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The Bank of England - 2012

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Key events in 2012


13 December

Her Majesty the Queen, accompanied by His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh visited the Bank of England. The Queen and The Duke signed an unissued £1 million banknote, a tradition that dates back to the early of the 19th century. The Queen last visited the Bank in November 1998. ​


26 November

Her Majesty the Queen approved the appointment of Mark Carney as Governor of the Bank of England from 1 July 2013.

See news release  |  See Mark Carney's biography


12 September

On 12 September, the Bank announced it would be issuing into circulation £5, £10 and £20 notes bearing the signature of Chief Cashier, Chris Salmon

See news release


Bank of England Museum

From June 2012 to January 2013, the Bank of England Museum's "Gold and the Bank of England" exhibition examined the part gold has played during the Bank's long history and the Bank's role in relation to gold today.

 

News releases and speeches from 2012

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