Susanna Reid voices admiration for Margaret Thatcher

Susanna Reid has voiced her support for the late Tory prime minister Margaret Thatcher on Good Morning Britain.

Video transcript

SUSANNA REID: Ali Miraj, she was Britain's first female prime minister and most successful female prime minister.

- She was.

SUSANNA REID: And a hugely successful prime minister by any measure.

- Well, she was massively consequential. She changed the face of the country. You remember that poster in 1979, Labour isn't working, with people queuing up for the-- for the dole queue. It was an absolutely appalling time. She transformed the country. Like her or not, she was completely consequential.