More than 2,000 mourners filled St. Paul’s Cathedral and church bells tolled as crowds and troops lined London’s streets for the final journey of Margaret Thatcher, with Britons still divided over the legacy of their only female prime minister.
The funeral of Margaret Thatcher in two days time will feature her own choice of favorite hymns and poetry amid the pomp of the service in London’s St. Paul’s Cathedral and a procession with full military honors.
The City of London Corporation, the civic body responsible for the capital’s financial district, is today set to serve eviction notices on anti-capitalism protesters camped outside St. Paul’s Cathedral.
Occupy London protesters met with clergy members on the steps of St. Paul’s Cathedral today to discuss a peaceful resolution to their campaign, which has seen hundreds of people pitch tents around the centuries-old church.
Prince William and Kate Middleton will be married by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Rowan Williams , at Westminster Abbey in London on April 29, the royal family announced, giving the first details of the event.
Prince William and his new wife, Kate , flew by helicopter from Buckingham Palace to a secret honeymoon destination after a wedding reception with friends and family that lasted into the early hours of today.