New record as 'ordinary' plastic £5 note fetches £80,000 on eBay
The internet has been littered by news of new polymer £5 notes fetching eye-watering bids from collectors in recent days.
But the whole of the country will be gob-smacked to learn a new plastic fiver is attracting jaw-dropping bids - DESPITE not even being a 'special one'.
Typically, the notes with the lowest serial numbers attract the highest bids, but one note is now on eBay fetching bids north of £80,000.
Those hefty bids - which are still rising - aren't even because the note has one of the serial numbers which belong to the first notes produced.
Instead, it has an AK47 serial number,... read more
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