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Sat 13 Apr 2013 11:00 BBC Radio 4

28 minutes
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Saturday 13 April 2013

Elinor Goodman explores Margaret Thatcher's life and continuing political involvement as a 'back seat driver' after she ceased to be prime minister.

With interviews with former cabinet colleagues and others who knew her well, the programme examines how she attempted to influence her successors, often to the annoyance of many Conservatives although with the backing of her continuing supporters.


Baroness Thatcher: 1925 - 2013

Margaret Thatcher

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

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