Biography of Carol Thatcher
Carol Thatcher 52, daughter of ‘The Iron Lady’ former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, is both a journalist and a published author. Her published works include
Below the parapet : the biography of Denis Thatcher (1996)
Diary of an election : with Margaret Thatcher on the campaign trail (1983)
Carol caused controversy in 1991 and generated a lot of media coverage when she refused to pay her Poll Tax. This was made all the more significant by the fact that it was her mother that had introduced the controversial local taxation system just a few years before amid much opposition.