Falkland Island Pound

Falkland Island Pound

Falkland Island Pound overview

The Pound is the currency of the Falkland Islands, a British Overseas Territory in the South Atlantic Ocean. The symbol is the pound sign, £, or alternatively FK£, to distinguish it from other pound-denominated currencies. The ISO 4217 currency code is FKP. The Falkland Islands pound has always been pegged to the pound sterling at par and banknotes of both currencies are used interchangeably on the islands (although only notes issued by banks in the United Kingdom are generally accepted in Britain itself).

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Falkland Island Pound news

Falklands' connection of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge pet dog Lupo

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge adore their pet dog, Lupo, and see him as a true member of their family – and now, the story behind how they got their beloved spaniel has come to light. After the royal couple held a Christmas party for RAF families at Kensington Palace, one of the guests spoke of her conversations with William and Kate – revealing that the pair had decided to get the dog to help Kate cope while William was away in the Falklands Islands.

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Adventurer takes on ocean sailing challenge
Adventurer takes on ocean sailing challenge

When he’s not climbing the tallest mountains or cycling across the United States of America, Freeport adventurer David Mellor is sailing the South Atlantic Ocean, braving cold treacherous 20ft to 30ft waves aboard the largest wooden square rigged sail ship.

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‘IT’S ILLEGAL’ Bitter Argentina tries to block British military tests in Falklands

BARMY Argentinian officials have attempted to block British military tests in the Falkland Islands, arguing it is ILLEGAL.

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Everton star marks Falklands invasion anniversary with controversial tweet

Argentinian defender Ramiro Funes Mori tweets 'Las Malvinas son Argentinas'

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Protecting UK (and Falklands) fisheries in a post Brexit scenario

In the midst of the Brexit debate in the UK, and its expected consequences, Environment Secretary Michael Gove has anticipated EU fishing quotas referred to UK will be scrapped and if things go as planned by the cabinet member, French, Spanish, Danish and other nations fishing fleets will be chased form illegally fishing in UK waters.

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