Former Dartford candidate Margaret Thatcher dies
PUBLISHED: 12:58 08 April 2013 | UPDATED: 18:07 08 April 2013
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Britain’s first female Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher has died this morning following a stroke.
Baroness Thatcher, who twice stood as a Conservative candidate in the Dartford seat in the early 1950s and lost, was 87.
She met her husband Denis in a dance hall in Dartford shortly after being formally confirmed as Conservative candidate for Dartford in 1951.
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