Baroness Thatcher dies following a stroke
The former prime minister has died at the age of 87.
Margaret Thatcher died this morning following a stroke, her spokesman Lord Bell has announced.
"It is with great sadness that Mark and Carol Thatcher announced that their mother Baroness Thatcher died peacefully following a stroke this morning. A further statement will be made later."
Baroness Thatcher was Conservative prime minister from 1979 to 1990.