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Keep Checking Your £5 Notes

Posted: Fri Dec 30, 2016 11:57 pm
by daib0
BBC News


£5 note 'worth £50,000' found in Christmas card

A £5 note engraved with a tiny portrait of Jane Austen and said to be worth up to £50,000 has been found in a Christmas card. The second of four special £5 notes featuring art by specialist micro-engraver Graham Short turned up on Thursday in Scotland. The first was found in change from a café in south Wales earlier this month. Two more special £5 notes, spent in England and Northern Ireland, remain in general circulation.

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