The Iron Lady has passed on, she has been in poor health for several years so this isn't totally unexpected. My condolences go out to the family. RIP Baroness Thatcher.Former Prime Minister Baroness Thatcher has died "peacefully" at the age of 87 after suffering a stroke, her family has announced.
Successor David Cameron called her a "great Briton" and the Queen spoke of her sadness at the death.
Lady Thatcher was Conservative prime minister from 1979 to 1990. She was the first woman to hold the role.
Ex-Prime Minister Baroness Thatcher dies