From: Michael Everson (email@example.com)
Date: Fri Aug 15 2003 - 07:12:21 EDT
At 11:47 +0100 2003-08-15, Marion Gunn wrote:
>Not pausing to wonder why on earth this list
><firstname.lastname@example.org> is currently discussing my
>country's currencies, only to wonder if anyone
>here knows whether Ireland is the only EU
>country which has to use two - in Belfast we use
>Pounds Sterling (£), and in Dublin euro (*).
Ireland, as a member of the European Monetary
Union, is one of the countries which uses euros,
which is why you use them in Dublin. The United
Kingdom is not a member of the EMU, which is why
you use pounds in Belfast.
-- Michael Everson * * Everson Typography * * http://www.evertype.com
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