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Banknote News

Missing Cash

/ Phil Mussell

So apparently the Bank of England has "lost track" of £50bn of banknotes - the press spin on this seems to be that it's all in the hands of crime lords and drug traffickers. Is this really the case or is it just the latest in the "drip drip" of anti-cash stories designed to hasten the demise of...

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Clydesdale Bank on the way out?

/ Phil Mussell

Another nail in the coffin for cash it seems - the Clydesdale Bank brand is being consigned to history and its notes are about to become scarcer according to the BBC. Interesting that they put his story under the umbrella of "Coronavirus Pandemic". Take a look at the full story:  Clydesdale...

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2020 Vision

/ Phil Mussell

Today's the day! Yes on 20/02/2020 (see what they did there) the new £20 featuring JMW Turner, the "Painter of Light" and his famous painting " The Fighting Temeraire ". The new polymer note (made of the same material as the Churchill £5 and the Austen £10) has a number of new security features...

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