We have already had £1 coins, 50ps and plastic £5 notes, but the latest new money has been unveiled as a plastic £10 note featuring the face of Jane Austen to be released later this year.The 200th.. West Briton Also reported by •The Cornishman •Cornish Guardian
A British legislator reportedly informed Parliament that Jane Austen, the lauded author who died two centuries ago, was one of Britain's greatest living authors. Andrea Leadsom quickly corrected.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
LONDON (AP) — A British legislator has told Parliament that Jane Austen — who died two centuries ago — was one of Britain’s greatest living authors. Andrea Leadsom quickly corrected herself.. Seattle Times
LONDON — Two hundred years after Jane Austen died, a 10-pound note featuring an image of one of England’s most revered authors has been unveiled — right where she was buried. At the unveiling of.. SFGate Also reported by •USATODAY.com •Newsday
I hope I never ridicule what is wise or good,* but Jane Austen fans are busily mocking the new £10 note unveiled by the Bank of England Tuesday. The bill, which honors the English author who died 200.. Raw Story
Jane Austen has been gone for 200 years, but she’s getting back in circulation. A new 10-pound note featuring her image was unveiled Tuesday by the Bank of England.
Austen is the first female.. L.A. Times