LETTER: Tallow in new five pound notes

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Shock horror, tallow in new fivers! Shades of 1857 and the mutiny!

Presumably these people never use candles, nor go to a church that does?

The Governor of the Bank did warn us that Brexit would cause trouble. Is this his way of showing that he was right?

I think the male chauvinists of the country should have a petition against having a female picture on a banknote.

M Burbidge

Wealden Way


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