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Limited Edition Legal Tender George Best £5 Fiver Bank Note

Limited Edition Legal Tender George Best £5 Fiver Bank Note

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Among the brand names he was ripping off were Virgin, Universal, Warner Bros, 20th Century Fox, Walt Disney, Dolce and Gabbanna, Armani and Lacoste. However it is the largely dormant Official IRA that is known to run the most sophisticated counterfeit operations. It’s understood that Lennon was flogging the fakes through weekly markets at Nutt’s Corner and Jonesborough. The 103 third parties who use cookies on this service do so for their purposes of displaying and measuring personalized ads, generating audience insights, and developing and improving products.

As well as marking the passing of Northern Ireland’s greatest ever footballer, the notes had a dual purpose of raising money for charity as the Ulster Bank donated cash to the George Best Foundation to support the organisation’s promotion of cross-community football schemes.

com, the Sell on Etsy app, and the Etsy app, as well as the electricity that powers Etsy’s global offices and employees working remotely from home in the US. Jailing Lennon for counterfeiting, District Judge Paul Copeland said: “This is an extremely serious matter and the type of theft that has far-reaching implications, as you well know, being steeped in the production of these illegal items for some time. How much is a amos Otis game used bat from the 1969 mets worth it is handsigned by 22 mets of the team including seaver koosman grote Ryan kranepool swoboda weis Charles Jones and agee? The US government is trying to extradite Workers' Party president and former Official IRA leader Sean Garland from Ireland.

But, as his lawyer argued for leniency, the shameless bootlegger was standing just feet away in the dock of Newry Magistrates Court wearing one of the rip-off Fred Perry tracksuits that was about to earn him one of 20 concurrent four-month jail terms! The banknote was issued to commemorate the death of former Northern Ireland and Manchester United player George Best (1946-2005). The notes feature images of the footballer in his Manchester United and Northern Ireland strips and will be distributed by the Ulster Bank.And last year he was handed a five-month jail sentence when he appeared before Armagh Magistrates Court charged with driving while disqualified, having no vehicle test certificate and no insurance. At Newry Magistrates Court last week, Lennon pleaded guilty to 19 counts of counterfeiting goods and one count of possessing fake currency. To enable personalized advertising (like interest-based ads), we may share your data with our marketing and advertising partners using cookies and other technologies. The "George Best" Five Pound note was issued by the Ulster Bank in 2006 as a commemorative on the death of George Best. On 2 February 2004, Best was convicted of another drink-driving offence and banned from driving for 20 months.

According to his lawyer, when he was caught out Lennon let on he regretted running the illegal business “to earn a few extra pounds for his family”. Keep in mind that anyone can view public collections—they may also appear in recommendations and other places.If you’ve already done that, your item hasn’t arrived, or it’s not as described, you can report that to Etsy by opening a case. There’s a great selection of rare or unique, antique, vintage, mid-century, retro 60’s 70’s and 80’s items, as well as some modern items too! The George Best Foundation — run by George’s sister Barbara and her husband Norman McNarry — was aware that forgers were cashing in on the charity notes and had little sympathy for the counterfeiter who faces jail for ripping off Bestie’s memory. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. In death in his native country the Manchester United and Northern Ireland star has become arguably more revered than he was even in life.

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