The legacy of Margaret Thatcher

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Thatcher saved UK  from slow decline - Allister Heath, editor of City A.M

Margaret Thatcher reversed our painful national decline - Andrew Lilico, fellow of the Institute of Economic Affairs and a columnist for ConservativeHome

The enduring principles of Thatcherism should still guide Britain today - Ryan Bourne, head of economic research at the Centre for Policy Studies

Cold warrior Maggie understood that freedom never comes cheap - Marc Sidwell, managing editor of City A.M.

Thatcher unleashed the forces that allowed my business career to flourish - Luke Johnson, chairman of Risk Capital Partners and Patisserie Valerie, and is a former chairman of Channel Four and Pizza Express

My memories of Thatcher: a decisive leader but also kind, tolerant and cautious - Peter Lilley, Conservative MP for Hitchin and Harpenden, and a Cabinet Minister in Margaret Thatcher’s third government

Remember the Iron Lady for her strength and weakness - Lord David Owen, former foreign secretary, and a co-founder of the Social Democratic Party