The ‘Bristol Pound‘ is one of the most successful and visible examples of community currency and complementary currency, keeping money IN the local economy of Bristol, UK. It is a joint not-for-profit enterprise between Bristol Pound Community Interest Company and Bristol Credit Union.
But today let’s simply take a step back just to appreciate its vibrant local designs. Here are some prior notes,
“Graffiti Tiger” by Alex Lucas.
“Hannah Moore & Bristol Old Vic” by Anthea Page / Juraj Prodaj.
and NEW artists have just been announced.
A six-year-old schoolgirl from Waycroft Academy in Whitchurch is one of the artists whose designs will be going on the new Bristol Pound notes from later this year.