SLIDESHOW: when Baroness Thatcher met Horsham Conservatives

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Former Prime Minister Baroness Thatcher, who has died today (Monday April 8) aged 87, met up with Horsham Conservatives at Gatwick in 1996.

County Times Head of Photographic Steve Cobb was present to take the photos featured in our slideshow.

Baroness Thatcher with Horsham MP Francis Maude (left) and former Horsham MP Sir Peter Hordern.

Baroness Thatcher with Horsham MP Francis Maude (left) and former Horsham MP Sir Peter Hordern.

Steve also took the pictures in 1989 when the then Prime Minister visited Purley train crash victims.

The train had set out from Horsham station and crashed, leaving five dead and 88 injured.

See Thursday’s West Sussex County Times for local tributes to Baroness Thatcher.