Old £10 notes will expire on 1 March 2018, says Bank of England

Only new £10 banknotes featuring Jane Austen will be legal tender from cut-off date

The last date for using the old £10 note featuring Charles Darwin will be 1 March 2018, the Bank of England has announced.

After that date only the new £10 notes, featuring Jane Austen, will be legal tender. The plastic notes featuring Austen – the first female writer to feature on a banknote – were first issued in in September and by early October accounted for 55% of £10 notes in circulation.

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November 14th, 2017 by