Faculty of Education, Social Sciences and Law

School of Politics and International Studies

Baroness Thatcher 1925 - 2013

09 April 2013 |

Dr Victoria Honeyman comments on the death of former prime minister Margaret Thatcher.

Margaret Thatcher Dies: Global Reaction Pouring In For Polarizing 'Iron Lady' (International Business Times, 09/04/13)

Following the death of former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, Dr Victoria Honeyman says that, whilst very divisive, she “showed that women could achieve anything in politics”.

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Radio: Drivetime (BBC Radio Leeds, 09/04/13)

Dr Victoria Honeyman joins presenter Andrew Edwards for an hour to discuss the life and politics of Margaret Thatcher.

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TV: BBC News at Ten (BBC 1, 09/04/13)

Dr Victoria Honeyman discusses the widening of the ‘North-South divide’ under Margaret Thatcher from the readjustment of Britain’s industrial output.

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Margaret Thatcher: Polarizing In Life, Even More Polarizing In Death (International Business Times, 10/04/13)

Dr Victoria Honeyman explains that Thatcher was a very polarizing figure in life and that it was inevitable that that polarization was going to become more entrenched after she left office and continue even after her death.

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Viewpoints: How did Margaret Thatcher change Britain? (BBC News, 10/04/13)

Dr Victoria Honeyman reflects on the impact Margaret Thatcher had on poverty and inequality.

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Radio: Martin Kelner (BBC Radio Leeds, 11/04/13)

Dr Victoria Honeyman joined presenter Martin Kelner to discuss Margaret Thatcher.

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