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Watch as shoppers in Bury try out the new fiver

The new fiver goes into circulation in September Credit: ITV Granada

Shoppers in Bury have been trying out the new plastic £5 note.

The new fiver will go into circulation in September with a first print-run of 440 million notes.

There are plans to introduce more plastic notes including a new plastic £10 note featuring Jane Austen next summer and a plastic £20 note by 2020.

Granada Reports correspondent Adam McClean has been to see what they think:


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