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Residents from mining communities near Barnsley put out banners on the day of the funeral

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Margaret Thatcher funeral: In Pictures

April 17, 2013

The first spectators around Downing Street for the funeral of Baroness Thatcher arrived today as early as 6.30am. Thousands of police officers were taking to the streets today amid heightened security for Baroness Thatcher's funeral following the bomb attacks in Boston. Here is a taste of what it's like out on the streets of London today.