Current banknotes

See all the banknotes currently in circulation that the Bank of England has issued.

Date issued: 13 September 2016

£5

Colour: Blue / Green
Size: Approximately 125mm x 65mm
Design: Collaborative design work by De La Rue, CCL Secure and the Bank of England.

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Front of five pound note

Front of five pound note

Back of five pound note

Back of five pound note

Date issued: 14 September 2017

£10

Colour: Brown / Orange
Size: Approximately 132mm x 69mm
Design: Collaborative design work by De La Rue, CCL Secure and the Bank of England.

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Front of ten pound note

Front of ten pound note

Back of ten pound note

Back of ten pound note

Date issued: 13 March 2007

£20

Colour: Purple
Size: Approximately 149mm x 80mm
Design: De La Rue

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Front of twenty pound note

Front of twenty pound note

Back of twenty pound note

Back of twenty pound note

Date issued: 2 November 2011

£50

Colour: Red
Size: Approximately 156mm x 85mm
Design: De La Rue

© Bank of England. This image is approved by the Bank of England for public use provided these conditions are satisfied.

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Front of fifty pound note

Front of fifty pound note

Back of fifty pound note

Back of fifty pound note

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