New £10 note

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Re: New £10 note

Post by kevinchess1 » Fri Jan 26, 2018 9:41 pm

anthonyh wrote:ah, nostalgia :-)
It’s a thing of the past
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Re: New £10 note

Post by expressman33 » Thu Feb 22, 2018 5:25 pm

only 1 week to go - check under the mattress :thumbup:

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Re: New £10 note

Post by kevinchess1 » Thu Feb 22, 2018 7:22 pm

expressman33 wrote:check under the mattress :thumbup:
A red sock, some tissues and a dead prostitute
I'd completely forgotten about that sock
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Re: New £10 note

Post by Constantine » Fri Feb 23, 2018 11:35 am

A certain amount of fuss is always made in the media about cash ceasing to be 'legal tender'.

The truth is that all that legal tender means is that it defines what must be accepted if offered in payment of a debt. Other than that it has no practical significance at all. And as it happens, as far as Scotland is concerned, bank notes have never been legal tender, not even Scottish ones. And yet people have no trouble spending bank notes in Scotland. Ditto for NI.

If you try and spend an old tenner in a shop, it's up to them whether or not they will accept it. The big banks will continue to accept them for years to come. I recall a chap from Nat West on the telly recently, saying that they were still processing a few million quids worth of pre-decimalisation currency every year. (Decimalisation was in 1971!)

Or you all can read this.
http://edu.bankofengland.co.uk/knowledg ... al-tender/

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Re: New £10 note

Post by AAAlphaThunder » Fri Feb 23, 2018 5:31 pm

I've checked - I don't have any old tenners.
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Re: New £10 note

Post by kevinchess1 » Fri Feb 23, 2018 7:47 pm

RonFlorabud wrote:ah, nostalgia :-)
Ain’t what it use to be :(
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Re: New £10 note

Post by blythburgh » Sat Feb 24, 2018 10:05 am

Thunderfog wrote:I've checked - I don't have any old tenners.
Do you really need to post that news? If we all did there were be thousands of posts in this thread
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Re: New £10 note

Post by kevinchess1 » Sat Feb 24, 2018 10:41 am

Placido Domingo?

Cant think of any other old Tenors
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Re: New £10 note

Post by Dream on » Sat Feb 24, 2018 11:23 am

blythburgh wrote:
Thunderfog wrote:I've checked - I don't have any old tenners.
Do you really need to post that news? If we all did there were be thousands of posts in this thread
What part of the post is news?
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Re: New £10 note

Post by kevinchess1 » Sun Feb 25, 2018 7:46 pm

Perhaps he's playing chess?
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