Mourners bid Thatcher farewell

Final respects have been paid to Baroness Thatcher as the former prime minister was carried with full military honours to St Paul's Cathedral for her funeral.

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Crowds an 'astonishing comment' on Thatcher's power

Boris Johnson said the crowds that had turned out to pay their respects to Baroness Thatcher were "an astonishing comment on her power".

He told ITV News: "I think it's an astonishing comment on her power, the way she spoke to people, after all the controversy over whether this was the right way to commemorate her today, the right kind of funeral to have, look at the size of the crowds who have turned out to pay their respects."

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