Receptions for Thatcher family and foreign dignitaries

Mark Thatcher and family arrive at the Guildhall.
Mark Thatcher and family arrive at the Guildhall.

Guests begin to arrive at the Guildhall for a reception of friends and family of Lady Thatcher. A separate reception to be hosted by Foreign Secretary William Hague at the Mansion House for representatives from foreign states and other distinguished foreign VIPs.

Foreign Secretary William Hague hosts a reception at Mansion House for foreign dignitaries.
Foreign Secretary William Hague hosts a reception at Mansion House for foreign dignitaries.

Advertisement

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.