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Jane Austen has been ti bracelet homme message sento boucles d’oreilles perles confirmed as the next face of the 10 note in a victory for campaigners demanding female representation aside from the Queen on the country’s cash.
« Jane Austen certainly merits a place in the select group of historical figures to appear on our banknotes.
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Carney’s announcement was aimed at quelling a three month storm of protest unleashed when King announced that the only woman to appear on an bracelet homme hope English banknote other than the Queen the prison reformer Elizabeth Fry would be replaced by Winston Churchill, probably in 2016. She and boucles d’oreilles pendantes en acier Florence Nightingale are the only two women, other than the Queen, to have appeared on English banknotes since they started portraying historical figures in 1970.
Caroline Criado Perez, co founder of feminist blog the Women’s Room, who led the campaign, and was called in to discuss the issue with Salmon, boucles d’oreilles pompon adopt said the Bank’s announcement marked a « brilliant day for women ». We warmly welcome this move from the Bank and thank them for listening to us and taking such positive and emphatic steps to address our concerns, » she said.
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Austen will take her place on the 10 note in 2017, the bicentenary of her death, replacing the 19th century naturalist Charles Darwin, who has been on the notes since late 2000.
Criado boucles d’oreilles perles de tahiti Perez conceded Austen was not top of her wish list as the next woman on a bank note but that she was a particularly apt choice given the boucles d’oreilles perles swarovski context. « She was an incredibly intelligent woman. boucles d’oreilles pendantes moderne She spent her time poking fun at the establishment. All her books are about boucles d’oreilles pendantes kenzo how women are trapped and misrepresented. It is really sad that she was saying boucles d’oreilles perles rouges that 200 years ago and I am still having to say that today, » the campaigner said.
Stella Creasy MP, who helped organise a letter from 46 Labour MPs to David Cameron in support of the campaign, said: « Britain has many women in its history of whom we should be proud, and today’s decision is part of creating a culture of expectation bracelet homme metal noir that there will be many more in our future too. »
Under the current process, members of the public put forward suggestions on who should appear on banknotes, although the Bank only considers figures who have made an « indisputable contribution to their particular field of work ». It takes into account the list of public suggestions, but the governor of the Bank has boucles d’oreilles pendantes gitanes the final decision.
As well as a portrait of Austen, the new note will include images of her writing desk and quills at bracelet homme triskel Chawton Cottage, in Hampshire, where she lived; her brother’s home, Godmersham Park, which she visited often, and is thought to have inspired some of her novels, and a quote from Miss groupon boucles d’oreilles swarovski Bingley, in Pride and Prejudice: « I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading! »..