Who should be on the new £20 note?

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There's a campaign emerging to put William Morris (social reformer and esteemed designer) on the new £20 note. What do you reckon?

Who else should be in the running?
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Literally who? Should be someone like Newton.
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http://metro.co.uk/2015/05/22/there-...-well-5209864/

This made me chuckle.
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Alan Turing
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More of a Worral-Thompson fan myself but he does have a cracking range of cous cous
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Ainsley Harriot would be my top choice but I guess I could settle for someone slightly less iconic like Alan Turing.
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More of a Worral-Thompson fan myself but he does have a cracking range of cous cous
Imagine if we had animated pictures on notes. They'd be the best in the world!
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Actually I'd like to see John Stuart Mill on some bank notes too
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Brian Blessed. He is national hero.


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Literally who? Should be someone like Newton.
Been done


Apparently it has to be a visual artist this time around.
http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/bankn...exttwenty.aspx
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