Who Appears On The New 10 Note?

Who appears on the new 50 note?

Alan TuringToday, Bank of England Governor, Mark Carney, announced that Alan Turing will appear on the new £50 polymer note..

Do supermarkets take 50 pound notes?

In addition, shops are not obliged to accept legal tender. If you hand over a £50 note to pay for a banana in your local grocery store, the staff are within their rights to choose not to accept it. ‘Likewise for all other banknotes – it’s a matter of discretion. ‘

How long can I use old 20 pound notes?

When do the old £20 notes expire? The Bank of England is yet to set a date for when the old £20 notes will no longer be valid, meaning you can still use them freely for now. It has said it will give people six months’ notice to use the notes once it makes the announcement.

Is my new 20 note worth anything?

But the Bank of England has confirmed that not all the early £20 notes are being reserved and some of the rarest AA notes will be released into circulation. AA notes are the most valuable, but anything with an A in it could be worth more than the value of the note itself.

Are 20 notes going out of circulation?

You will still be able to use the paper £20 note until we withdraw it from circulation. We will announce the withdrawal date after we have issued our new polymer £20 note. We will give six months’ notice of this withdrawal date.

What is on the new 10 note?

The new £10 note celebrates Jane Austen’s work. … Winchester Cathedral shown in gold foil on the front of the note and silver on the back. A quill at the side of the window which changes from purple to orange. A hologram which contains the word ‘Ten’ and changes to ‘Pounds’ when the note is tilted.

Who appears on the new 20 note?

JMW TurnerWe first issued our polymer £20 note on 20 February 2020. It features the artist JMW Turner.

Are the new 10 pound notes waterproof?

The new ten pound notes feature a picture of Jane Austen and are waterproof and more durable than the old paper notes. The polymer tenners have been in circulation since September 2017.

While the paper £5 and £10 notes are no longer legal tender, they will always be accepted by the Bank of England. People can take or post any old notes to the bank in Threadneedle Street, in the City of London, to be exchanged for a new-style polymer one.

Are old 10 pound notes worth anything?

The Bank says returns of old tenners are running at around £85m a week. … But auctioneers say that most old bank notes are generally worth no more than their face value. An eBay auction of two uncirculated £10 notes from 1971, featuring a noticeably younger Queen Elizabeth, earned its seller £59.26.

Are 50 notes still valid 2020?

Overview. We will issue our new £50 note in 2021. You will still be able to use the current £50 note until we withdraw it from circulation. … The Post Office may also accept withdrawn notes as payment for goods and services, or as a deposit into any bank account you can access at the Post Office.

Can you still use paper 50 notes?

We will issue our new polymer £50 note featuring Alan Turing in 2021. You will be able to use the paper £50 note until we withdraw it from circulation. We will announce the withdrawal date after we have issued our new polymer £50 note. Many banks will accept withdrawn notes as deposits from customers.