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Icelandic Bank Investments By UK Local Authorities
Response by Bank of England to Joel M Benjamin on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Benjamin Please find attached a response to your email of 10 September below. Yours sincerely Information Access Team, Communications Direc...
Are Bank of England shares held solely by HM Treasury?
Response by Bank of England to Arten 60 on .

Awaiting response.

Dear Arten 60 We acknowledge receipt of your email dated 14 September below (our ref: V 254633). We will reply in due course. Yours sincerely Inf...
Is the Banks of England a Trust?
Response by Bank of England to Arten 60 on .

Successful.

Dear Arten 60 Please find attached a response to your email of 5 September below. Yours sincerely Information Access Team, Communications Directora...
Fire Extinguisher Maintenance
Response by Bank of England to Steve Hagger on .

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Dear Mr Hagger   Please find attached a response to your email dated 23 July below.   Yours sincerely   Information Access Team, Communicat...
Dear Mr Dobre Please find attached a letter in respect of your email of 24 July below. Yours sincerely Information Access Team, Communications Direc...
Who features on bank notes?
Response by Bank of England to Annabel Coleman on .

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Dear Ms Coleman Please find attached a response to your email of 9 March below. Yours sincerely Information Access Team, Communications Directorate...
K foundation burning of £1million
Response by Bank of England to Tony Weston on .

Information not held.

Dear Mr Weston Please find attached response to your email of 18 May below. Yours sincerely Information Access Team, Communications Directorate Bank...
The quality of the RPI
Response by Bank of England to Simon Briscoe on .

Refused.

Dear Mr Briscoe Please find attached a response to your email of 5 April below. Yours sincerely Information Access Team, Communications Directorat...
Promissory Notes as Payment
Request to Bank of England by Mr Garry. Annotated by Darren Dale on .

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Correct the status. Appoint the CFO or CEO as Trustee. Give specific instructions to the Trustee. They work for you the beneficiary. It's all Trust law...
Dear Ms Whicher Please find attached a letter in respect of your email of 8 October below. Yours sincerely Information Access Team, Communications...
Old bank notes?
Request to Bank of England by tommy. Annotated by tommy on .

Successful.

l'm pretty sure Legal Tender is defined by the people.
Dear Mr Levenson Please find attached a response to your email of 12 February below. Yours sincerely Information Access Team, Communications Direct...
Dear Mr Danby Thank you for your email of 22 January addressed to Wendy Galvin. As Mr Footman highlighted in his letters of 30 November 2017 and 7 De...
Dear Mr Logan Please find attached a response to your email of 5 January below. Yours sincerely Information Access Team, Communications Directorate...
Many thanks for your open and helpful response, which is much appreciated. Yours sincerely, Shaun Davey
Awareness campaign performance indicators
Response by Bank of England to S O'Dea on .

Partially successful.

Dear Ms O'Dea Please find attached a response to your email of 24 October below. Yours sincerely Information Access Team, Communications Directorat...
UK Clearing Bank Sort Codes
Request to Bank of England by Rich Grant. Annotated by Robert Sharp on .

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For what its worth, and for anyone else searching for this information, I've posted a spreadsheet with all the UK and Ireland sort codes, bank names an...
Money creation in the modern economy
Response by Bank of England to Mr Carnihan on .

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Dear Mr Carnihan Please find attached a response to your email of 19 October below. Yours sincerely Information Access Team, Communications Director...
Note with lowest serial number
Response by Bank of England to Eliezer Tajtelbaum on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Tajtelbaum,   Please find attached a response to your email dated 3 September below.   Kind Regards   Information Access Team, Comm...
I would like to view my birth certificate bond
Request to Bank of England by jordan mcconnell. Annotated by Anthony Badaloo on .

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1) She refers to the "LAW" a couple of times. Wonder what "LAW" that is. 2) She refers to the bond at the time of registration. What happens up to an...
Honouring Bank of England Promise to Pay Bearer on Bank Notes
Request to Bank of England by Mr Tapi. Annotated by Mr Tapi on .

Partially successful.

Thank you daniel and Arten 60 for your comments and learned discussion. Since this request was made, Arten 60, you may wish to note that people in En...
Exchanging Promissory Notes
Request to Bank of England by Oluwatosin Alatise. Annotated by Peter Danby on .

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How can the pound have value to it ? There has not been any value to the pound since 1931. What law says it has value for life ? The pound is not bac...
Who owned the Bank prior to 1946?
Response by Bank of England to Harold Ruxton on .

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Dear Mr Ruxton Please find attached a response to your email of 25 July below. Yours sincerely Information Access Team, Communications Directorate...
Birth certificate bond
Response by Bank of England to LUKE ANGIOY on .

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Dear Mr Angioy   Please find attached a response to your email of 23 November below.   Yours sincerely   Information Access Team, Communica...
Why did you give the queen a fiver?
Response by Bank of England to Patric Grundy on .

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Dear Mr Grundy Please find attached a response to your email of 12 May below. Yours sincerely Information Access Team, Communications Directorate B...

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