HC Deb 17 February 1970 vol 796 c57W
47. Earl of Dalkeith

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many 10s. notes were in circulation on 1st January 1970.

Mr. William Rodgers

There were 97 million 10s. notes of the current issue in circulation at the close of business on 31st December 1969, of which a substantial proportion were held by the banks.