Sussex Conservatives mourn death of Baroness Thatcher

Sussex Conservatives have been mourning the death of Baroness Thatcher - regarded by them as one of Britain’s greatest ever Prime Ministers.

Margaret Thatcher suffered ill health during her later years.
Margaret Thatcher suffered ill health during her later years.

Tributes are flooding in from across the county following her death (Monday April 8) after a prolonged period of ill health.

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Mrs Thatcher - Britain’s first and only female prime minister - came to power in 1979 and her supporters say she transformed Britain from the ‘sick man of the world’ back to a superpower.

She is expected to receive a full ceremonial funeral.

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