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Margaret Thatcher's legacy

Margaret Thatcher transformed politics as the Britain's first female prime minister and her legacy will be debated for years to come.

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Kirstie Allsopp: Baroness Thatcher is 'a feminist icon'

Television presenter Kirstie Allsopp told ITV News that although Baroness Thatcher described herself as an anti-feminist, "simply by being, she is a feminist icon."

She added that having both a woman head of state and prime minister in the 1980's made you believe that "you could be anything."

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