- July 18, 2021
This was the seventh charity auction of low numbered banknotes held by Spink and Son Ltd in partnership with the Bank of England. This auction follows the issue of the £50 polymer note on 23 June 2021 featuring Alan Turing.
“The issue of the polymer £50 is an important milestone as it completes our most secure set of Bank of England banknotes yet”, said Sarah JOHN, chief cashier and director of the notes at the Bank of England.
This note contains advanced security features, including two see-through windows and a two colour foil which make...