Thursday 23 October 2014

Stars at Lady Thatcher's funeral

Published 17/04/2013 | 15:17

Katherine Jenkins attended the funeral service of Baroness Thatcher
Jeremy Clarkson was among the mourners at the service at St Paul's Cathedral
Singer Dame Shirley Bassey attended the funeral service in London

Celebrities from singer Katherine Jenkins to Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson have joined royals and world dignitaries at Lady Thatcher's funeral.

A Who's Who of politics attended the ceremonial event for the former Prime Minister at St Paul's Cathedral.

But celebrities from the worlds of TV, music and fashion were also there, including Dynasty star Joan Collins and veteran singer Dame Shirley Bassey.

Fashion designer Anya Hindmarch, composer Andrew Lloyd Webber, actor and singer Michael Crawford and broadcaster Sir Terry Wogan joined the mourners.

Katherine tweeted after the former Prime Minister died that she "will always fondly remember the afternoon tea & chat at your home #GirlPower".

The celebrities joined Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife, the Queen and Prince Philip, former UK Prime Ministers Tony Blair, Gordon Brown and John Major and former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger.

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