The only female British Prime Minister and 'Iron Lady' Margaret Thatcher has died from a stroke at the Ritz Hotel aged 87.
Yesterday, her spokesperson Lord Bell announced that: "It is with great sadness that Mark and Carol Thatcher announced that their mother Baroness Thatcher died peacefully following a stroke this morning."
Lady Thatcher had been staying at the hotel after being discharged from hospital at the end of 2012.
She will receive not a state funeral, but a ceremonial one...
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