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Who will feature on the new £50 banknote?

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After 2020 the £50 banknote will be issued in plastic and the Bank of England are asking the British public to nominate prominent scientists to feature on it.  Since the nomination announcement in November there have been over 174,000 nominations and 800 short-listed names released, with odds for the likely … Read More

The Bank That Runs England

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Photo from : IBTimes UK We often hear about the Bank of England in the news. They are in charge of creating financial and monetary stability for the UK. Some of their most important functions include the setting official interest rates, issuing bank notes and regulating the financial industry. Working for … Read More