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In the British Parliament will be put Thatcher statue

February 20 2007

On Wednesday evening, the British Parliament Speaker Michael Martin will unveil a statue of Margaret Thatcher.

The bronze sculpture "iron lady" height 2,1 m will be installed in the lobby of the famous parliament building, next door to the statues of predecessors Margaret Thatcher as prime minister of Great Britain and directly opposite the monument to Winston Churchill. Invited to look at themselves, cast in bronze, 81-year-old Thatcher was really happy and the location of sculpture, and by the monument.

Embodying the prime minister position, which she often took place, speaking to MPs, in moments of hot debate: a little bent forward, holding in one hand and recording, and the other - pointing to sit in the hall.

Mrs. Thatcher, agreeing to pose Dyufortu in 2004, requested that the sculpture was present "pressure". RIA Oreanda

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