The Bristol Pound has gained international attention as a flagship local currency, with the aim of keeping money within the city, and supporting the local community. Over £B800,000 was spent in the first two and half years of the Bristol Pound. We think it's a great idea, and are happy to accept Bristol Pounds at our checkout.
The Bristol Pound isn't just a good idea, it's also the most beautiful currency there is - at least we think so! The #NewBristolPounds notes show the winning designs from a competition that received hundreds of entries from school children, students, professional designers and amateurs alike.
This souvenir set consists of unused and unissued £B1, £B5, £B10 and £B20 notes and comes in a plastic holder with a full certificate of authenticity.
Note: not to be exchanged for goods and services as part of the scheme. Souvenir Only.
THE BRISTOL POUND DESIGN WINNING ARTISTS
The winning designs of the Bristol Pound open competition are as follows:
£B1 (front) ‘Bristol Wildlife’ by Bristol artist Susan Taylor.
£B1 (back) ‘Silky Wave Moth’ by Bristol artist Tom McCarthaigh.
£B5 (front) ‘Aye-Aye’ by illustrator Yoshino Shighara, Born & raised in Japan, living in Bristol since 2002.
£B5 (back) ‘Bristol Faces’ by street artist Stewy.
£B10 (front) ‘Annie Kenney’ Ink pen portrait by Bristol artist Juraj Prodaj.- Hologram 'Virtute et Industria' by History graduate Danny Bird.
£B10 (back) ‘No Colour Bar’ by Bristol based illustrator Luke Carter.
£B20 (front) Main image by Bristol designers The Orca Design co. - Hologram by Bristol based illustrator Gaby Selby.
£B20 (back) 'Bristol holding hands' by Kara Backes, a 6 year old school pupil at Waycroft Academy in Stockwood.
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