ITN’s ex-Political Editor John Sergeant says Thatcher was his favourite PM

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ITN’s former political editor John Sergeant has told ITV News that Baroness Thatcher was easily his favourite prime minister.

“You were never quite sure what she would do or say, but whatever the outcome she never failed to make headlines.

“She really was prepared to cross the road for an argument, particularly if she felt certain she could win it before the big black door at No 10 closed behind her. She made my career.”

Updated on Monday 8 April 2013 by @TVNewsroom

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