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Covid restrictions in the north could 'be more harmful than Thatcher' - Burnham

Covid restrictions in the north could 'be more harmful than Thatcher' - Burnham

“If we look back at it in years to come you'll think that Covid-19 did more harm to the north of England than Margaret Thatcher and what she did in the 1980s"

Read full article: Covid restrictions in the north could 'b...→
Serena Williams denied place in US Open final by Victoria Azarenka comeback

Serena Williams denied place in US Open final by Victoria Azarenka comeback

Sixteen days shy of her 39th birthday, Serena Williams has once again come up short in her bid to equal Margaret Court’s record of 24 grand-slam singles titles [...]

Read full article: Serena Williams denied place in US Open ...→
How The Crown has recreated Princess Diana's iconic '80s looks

How The Crown has recreated Princess Diana's iconic '80s looks

In its three series so far, The Crown has delivered fashion moments galore, from Princess Margaret's It princess glamour, to the Queen's regal elegance and Pri [...]

Read full article: How The Crown has recreated Princess Dia...→
Gillian Anderson transforms into Thatcher in new The Crown images

Gillian Anderson transforms into Thatcher in new The Crown images

First look images from the fourth series of The Crown show Gillian Anderson posing outside 10 Downing Street in costume as former Prime Minister Margaret Thatc [...]

Read full article: Gillian Anderson transforms into Thatche...→

Miners strike 1984: the beginning of a struggle that decided the future of many

Miners strike 1984: the beginning of a struggle that decided the future of many North East communities. The miners strike saw Margaret Thatcher and the Tory go [...]

Read full article: Miners strike 1984: the beginning of a s...→
Margaret Thatcher’s brutal assessment of Princess Diana exposed

Margaret Thatcher’s brutal assessment of Princess Diana exposed

PRINCESS DIANA was on the receiving end of some harsh criticism from Margaret Thatcher, according to a royal biography.

Read full article: Margaret Thatcher’s brutal assessment of...→
Princess Margaret heartbreak: Never forgave mother for 'bone of contention' with Elizabeth

Princess Margaret heartbreak: Never forgave mother for 'bone of contention' with Elizabeth

PRINCESS MARGARET was the younger sister of Queen Elizabeth II. She sadly passed away in 2002, but her memory will not soon be forgotten by both those who knew [...]

Read full article: Princess Margaret heartbreak: Never forg...→
Boris Johnson's Brexit move slammed by Tory: ‘Thatcher would never do this!'

Boris Johnson's Brexit move slammed by Tory: ‘Thatcher would never do this!'

BREXIT trade talks erupted into chaos after Boris Johnson attempted to override the withdrawal agreement, a move Margaret Thatcher would never have done, accor [...]

Read full article: Boris Johnson's Brexit move slammed by T...→
Lottery millionaire has to pay £30,000 to ex-worker after 'mocking' his religion

Lottery millionaire has to pay £30,000 to ex-worker after 'mocking' his religion

Euromillions jackpot winner Margaret Loughrey, of Strabane, Northern Ireland, allegedly sent a photo of his Virgin Mary statue with a cigarette and whiskey in [...]

Read full article: Lottery millionaire has to pay £30,000 t...→
How Queen made stunning exception for ‘most intimate companion’ — rebel sister Margaret

How Queen made stunning exception for ‘most intimate companion’ — rebel sister Margaret

QUEEN ELIZABETH II is famously stoic but she once let her guard down and showed her emotions for her sister, Princess Margaret, unearthed reports show.

Read full article: How Queen made stunning exception for ‘m...→
Princess Margaret was 'wild child' who played DISGUSTING game - childhood friend tells all

Princess Margaret was 'wild child' who played DISGUSTING game - childhood friend tells all

PRINCESS MARGARET has been described as "unmanageable and childish" by a childhood friend, who has revealed the unusual game they used to participate in.

Read full article: Princess Margaret was 'wild child' who p...→
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Will she stand out in history as another great Elizabeth?

Will she stand out in history as another great Elizabeth?

ALATHEA FITZALAN HOWARD: I told Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret about the white lace I'm thinking of buying and when I mentioned a victory ball, they [...]

Read full article: Will she stand out in history as another...→
John Turner, former Canadian prime minister and friend of Princess Margaret, dies at 91

John Turner, former Canadian prime minister and friend of Princess Margaret, dies at 91

The dashing lawyer, who lost the top job after just 79 days in 1988, caused a stir when he danced with the British royal

Read full article: John Turner, former Canadian prime minis...→
Royal snub: Queen's brutal swipe at Margaret Thatcher laid bare

Royal snub: Queen's brutal swipe at Margaret Thatcher laid bare

QUEEN ELIZABETH II's relationship with former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher has unsurprisingly been the source of intrigue over the years - and a tell-all d [...]

Read full article: Royal snub: Queen's brutal swipe at Marg...→
Margaret Thatcher was Britain's first - and so far only - female Prime Minister,

Margaret Thatcher was Britain's first - and so far only - female Prime Minister,

Margaret Thatcher was Britain's first - and so far only - female Prime Minister, holding the position from 1979 to 1990. The daughter of a grocer from Grantham [...]

Read full article: Margaret Thatcher was Britain's first - ...→
War: How Conflict Shaped Us by Margaret MacMillan review — history from the arrow to the bomb

War: How Conflict Shaped Us by Margaret MacMillan review — history from the arrow to the bomb

Soldiers from two nuclear powers, China and India, have been fighting with clubs on the craggy border through the Himalayas. Mercenaries are pouring into Libya [...]

Read full article: War: How Conflict Shaped Us by Margaret ...→
Queen’s blunt comment about Princess Margaret and her scandalous affair

Queen’s blunt comment about Princess Margaret and her scandalous affair

QUEEN ELIZABETH II made a surprising remark about her sister Princess Margaret's controversial affair with Roddy Llewellyn, according to reports.

Read full article: Queen’s blunt comment about Princess Mar...→

End of furloughing hits poorest hardest and damages the economy

The Centre for Policy Studies, founded by Margaret Thatcher, is about as free-market, small-state as thinktanks come. So you’d have thought it an unhappy bedfe [...]

Read full article: End of furloughing hits poorest hardest ...→
The Crown's Helena Bonham Carter feels 'overwhelmed' by casting shake-up

The Crown's Helena Bonham Carter feels 'overwhelmed' by casting shake-up

ICONIC actress Helena Bonham-Carter films “overwhelmed” at having to hand over her role as Princess Margaret on Netflix’s The Crown to another actress. Bonham- [...]

Read full article: The Crown's Helena Bonham Carter feels '...→
SNP erupts in furious attack on 'reckless' Tories acting like 'Margaret Thatcher in 1980s'

SNP erupts in furious attack on 'reckless' Tories acting like 'Margaret Thatcher in 1980s'

THE SNP has accused the Government of making a "deliberate choice" to allow unemployment to increase "just like Margaret Thatcher did in the 1980s".

Read full article: SNP erupts in furious attack on 'reckles...→
Margaret Thatcher showed how negotiations with EU are done ‘You CAN get a good result’

Margaret Thatcher showed how negotiations with EU are done ‘You CAN get a good result’

MARGARET THATCHER showed how to get a good result in negotiations with the European Union, according to Conservative MP Sir John Redwood.

Read full article: Margaret Thatcher showed how negotiation...→
Margaret Atwood is this week's guest Full Disclosure With James O'Brien

Margaret Atwood is this week's guest Full Disclosure With James O'Brien

Author of the best-selling novel The Handmaid's Tale Margaret Atwood is this week's guest on Full Disclosure with James O'Brien.

Read full article: Margaret Atwood is this week's guest Ful...→
The Queen used to play 'spitting game' with Princess Margaret at Frogmore lake

The Queen used to play 'spitting game' with Princess Margaret at Frogmore lake

Queen Elizabeth II and Princess Margaret and their childhood friend Alathea Fitzalan Howard said the trio would cycle to the lake at Frogmore Cottage which wou [...]

Read full article: The Queen used to play 'spitting game' w...→
Meghan Markle’s struggles ‘stem from Princess Margaret’s outrageous affair’

Meghan Markle’s struggles ‘stem from Princess Margaret’s outrageous affair’

MEGHAN MARKLE's protests against life on the royal frontline originate from the controversies Princess Margaret brought to the Palace gates, a report has claim [...]

Read full article: Meghan Markle’s struggles ‘stem from Pri...→
Opinion: Recording pregnant women’s alcohol use is straight out of Gilead

Opinion: Recording pregnant women’s alcohol use is straight out of Gilead

Policing women’s bodies like they do in Margaret Atwood’s ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’, is not the way to prevent Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Read full article: Opinion: Recording pregnant women’s alco...→
Who Dares Wins by Dominic Sandbrook Penguin £14.99 The fifth volume of Sandbrook [...]

Who Dares Wins by Dominic Sandbrook Penguin £14.99 The fifth volume of Sandbrook [...]

Who Dares Wins by Dominic Sandbrook Penguin £14.99 The fifth volume of Sandbrook’s superb history of Britain from the 1950s covers the early years of Margaret [...]

Read full article: Who Dares Wins by Dominic Sandbrook Peng...→
Why Harry left Royal Family but Princess Margaret stayed — despite very similar dilemma

Why Harry left Royal Family but Princess Margaret stayed — despite very similar dilemma

PRINCE HARRY claimed he had "no option" other than to leave royal life - but his great aunt, Princess Margaret, faced similar difficulties to the Duke of Susse [...]

Read full article: Why Harry left Royal Family but Princess...→
Margaret Atwood: 'The chilling parallels between The Handmaid’s Tale and our post-pandemic world'

Margaret Atwood: 'The chilling parallels between The Handmaid’s Tale and our post-pandemic world'

In an exclusive piece, Margaret Atwood writes about revisiting her dystopian classic after 35 years... and how ‘creeped out’ she was

Read full article: Margaret Atwood: 'The chilling parallels...→
Prince Charles’ radical plan to fund Royal Family - which Margaret Thatcher REJECTED

Prince Charles’ radical plan to fund Royal Family - which Margaret Thatcher REJECTED

MARGARET Thatcher's government rejected Prince Charles's plan to fund the Royal Family differently amid fears the public would realise the monarchy cost almost [...]

Read full article: Prince Charles’ radical plan to fund Roy...→
Great-great-grandmother creates 'Knittingale' hospital to help NHS

Great-great-grandmother creates 'Knittingale' hospital to help NHS

A great-great-grandmother spent three months knitting a model hospital to raise funds for the NHS. Margaret Seaman, 91, has called her masterpiece "Knittingale [...]

Read full article: Great-great-grandmother creates 'Knittin...→
The Crown: Queen and Margaret Thatcher portrayed as 'twins'

The Crown: Queen and Margaret Thatcher portrayed as 'twins'

The creator of The Crown, Peter Morgan, told Vanity Fair the fourth season of the hit Netflix series will portray the Queen and Margaret Thatcher as 'twins who [...]

Read full article: The Crown: Queen and Margaret Thatcher p...→
First look at The Crown season four with Princess Diana and Margaret Thatcher

First look at The Crown season four with Princess Diana and Margaret Thatcher

The award-winning series tells the inside story of the decades-long reign of Queen Elizabeth II, and shows the struggle between her private and public self

Read full article: First look at The Crown season four with...→
The teenage parlour maid who inspired a photographic genius

The teenage parlour maid who inspired a photographic genius

Julia Margaret Cameron's partnership with her muse Mary Hillier was one of the most extraordinary in all photography, as a new book reveals

Read full article: The teenage parlour maid who inspired a ...→
Women called Margaret 'tightest with cash' while Emma most likely to splash out

Women called Margaret 'tightest with cash' while Emma most likely to splash out

A poll of 5,000 Britons found that while women Margarets are the tightest with cash, women called Emma are most likely to spend the majority of their salary in [...]

Read full article: Women called Margaret 'tightest with cas...→
The wrong type of author

The wrong type of author

Author of The Handmaid’s Tale, Margaret Atwood, regrets not becoming a typist. Despite having written 18 novels she still can’t touch type because, as a school [...]

Read full article: The wrong type of author...→
Margaret Ritchie warns more Troubles victims will die without receiving compensation payments

Margaret Ritchie warns more Troubles victims will die without receiving compensation payments

A NORTHERN Ireland peer has warned that more Troubles victims will die without receiving compensation payments if the government does not release money for the [...]

Read full article: Margaret Ritchie warns more Troubles vic...→
Queen Elizabeth II used to play ‘spitting game’ at Frogmore with Princess Margaret

Queen Elizabeth II used to play ‘spitting game’ at Frogmore with Princess Margaret

THE QUEEN took part in a "spitting competition" with her sister Princess Margaret when the pair were growing up according to a new book.

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II used to play ‘spittin...→
Peter Rhodes on the happiest age, forgotten heroes and cops arresting the flipping floppy folk

Peter Rhodes on the happiest age, forgotten heroes and cops arresting the flipping floppy folk

The recent screening of the 1942 classic Casablanca on BBC4, uncut and unspoiled by adverts, was a delight. It also contained a surprise. Have you noticed how [...]

Read full article: Peter Rhodes on the happiest age, forgot...→
Police taunted striking miners with 'fish suppers and £20 notes outside cells'

Police taunted striking miners with 'fish suppers and £20 notes outside cells'

Allegations that hungry and skint miners were goaded by cops during the battle with Margaret Thatcher's Tory regime are contained in a report commissioned by t [...]

Read full article: Police taunted striking miners with 'fis...→
Former Labour minister says party is 'out of touch' with Brits

Former Labour minister says party is 'out of touch' with Brits

A FORMER Labour Minister fears her party is “out of touch” which has “lost connection” with the public. Respected senior party figure Dame Margaret Hodge conce [...]

Read full article: Former Labour minister says party is 'ou...→
Helena Bonham Carter says she will appear at lockdown Emmys in the nude

Helena Bonham Carter says she will appear at lockdown Emmys in the nude

EXCLUSIVE: The star is up for best supporting actress playing Princess Margaret in Netflix’s The Crown at this year's virtual awards, and it wouldn't be the fi [...]

Read full article: Helena Bonham Carter says she will appea...→
Man who murdered his wife caused caused cops to reopen the case

Man who murdered his wife caused caused cops to reopen the case

Scott Purk had originally convinced authorities that the death of his pregnant wife, Margaret, in Akron, Ohio, had been a suicide in March 1985, but he was lat [...]

Read full article: Man who murdered his wife caused caused ...→
The Tories must heed Margaret Thatcher's words before they shame us before the world

The Tories must heed Margaret Thatcher's words before they shame us before the world

Threatening to break international law, abandoning free trade with Europe and seeking to use state aid makes a mockery of Maggie's legacy

Read full article: The Tories must heed Margaret Thatcher's...→
Covid restrictions in the north could 'be more harmful than Thatcher' - Burnham

Covid restrictions in the north could 'be more harmful than Thatcher' - Burnham

“If we look back at it in years to come you'll think that Covid-19 did more harm to the north of England than Margaret Thatcher and what she did in the 1980s"

Read full article: Covid restrictions in the north could 'b...→
Great-great-grandmother creates 'Knittingale' hospital to help NHS

Great-great-grandmother creates 'Knittingale' hospital to help NHS

A great-great-grandmother spent three months knitting a model hospital to raise funds for the NHS. Margaret Seaman, 91, has called her masterpiece "Knittingale [...]

Read full article: Great-great-grandmother creates 'Knittin...→
Queen’s blunt comment about Princess Margaret and her scandalous affair

Queen’s blunt comment about Princess Margaret and her scandalous affair

QUEEN ELIZABETH II made a surprising remark about her sister Princess Margaret's controversial affair with Roddy Llewellyn, according to reports.

Read full article: Queen’s blunt comment about Princess Mar...→
How The Crown has recreated Princess Diana's iconic '80s looks

How The Crown has recreated Princess Diana's iconic '80s looks

In its three series so far, The Crown has delivered fashion moments galore, from Princess Margaret's It princess glamour, to the Queen's regal elegance and Pri [...]

Read full article: How The Crown has recreated Princess Dia...→
First look at The Crown season four with Princess Diana and Margaret Thatcher

First look at The Crown season four with Princess Diana and Margaret Thatcher

The award-winning series tells the inside story of the decades-long reign of Queen Elizabeth II, and shows the struggle between her private and public self

Read full article: First look at The Crown season four with...→

End of furloughing hits poorest hardest and damages the economy

The Centre for Policy Studies, founded by Margaret Thatcher, is about as free-market, small-state as thinktanks come. So you’d have thought it an unhappy bedfe [...]

Read full article: End of furloughing hits poorest hardest ...→

Miners strike 1984: the beginning of a struggle that decided the future of many

Miners strike 1984: the beginning of a struggle that decided the future of many North East communities. The miners strike saw Margaret Thatcher and the Tory go [...]

Read full article: Miners strike 1984: the beginning of a s...→
The teenage parlour maid who inspired a photographic genius

The teenage parlour maid who inspired a photographic genius

Julia Margaret Cameron's partnership with her muse Mary Hillier was one of the most extraordinary in all photography, as a new book reveals

Read full article: The teenage parlour maid who inspired a ...→
SNP erupts in furious attack on 'reckless' Tories acting like 'Margaret Thatcher in 1980s'

SNP erupts in furious attack on 'reckless' Tories acting like 'Margaret Thatcher in 1980s'

THE SNP has accused the Government of making a "deliberate choice" to allow unemployment to increase "just like Margaret Thatcher did in the 1980s".

Read full article: SNP erupts in furious attack on 'reckles...→
Princess Margaret heartbreak: Never forgave mother for 'bone of contention' with Elizabeth

Princess Margaret heartbreak: Never forgave mother for 'bone of contention' with Elizabeth

PRINCESS MARGARET was the younger sister of Queen Elizabeth II. She sadly passed away in 2002, but her memory will not soon be forgotten by both those who knew [...]

Read full article: Princess Margaret heartbreak: Never forg...→
The wrong type of author

The wrong type of author

Author of The Handmaid’s Tale, Margaret Atwood, regrets not becoming a typist. Despite having written 18 novels she still can’t touch type because, as a school [...]

Read full article: The wrong type of author...→
Margaret Atwood is this week's guest Full Disclosure With James O'Brien

Margaret Atwood is this week's guest Full Disclosure With James O'Brien

Author of the best-selling novel The Handmaid's Tale Margaret Atwood is this week's guest on Full Disclosure with James O'Brien.

Read full article: Margaret Atwood is this week's guest Ful...→
Lottery millionaire has to pay £30,000 to ex-worker after 'mocking' his religion

Lottery millionaire has to pay £30,000 to ex-worker after 'mocking' his religion

Euromillions jackpot winner Margaret Loughrey, of Strabane, Northern Ireland, allegedly sent a photo of his Virgin Mary statue with a cigarette and whiskey in [...]

Read full article: Lottery millionaire has to pay £30,000 t...→
Queen Elizabeth II used to play ‘spitting game’ at Frogmore with Princess Margaret

Queen Elizabeth II used to play ‘spitting game’ at Frogmore with Princess Margaret

THE QUEEN took part in a "spitting competition" with her sister Princess Margaret when the pair were growing up according to a new book.

Read full article: Queen Elizabeth II used to play ‘spittin...→
Princess Margaret was 'wild child' who played DISGUSTING game - childhood friend tells all

Princess Margaret was 'wild child' who played DISGUSTING game - childhood friend tells all

PRINCESS MARGARET has been described as "unmanageable and childish" by a childhood friend, who has revealed the unusual game they used to participate in.

Read full article: Princess Margaret was 'wild child' who p...→
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Police taunted striking miners with 'fish suppers and £20 notes outside cells'

Police taunted striking miners with 'fish suppers and £20 notes outside cells'

Allegations that hungry and skint miners were goaded by cops during the battle with Margaret Thatcher's Tory regime are contained in a report commissioned by t [...]

Read full article: Police taunted striking miners with 'fis...→
Opinion: Recording pregnant women’s alcohol use is straight out of Gilead

Opinion: Recording pregnant women’s alcohol use is straight out of Gilead

Policing women’s bodies like they do in Margaret Atwood’s ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’, is not the way to prevent Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Read full article: Opinion: Recording pregnant women’s alco...→
John Turner, former Canadian prime minister and friend of Princess Margaret, dies at 91

John Turner, former Canadian prime minister and friend of Princess Margaret, dies at 91

The dashing lawyer, who lost the top job after just 79 days in 1988, caused a stir when he danced with the British royal

Read full article: John Turner, former Canadian prime minis...→
Helena Bonham Carter says she will appear at lockdown Emmys in the nude

Helena Bonham Carter says she will appear at lockdown Emmys in the nude

EXCLUSIVE: The star is up for best supporting actress playing Princess Margaret in Netflix’s The Crown at this year's virtual awards, and it wouldn't be the fi [...]

Read full article: Helena Bonham Carter says she will appea...→
Margaret Thatcher was Britain's first - and so far only - female Prime Minister,

Margaret Thatcher was Britain's first - and so far only - female Prime Minister,

Margaret Thatcher was Britain's first - and so far only - female Prime Minister, holding the position from 1979 to 1990. The daughter of a grocer from Grantham [...]

Read full article: Margaret Thatcher was Britain's first - ...→
Man who murdered his wife caused caused cops to reopen the case

Man who murdered his wife caused caused cops to reopen the case

Scott Purk had originally convinced authorities that the death of his pregnant wife, Margaret, in Akron, Ohio, had been a suicide in March 1985, but he was lat [...]

Read full article: Man who murdered his wife caused caused ...→
Margaret Atwood: 'The chilling parallels between The Handmaid’s Tale and our post-pandemic world'

Margaret Atwood: 'The chilling parallels between The Handmaid’s Tale and our post-pandemic world'

In an exclusive piece, Margaret Atwood writes about revisiting her dystopian classic after 35 years... and how ‘creeped out’ she was

Read full article: Margaret Atwood: 'The chilling parallels...→
War: How Conflict Shaped Us by Margaret MacMillan review — history from the arrow to the bomb

War: How Conflict Shaped Us by Margaret MacMillan review — history from the arrow to the bomb

Soldiers from two nuclear powers, China and India, have been fighting with clubs on the craggy border through the Himalayas. Mercenaries are pouring into Libya [...]

Read full article: War: How Conflict Shaped Us by Margaret ...→
Serena Williams denied place in US Open final by Victoria Azarenka comeback

Serena Williams denied place in US Open final by Victoria Azarenka comeback

Sixteen days shy of her 39th birthday, Serena Williams has once again come up short in her bid to equal Margaret Court’s record of 24 grand-slam singles titles [...]

Read full article: Serena Williams denied place in US Open ...→
The Crown: Queen and Margaret Thatcher portrayed as 'twins'

The Crown: Queen and Margaret Thatcher portrayed as 'twins'

The creator of The Crown, Peter Morgan, told Vanity Fair the fourth season of the hit Netflix series will portray the Queen and Margaret Thatcher as 'twins who [...]

Read full article: The Crown: Queen and Margaret Thatcher p...→
Gillian Anderson transforms into Thatcher in new The Crown images

Gillian Anderson transforms into Thatcher in new The Crown images

First look images from the fourth series of The Crown show Gillian Anderson posing outside 10 Downing Street in costume as former Prime Minister Margaret Thatc [...]

Read full article: Gillian Anderson transforms into Thatche...→
The Crown's Helena Bonham Carter feels 'overwhelmed' by casting shake-up

The Crown's Helena Bonham Carter feels 'overwhelmed' by casting shake-up

ICONIC actress Helena Bonham-Carter films “overwhelmed” at having to hand over her role as Princess Margaret on Netflix’s The Crown to another actress. Bonham- [...]

Read full article: The Crown's Helena Bonham Carter feels '...→
Margaret Thatcher’s brutal assessment of Princess Diana exposed

Margaret Thatcher’s brutal assessment of Princess Diana exposed

PRINCESS DIANA was on the receiving end of some harsh criticism from Margaret Thatcher, according to a royal biography.

Read full article: Margaret Thatcher’s brutal assessment of...→
Women called Margaret 'tightest with cash' while Emma most likely to splash out

Women called Margaret 'tightest with cash' while Emma most likely to splash out

A poll of 5,000 Britons found that while women Margarets are the tightest with cash, women called Emma are most likely to spend the majority of their salary in [...]

Read full article: Women called Margaret 'tightest with cas...→
Margaret Thatcher showed how negotiations with EU are done ‘You CAN get a good result’

Margaret Thatcher showed how negotiations with EU are done ‘You CAN get a good result’

MARGARET THATCHER showed how to get a good result in negotiations with the European Union, according to Conservative MP Sir John Redwood.

Read full article: Margaret Thatcher showed how negotiation...→
Boris Johnson's Brexit move slammed by Tory: ‘Thatcher would never do this!'

Boris Johnson's Brexit move slammed by Tory: ‘Thatcher would never do this!'

BREXIT trade talks erupted into chaos after Boris Johnson attempted to override the withdrawal agreement, a move Margaret Thatcher would never have done, accor [...]

Read full article: Boris Johnson's Brexit move slammed by T...→
Margaret Ritchie warns more Troubles victims will die without receiving compensation payments

Margaret Ritchie warns more Troubles victims will die without receiving compensation payments

A NORTHERN Ireland peer has warned that more Troubles victims will die without receiving compensation payments if the government does not release money for the [...]

Read full article: Margaret Ritchie warns more Troubles vic...→
The Queen used to play 'spitting game' with Princess Margaret at Frogmore lake

The Queen used to play 'spitting game' with Princess Margaret at Frogmore lake

Queen Elizabeth II and Princess Margaret and their childhood friend Alathea Fitzalan Howard said the trio would cycle to the lake at Frogmore Cottage which wou [...]

Read full article: The Queen used to play 'spitting game' w...→
How Queen made stunning exception for ‘most intimate companion’ — rebel sister Margaret

How Queen made stunning exception for ‘most intimate companion’ — rebel sister Margaret

QUEEN ELIZABETH II is famously stoic but she once let her guard down and showed her emotions for her sister, Princess Margaret, unearthed reports show.

Read full article: How Queen made stunning exception for ‘m...→
Peter Rhodes on the happiest age, forgotten heroes and cops arresting the flipping floppy folk

Peter Rhodes on the happiest age, forgotten heroes and cops arresting the flipping floppy folk

The recent screening of the 1942 classic Casablanca on BBC4, uncut and unspoiled by adverts, was a delight. It also contained a surprise. Have you noticed how [...]

Read full article: Peter Rhodes on the happiest age, forgot...→
Meghan Markle’s struggles ‘stem from Princess Margaret’s outrageous affair’

Meghan Markle’s struggles ‘stem from Princess Margaret’s outrageous affair’

MEGHAN MARKLE's protests against life on the royal frontline originate from the controversies Princess Margaret brought to the Palace gates, a report has claim [...]

Read full article: Meghan Markle’s struggles ‘stem from Pri...→
Will she stand out in history as another great Elizabeth?

Will she stand out in history as another great Elizabeth?

ALATHEA FITZALAN HOWARD: I told Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret about the white lace I'm thinking of buying and when I mentioned a victory ball, they [...]

Read full article: Will she stand out in history as another...→
Former Labour minister says party is 'out of touch' with Brits

Former Labour minister says party is 'out of touch' with Brits

A FORMER Labour Minister fears her party is “out of touch” which has “lost connection” with the public. Respected senior party figure Dame Margaret Hodge conce [...]

Read full article: Former Labour minister says party is 'ou...→
Who Dares Wins by Dominic Sandbrook Penguin £14.99 The fifth volume of Sandbrook [...]

Who Dares Wins by Dominic Sandbrook Penguin £14.99 The fifth volume of Sandbrook [...]

Who Dares Wins by Dominic Sandbrook Penguin £14.99 The fifth volume of Sandbrook’s superb history of Britain from the 1950s covers the early years of Margaret [...]

Read full article: Who Dares Wins by Dominic Sandbrook Peng...→
Royal snub: Queen's brutal swipe at Margaret Thatcher laid bare

Royal snub: Queen's brutal swipe at Margaret Thatcher laid bare

QUEEN ELIZABETH II's relationship with former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher has unsurprisingly been the source of intrigue over the years - and a tell-all d [...]

Read full article: Royal snub: Queen's brutal swipe at Marg...→
Why Harry left Royal Family but Princess Margaret stayed — despite very similar dilemma

Why Harry left Royal Family but Princess Margaret stayed — despite very similar dilemma

PRINCE HARRY claimed he had "no option" other than to leave royal life - but his great aunt, Princess Margaret, faced similar difficulties to the Duke of Susse [...]

Read full article: Why Harry left Royal Family but Princess...→
The Tories must heed Margaret Thatcher's words before they shame us before the world

The Tories must heed Margaret Thatcher's words before they shame us before the world

Threatening to break international law, abandoning free trade with Europe and seeking to use state aid makes a mockery of Maggie's legacy

Read full article: The Tories must heed Margaret Thatcher's...→
Prince Charles’ radical plan to fund Royal Family - which Margaret Thatcher REJECTED

Prince Charles’ radical plan to fund Royal Family - which Margaret Thatcher REJECTED

MARGARET Thatcher's government rejected Prince Charles's plan to fund the Royal Family differently amid fears the public would realise the monarchy cost almost [...]

Read full article: Prince Charles’ radical plan to fund Roy...→
Covid restrictions in the north could 'be more harmful than Thatcher' - Burnham

Covid restrictions in the north could 'be more harmful than Thatcher' - Burnham

“If we look back at it in years to come you'll think that Covid-19 did more harm to the north of England than Margaret Thatcher and what she did in the 1980s"

Read full article: Covid restrictions in the north could 'b...→
War: How Conflict Shaped Us by Margaret MacMillan review — history from the arrow to the bomb

War: How Conflict Shaped Us by Margaret MacMillan review — history from the arrow to the bomb

Soldiers from two nuclear powers, China and India, have been fighting with clubs on the craggy border through the Himalayas. Mercenaries are pouring into Libya [...]

Read full article: War: How Conflict Shaped Us by Margaret ...→
Great-great-grandmother creates 'Knittingale' hospital to help NHS

Great-great-grandmother creates 'Knittingale' hospital to help NHS

A great-great-grandmother spent three months knitting a model hospital to raise funds for the NHS. Margaret Seaman, 91, has called her masterpiece "Knittingale [...]

Read full article: Great-great-grandmother creates 'Knittin...→
Serena Williams denied place in US Open final by Victoria Azarenka comeback

Serena Williams denied place in US Open final by Victoria Azarenka comeback

Sixteen days shy of her 39th birthday, Serena Williams has once again come up short in her bid to equal Margaret Court’s record of 24 grand-slam singles titles [...]

Read full article: Serena Williams denied place in US Open ...→
Queen’s blunt comment about Princess Margaret and her scandalous affair

Queen’s blunt comment about Princess Margaret and her scandalous affair

QUEEN ELIZABETH II made a surprising remark about her sister Princess Margaret's controversial affair with Roddy Llewellyn, according to reports.

Read full article: Queen’s blunt comment about Princess Mar...→
The Crown: Queen and Margaret Thatcher portrayed as 'twins'

The Crown: Queen and Margaret Thatcher portrayed as 'twins'

The creator of The Crown, Peter Morgan, told Vanity Fair the fourth season of the hit Netflix series will portray the Queen and Margaret Thatcher as 'twins who [...]

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How The Crown has recreated Princess Diana's iconic '80s looks

How The Crown has recreated Princess Diana's iconic '80s looks

In its three series so far, The Crown has delivered fashion moments galore, from Princess Margaret's It princess glamour, to the Queen's regal elegance and Pri [...]

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First look at The Crown season four with Princess Diana and Margaret Thatcher

First look at The Crown season four with Princess Diana and Margaret Thatcher

The award-winning series tells the inside story of the decades-long reign of Queen Elizabeth II, and shows the struggle between her private and public self

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Gillian Anderson transforms into Thatcher in new The Crown images

Gillian Anderson transforms into Thatcher in new The Crown images

First look images from the fourth series of The Crown show Gillian Anderson posing outside 10 Downing Street in costume as former Prime Minister Margaret Thatc [...]

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End of furloughing hits poorest hardest and damages the economy

The Centre for Policy Studies, founded by Margaret Thatcher, is about as free-market, small-state as thinktanks come. So you’d have thought it an unhappy bedfe [...]

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Miners strike 1984: the beginning of a struggle that decided the future of many

Miners strike 1984: the beginning of a struggle that decided the future of many North East communities. The miners strike saw Margaret Thatcher and the Tory go [...]

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The Crown's Helena Bonham Carter feels 'overwhelmed' by casting shake-up

The Crown's Helena Bonham Carter feels 'overwhelmed' by casting shake-up

ICONIC actress Helena Bonham-Carter films “overwhelmed” at having to hand over her role as Princess Margaret on Netflix’s The Crown to another actress. Bonham- [...]

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The teenage parlour maid who inspired a photographic genius

The teenage parlour maid who inspired a photographic genius

Julia Margaret Cameron's partnership with her muse Mary Hillier was one of the most extraordinary in all photography, as a new book reveals

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Margaret Thatcher’s brutal assessment of Princess Diana exposed

Margaret Thatcher’s brutal assessment of Princess Diana exposed

PRINCESS DIANA was on the receiving end of some harsh criticism from Margaret Thatcher, according to a royal biography.

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SNP erupts in furious attack on 'reckless' Tories acting like 'Margaret Thatcher in 1980s'

SNP erupts in furious attack on 'reckless' Tories acting like 'Margaret Thatcher in 1980s'

THE SNP has accused the Government of making a "deliberate choice" to allow unemployment to increase "just like Margaret Thatcher did in the 1980s".

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Women called Margaret 'tightest with cash' while Emma most likely to splash out

Women called Margaret 'tightest with cash' while Emma most likely to splash out

A poll of 5,000 Britons found that while women Margarets are the tightest with cash, women called Emma are most likely to spend the majority of their salary in [...]

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Princess Margaret heartbreak: Never forgave mother for 'bone of contention' with Elizabeth

Princess Margaret heartbreak: Never forgave mother for 'bone of contention' with Elizabeth

PRINCESS MARGARET was the younger sister of Queen Elizabeth II. She sadly passed away in 2002, but her memory will not soon be forgotten by both those who knew [...]

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Margaret Thatcher showed how negotiations with EU are done ‘You CAN get a good result’

Margaret Thatcher showed how negotiations with EU are done ‘You CAN get a good result’

MARGARET THATCHER showed how to get a good result in negotiations with the European Union, according to Conservative MP Sir John Redwood.

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The wrong type of author

The wrong type of author

Author of The Handmaid’s Tale, Margaret Atwood, regrets not becoming a typist. Despite having written 18 novels she still can’t touch type because, as a school [...]

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Boris Johnson's Brexit move slammed by Tory: ‘Thatcher would never do this!'

Boris Johnson's Brexit move slammed by Tory: ‘Thatcher would never do this!'

BREXIT trade talks erupted into chaos after Boris Johnson attempted to override the withdrawal agreement, a move Margaret Thatcher would never have done, accor [...]

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Margaret Atwood is this week's guest Full Disclosure With James O'Brien

Margaret Atwood is this week's guest Full Disclosure With James O'Brien

Author of the best-selling novel The Handmaid's Tale Margaret Atwood is this week's guest on Full Disclosure with James O'Brien.

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Margaret Ritchie warns more Troubles victims will die without receiving compensation payments

Margaret Ritchie warns more Troubles victims will die without receiving compensation payments

A NORTHERN Ireland peer has warned that more Troubles victims will die without receiving compensation payments if the government does not release money for the [...]

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Lottery millionaire has to pay £30,000 to ex-worker after 'mocking' his religion

Lottery millionaire has to pay £30,000 to ex-worker after 'mocking' his religion

Euromillions jackpot winner Margaret Loughrey, of Strabane, Northern Ireland, allegedly sent a photo of his Virgin Mary statue with a cigarette and whiskey in [...]

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The Queen used to play 'spitting game' with Princess Margaret at Frogmore lake

The Queen used to play 'spitting game' with Princess Margaret at Frogmore lake

Queen Elizabeth II and Princess Margaret and their childhood friend Alathea Fitzalan Howard said the trio would cycle to the lake at Frogmore Cottage which wou [...]

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Queen Elizabeth II used to play ‘spitting game’ at Frogmore with Princess Margaret

Queen Elizabeth II used to play ‘spitting game’ at Frogmore with Princess Margaret

THE QUEEN took part in a "spitting competition" with her sister Princess Margaret when the pair were growing up according to a new book.

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How Queen made stunning exception for ‘most intimate companion’ — rebel sister Margaret

How Queen made stunning exception for ‘most intimate companion’ — rebel sister Margaret

QUEEN ELIZABETH II is famously stoic but she once let her guard down and showed her emotions for her sister, Princess Margaret, unearthed reports show.

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Peter Rhodes on the happiest age, forgotten heroes and cops arresting the flipping floppy folk

Peter Rhodes on the happiest age, forgotten heroes and cops arresting the flipping floppy folk

The recent screening of the 1942 classic Casablanca on BBC4, uncut and unspoiled by adverts, was a delight. It also contained a surprise. Have you noticed how [...]

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Princess Margaret was 'wild child' who played DISGUSTING game - childhood friend tells all

Princess Margaret was 'wild child' who played DISGUSTING game - childhood friend tells all

PRINCESS MARGARET has been described as "unmanageable and childish" by a childhood friend, who has revealed the unusual game they used to participate in.

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Meghan Markle’s struggles ‘stem from Princess Margaret’s outrageous affair’

Meghan Markle’s struggles ‘stem from Princess Margaret’s outrageous affair’

MEGHAN MARKLE's protests against life on the royal frontline originate from the controversies Princess Margaret brought to the Palace gates, a report has claim [...]

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Police taunted striking miners with 'fish suppers and £20 notes outside cells'

Police taunted striking miners with 'fish suppers and £20 notes outside cells'

Allegations that hungry and skint miners were goaded by cops during the battle with Margaret Thatcher's Tory regime are contained in a report commissioned by t [...]

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Will she stand out in history as another great Elizabeth?

Will she stand out in history as another great Elizabeth?

ALATHEA FITZALAN HOWARD: I told Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret about the white lace I'm thinking of buying and when I mentioned a victory ball, they [...]

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Opinion: Recording pregnant women’s alcohol use is straight out of Gilead

Opinion: Recording pregnant women’s alcohol use is straight out of Gilead

Policing women’s bodies like they do in Margaret Atwood’s ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’, is not the way to prevent Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

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Former Labour minister says party is 'out of touch' with Brits

Former Labour minister says party is 'out of touch' with Brits

A FORMER Labour Minister fears her party is “out of touch” which has “lost connection” with the public. Respected senior party figure Dame Margaret Hodge conce [...]

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John Turner, former Canadian prime minister and friend of Princess Margaret, dies at 91

John Turner, former Canadian prime minister and friend of Princess Margaret, dies at 91

The dashing lawyer, who lost the top job after just 79 days in 1988, caused a stir when he danced with the British royal

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Who Dares Wins by Dominic Sandbrook Penguin £14.99 The fifth volume of Sandbrook [...]

Who Dares Wins by Dominic Sandbrook Penguin £14.99 The fifth volume of Sandbrook [...]

Who Dares Wins by Dominic Sandbrook Penguin £14.99 The fifth volume of Sandbrook’s superb history of Britain from the 1950s covers the early years of Margaret [...]

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Helena Bonham Carter says she will appear at lockdown Emmys in the nude

Helena Bonham Carter says she will appear at lockdown Emmys in the nude

EXCLUSIVE: The star is up for best supporting actress playing Princess Margaret in Netflix’s The Crown at this year's virtual awards, and it wouldn't be the fi [...]

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Royal snub: Queen's brutal swipe at Margaret Thatcher laid bare

Royal snub: Queen's brutal swipe at Margaret Thatcher laid bare

QUEEN ELIZABETH II's relationship with former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher has unsurprisingly been the source of intrigue over the years - and a tell-all d [...]

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Margaret Thatcher was Britain's first - and so far only - female Prime Minister,

Margaret Thatcher was Britain's first - and so far only - female Prime Minister,

Margaret Thatcher was Britain's first - and so far only - female Prime Minister, holding the position from 1979 to 1990. The daughter of a grocer from Grantham [...]

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Why Harry left Royal Family but Princess Margaret stayed — despite very similar dilemma

Why Harry left Royal Family but Princess Margaret stayed — despite very similar dilemma

PRINCE HARRY claimed he had "no option" other than to leave royal life - but his great aunt, Princess Margaret, faced similar difficulties to the Duke of Susse [...]

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Man who murdered his wife caused caused cops to reopen the case

Man who murdered his wife caused caused cops to reopen the case

Scott Purk had originally convinced authorities that the death of his pregnant wife, Margaret, in Akron, Ohio, had been a suicide in March 1985, but he was lat [...]

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Margaret Atwood: 'The chilling parallels between The Handmaid’s Tale and our post-pandemic world'

Margaret Atwood: 'The chilling parallels between The Handmaid’s Tale and our post-pandemic world'

In an exclusive piece, Margaret Atwood writes about revisiting her dystopian classic after 35 years... and how ‘creeped out’ she was

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The Tories must heed Margaret Thatcher's words before they shame us before the world

The Tories must heed Margaret Thatcher's words before they shame us before the world

Threatening to break international law, abandoning free trade with Europe and seeking to use state aid makes a mockery of Maggie's legacy

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Prince Charles’ radical plan to fund Royal Family - which Margaret Thatcher REJECTED

Prince Charles’ radical plan to fund Royal Family - which Margaret Thatcher REJECTED

MARGARET Thatcher's government rejected Prince Charles's plan to fund the Royal Family differently amid fears the public would realise the monarchy cost almost [...]

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