08/04/2013 13:42 BST | Updated 08/04/2013 14:01 BST

Margaret Thatcher's Most Colourful Moments (PICTURES)

Photo opportunities are something that all modern politicians have to endure. And Margaret Thatcher, who has passed away at the age of 87, was no exception.

From having a pint in the Rovers Return to doing a spot of DIY, check out some of the former Prime Minister's silliest snaps...

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