Margaret Thatcher could be the new backside of the £50 note

Last Updated: October 17, 2018By Tags: , , , , , , ,

Appropriate: Wouldn’t it be fitting if the Spitting Image dummy of Margaret Thatcher became the model for her appearance on the £50 note – if she ends up winning the vote?

In a way it might be considered reasonable to put Margaret Thatcher on money.

She always wanted to be staring out of our currency – but most of us thought her preference would be to replace the Queen on the front.

If she has to be on a note, it is much more appropriate for her to be staring out of its rear end.

And, considering what certain members of her own party have been said to do with £50 notes, one might even consider it poetic justice.

Former prime minister Margaret Thatcher is among a list of names being considered as the face of the new £50 note.

Baroness Thatcher, who was born in Grantham in Lincolnshire, occupied 10 Downing Street as Conservative leader between 1979 and 1990, making her the UK’s longest-serving leader of the 20th century.

She was also Britain’s first female prime minister.

She died in 2013 but remains a controversial figure of British politics.

Source: Margaret Thatcher could be the face of the new £50 note | Central – ITV News

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  1. Justin October 17, 2018 at 11:10 pm - Reply

    hmm are they devaluing the value of a 50 pound note by having such a horrid person on it?

  2. Kia October 17, 2018 at 11:43 pm - Reply

    That’s the Tories for you…,human waste

    • Rik October 18, 2018 at 3:29 pm - Reply

      lol piled up to roof level eh?

  3. hugosmum70 October 17, 2018 at 11:48 pm - Reply

    Wont bother me. ive never seen one and unlikely to do so and if they put her on it i did ever get one I would get it changed very quickly at nearest bank or post office. its not coming in my house.

  4. Zippi October 18, 2018 at 1:08 am - Reply

    It should be Stephen £awrence!

  5. Robert Fillies October 18, 2018 at 6:22 am - Reply

    If she does appear on the back of fifty pound notes, i’m glad not to have the kind of money that would warrant having any.

  6. trev October 18, 2018 at 1:41 pm - Reply

    £50 note? LOL what’s one of them? Makes no difference to me, haven’t seen one for donkeys years!

  7. Rik October 18, 2018 at 3:27 pm - Reply

    Just when it couldn’t get any worse…. shivers down my spine

  8. Justin October 18, 2018 at 7:13 pm - Reply

    they ought to have the big mouth from Shipley on there as well practicing to be a tory whip

  9. nmac064 October 19, 2018 at 8:57 am - Reply

    Do you mean we have to look at Thatcher’s backside on our currency – Ughhh? Thank goodness I rarely, if ever, see a £50 note.

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