The Queen, along with the Thatcher family, today led a congregation which included those who loved Margaret Thatcher and those who had had their deepest differences with her.
From Parliament to St Paul's, thousands gathered respectfully along the route. Among them were some who still vehemently dislike the Iron Lady. But there was little trouble.
Political Editor Tom Bradby reports:
The Queen led mourners at the ceremonial funeral of Baroness Thatcher in St Paul's Cathedral today as thousands lined the streets of London.
Falklands residents say they owe their freedom and their riches to Margaret Thatcher. Today they paused to reflect and to remember.
Baroness Thatcher was honoured with a ceremonial funeral at St Paul's Cathedral in the presence of the Queen and dignitaries.