Margaret Thatcher recovering from operation
Former prime minister Margaret Thatcher is recovering in hospital after having a growth removed from her bladder.
She is understood to have undergone a minor operation to remove the growth.
The former prime minister's spokeswoman said Baroness Thatcher is doing "absolutely fine".
The 87-year-old, who has suffered from ill health in recent years, was admitted on Thursday and is expected to be kept in hospital overnight.
Chris Mason reports.
21 Dec 2012