Pudsey £5 note designed by Dundee schoolgirl sells for £18,600

Pudsey £5 note designed by Dundee schoolgirl sells for £18,600
 

A limited edition Bank of Scotland £5 note designed by a Dundee schoolgirl has sold for £18,600 at auction.
The note, featuring a picture of Pudsey Bear raising a Saltire flag, was one of the first polymer notes issued on 17 July 2015.
The Pudsey design was created by Kayla Robson, 12, who won a Bank of Scotland competition in partnership with the BBC's Children in Need charity.
It had been expected to fetch between £1,000 and £1,200.
An anonymous collector bid £15,500 when the note went under the hammer at the Spink's World Banknotes auction in London on Tuesday.
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6 October 2016 in Regional, Views: 35
Source: BBC
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