Historians and biographers say they are not happy with how Jane Austen is being depicted on the forthcoming £10 note. The iconic author will feature on the upcoming polymer note, as confirmed by Bank.. Plymouth Herald
Hey, not-so-big spenders: It's time to delve into your old coat pockets, check no-longer-used purses and handbags, or maybe even a piggy bank if you still have one - those paper £5 notes have got to.. City A.M.
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The deadline is looming for using up the old £5 note, with the Bank of England saying all notes should be spent or exchanged by the weekend.
From Saturday onwards, shops may refuse the old note.. City A.M.
They've only been in circulation since September, but already the new five pound note has cause quite a bit of controversy and drama.First there was mass hysteria over rare serial numbers. Then came.. Essex Chronicle Also reported by •Brentwood Gazette
Many vegans and vegetarians have got a massive beef with the new plastic five pound notes because they are manufactured using tallow, a substance made from rendered animal fat - but the new.. Plymouth Herald
The Bank of England has said its new £20 notes will be made with palm oil – as long as the public agrees.
It launched a consultation on its new polymer bank notes after it delayed the new £20.. City A.M.
With mere weeks to go before the launch of the new, 12-sided £1 coin, the Treasury has warned the nation it must either use its pound coins - or lose them.
The new £1 launches on 28 March -.. City A.M.
The novelty of the new £5 banknote has worn off since its release by the Bank of England last September.The notes, which caused controversy after it was revealed they contained small amounts of animal.. Essex Chronicle Also reported by •Brentwood Gazette
The soon to hit the streets new polymer £10 note will, like the new £5, also have animal fat in it, the Bank of England has confirmed. The Bank of England has said it will also continue to produce.. Burton Mail
There has already been a dramatic reaction to the news that the new five pound note contains animal fats but now the Bank of England have confirmed the new £10 note will also contain animal fats,.. Gloucestershire Echo Also reported by •Stroud Life •Gloucester Citizen