21.02.2020New £20 featuring Turner Contemporary enters circulation

The new polymer £20 note, which celebrates the British artist JMW Turner, entered circulation 20 February. The note features a depiction of the art gallery, which opened in 2011, together with the Margate lighthouse, within a large see-through window. It also incorporates two Turner paintings; a self-portrait (1799) and The Fighting Temeraire (1838).