The sudden death of a public figure is always a big moment for newsrooms and there are ripples of energy surging through London’s news media today following the death of Baroness Thatcher.

Here’s a roundup of how some publishers covered the news, the different approaches to creating unique coverage and what the business case is for breaking news.

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