Petition Update

The Bank of England has asked for an extra week to respond

Caroline Criado-Perez
London, United Kingdom

May 23, 2013 — We have granted them this. You can read more about the legal letter here:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/lifeandstyle/2013/may/11/bank-of-england-women-notes

Bank of England under fire for not putting women on notes
Bank of England under fire for not putting women on notes
The Bank of England is facing a threat of court action for failing to adhere to equality laws following its decision to replace the only historical female figure on English banknotes with a man. Solicitors acting for feminist campaigner Caroline Criado-Perez have written to the Bank accusing it of failing in its duties to eliminate gender discrimination under the Equality Act.
http://www.guardian.co.uk