Agence France-Presse. The issue of whether to fly the flag at half-mast for her funeral caused controversy for some councils where local feelings remained hostile. Some of Thatcher's supporters expressed disappointment that she would not be given a full state funeral. Retrieved 20 February Official Charts Company. The Northern Echo. Scottish National Party leader and First Minister Alex Salmond acknowledged that "Margaret Thatcher was a truly formidable prime minister whose policies defined a political generation". The Witch Is Dead " from The Wizard of Oz into the UK Singles Chart followed by a counter-campaign adopted by Thatcher supporters in favour of the tongue-in-cheek punk song " I'm in Love with Margaret Thatcher " by the Notsensibleswhich had been started by the band's lead singer. Retrieved 18 May
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On 8 Aprilformer British Prime Minister. Baroness Thatcher, Britain's greatest post-war prime minister, has died at the age of 87 after suffering a stroke, her family has announced. This article is more than 6 years old Margaret Thatcher, the most dominant British prime minister since Winston Churchill in and a that their mother Baroness Thatcher died peacefully following a stroke this morning.
The arrangements were similar to those for the Queen Mother in and for Diana, Princess of Wales inexcept with greater military honours as she had been a former head of government.
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Margaret Hilda Thatcher, Baroness Thatcher, LG, OM, DStJ, PC, FRS, HonFRSC was a British County of Lincolnshire) which entitled her to sit in the House of Lords. Inshe died of a stroke at the Ritz Hotel in London, at the age of The first woman to be UK prime minister, Baroness Thatcher, has died at the age of 87 following a stroke, her spokesman has said.
Aitken, Jonathan Thatcher suffered several small strokes in and was advised by her doctors not to engage in any more public speaking.
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Former Green Party leader Caroline Lucas voiced regret that, although Thatcher was the first female prime minister, "she did little for women either inside or outside the House of Commons". Daily Record. Retrieved 15 April Wikimedia Commons has media related to Funeral of Margaret Thatcher.