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Ferdinand Mount

2 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 10 April 2013

A series of brief extracts from diverse writings that follow Margaret Thatcher's rise and fall. The authors include Barbara Castle, Alan Clark, John Major, Julian Barnes and others.

Prime Ministers find it difficult deciding when to call an election. Lady Thatcher was no exception, as Ferdinand Mount, one of her advisers, discovered in 1983. (Extract from Cold Cream).


Baroness Thatcher: 1925 - 2013

Margaret Thatcher

A selection of programmes on Baroness Thatcher's life and political legacy.

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