Bitcoin: Man who threw away £210m ‘needs he may return in time’
James Howells had 7,500 bitcoins, a digital foreign money, on a tough drive,
which he mistakenly threw away in 2013.
He now desires to look a landfill for the arduous drive and has promised to donate 25% of the worth – about £52.5m – to the town of Newport if he finds it.
Mr Howells mentioned he would need the cash put right into a “Covid aid fund” if it was discovered.
However Newport council mentioned excavation was not doable below its licensing allow, and the environmental value was an excessive amount of.