The expiration date of the paper £10 note is fast approaching, and pretty soon you will not be able to spend it in stores up and down the country. It's time to start digging down the back of your sofa, rummaging in your pockets and emptying your piggy banks, just to make sure you don't have any spare notes hiding away. Here is everything you need to know about the deadline. When will the paper notes go out of circulation? The paper £10 note featuring Charles Darwin was issued on November, 7 2000. It will be withdrawn on March, 1 2018 , this means it will no longer be legal tender and you will not be able to spend your paper notes. You can still cash your notes at the bank before this deadline, and some will accept them for an extended period after the date has passed. Check with your bank if they will extend the deadline, the dates will differ. You can exchange banknotes, which have been withdrawn from circulation, in person or by post to the Bank of England - who are … [Read more...] about This is when the paper £10 notes go out of circulation
A decision on whether to replace all the traffic lights at Bond End with two mini roundabouts is due to be taken at a County Council meeting tomorrow. A report which recommends that the scheme be implemented in March this year will go before North Yorkshire’s Executive Members for Highways, Business and Environmental Services. The decision follows years of traffic modelling, since the busy Knaresborough junction was declared an Air Quality Management Area in 2010. Out of three potential options, the most recent traffic modelling identified Option 1 - two mini roundabouts as having the most ‘overall’ benefits. However the report notes that modelling to forecast traffic levels in 2028 found that all three options would result in larger traffic queues than if nothing was done. Councillor Don Mackenzie, Executive Member for Highways at North Yorkshire County Council, said: “By 2028 almost certainly there will not be an air quality problem at Bond End because at that … [Read more...] about ‘I will be going out and getting killed’
A thug attacked his partner after they had a row about him going out drinking. Chesterfield magistrates’ court heard this month how Lewis Alan Steinborn, 22, of Statham Avenue, Tupton, Chesterfield, punched his partner and pulled her hair. Prosecuting solicitor Sarah Saunderson said during a hearing on January 11 that there had been an argument about the defendant going out drinking during the festive season. Ms Saunderson added: “There had been a number of texts sent between them with the victim saying you have ruined Christmas and I do not want you to come back.” Steinborn returned during the early hours of Christmas Eve, according to Mrs Saunderson, and as he was getting into bed his partner said she did not want to be with him. Mrs Saunderson added: “He became angry and he started punching her to the ribs and legs and he pulled her hair.” Steinborn’s partner picked up her child and ran from the property but Steinborn grabbed her and tried to pull … [Read more...] about Reveller attacked his partner after they had a row about him going out drinking
THE Bank of England recently unveiled and launched its new state-of-the-art £10 polymer note.The old cotton paper notes will expire on March 1, 2018 and stop being accepted as legal tender - meaning you can no longer use them as a method of payment. Here's what you need to know about the changeover...The old £10 note is set to go out of circulation in on March 1, 2018.However, old notes can still be spent ahead of the cut-off date, or exchanged at the Bank once this point has passed.Until March 1, the old £10 note will continue to be legal tender so can be spent freely.The old paper fivers went out of circulation on May 5.Once the deadline passes you won't be able to spend your notes in shops or restaurants.If you want to swap the old notes over for new tender you will have to make the trip into a bank, building society or Post Office.You will need to be an account holder with the bank for them to exchange the note.You can use your local Post Office to deposit the … [Read more...] about When does the old £10 note go out of use, why is it expiring and what happens after the deadline has passed?
PUBLISHED: 14:16 11 January 2018 | UPDATED: 14:16 11 January 2018 The old £10 paper note. Picture Sonya Duncan . ARCHANT EASTERN DAILY PRESS (01603) 772434 The expiry date of the old £10 note is fast approaching and soon the paper notes will no longer be legal tender. When will the old £10 go out of circulation? The old £10 note is set to go out of circulation in on March 1, 2018. After this date the Charles Darwin note can be exchanged at the Bank of England in person or by post. What happens if I still have a paper £10 note after this date? Some retailers, banks and building societies may still accept these notes. However, this is at their own discretion. When the old pound coin came out of circulation in October, many national stores extended the time customers had to spend the round pound. Will I need to provide identification in order to exchange paper £10 notes? The Bank of England states that consumers may be required to provide … [Read more...] about When does the old £10 note go out of circulation?