Ministers have thrown their support behind a campaign to put World War II hero Noor Inayat Khan on the new £50 note.
After the Bank of England announced there would be an open submissions process for the new note, which will be reissued in plastic in 2020, ministers and historians said it was the perfect opportunity to raise awareness about the brave Muslim spy.
There were other women who went through the same process. Not hugely sure that this particular one is more deserving. Being the unkind person I am though….
Transport Minister Nusrat Ghani…Foreign Office Minister of State Lord Ahmad….The campaign has begun to pick up momentum after being spearheaded by activist Zehra Zaidi, Tom Tugendhat MP and Baroness Warsi,