Thatcher funeral cost £3m
Published 30/07/2013 | 01:30
The direct costs for the funeral of Baroness Thatcher were about £1.2m, it has been announced.
However, if staff time is included the bill rises to well over £3m. Cabinet Office Minister Francis Maude said the ceremonial funeral held in April had been a "fitting tribute to one of our greatest Prime Ministers".
The final Government figures published by the Government showed that departments spent £261,976 on the event.