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EXCEL - IDEA: XBRL DOCUMENT - CURRENCYSHARES BRITISH POUND STERLING TRUSTFinancial_Report.xls
10-K - 10-K - CURRENCYSHARES BRITISH POUND STERLING TRUSTd449428d10k.htm
EX-3.2 - EX-3.2 - CURRENCYSHARES BRITISH POUND STERLING TRUSTd449428dex32.htm
EX-4.4 - PARTICIPANT AGREEMENT - CURRENCYSHARES BRITISH POUND STERLING TRUSTd449428dex44.htm
EX-32.1 - EX-32.1 - CURRENCYSHARES BRITISH POUND STERLING TRUSTd449428dex321.htm
EX-32.2 - EX-32.2 - CURRENCYSHARES BRITISH POUND STERLING TRUSTd449428dex322.htm
EX-31.1 - EX-31.1 - CURRENCYSHARES BRITISH POUND STERLING TRUSTd449428dex311.htm
EX-31.2 - EX-31.2 - CURRENCYSHARES BRITISH POUND STERLING TRUSTd449428dex312.htm

EXHIBIT 23.1

CONSENT OF INDEPENDENT REGISTERED PUBLIC ACCOUNTING FIRM

We consent to the incorporation by reference in the Registration Statement (Form S-3 No. 333-164343) of CurrencyShares® British Pound Sterling Trust of our reports dated January 14, 2013, with respect to the financial statements of CurrencyShares® British Pound Sterling Trust, and the effectiveness of internal control over financial reporting of CurrencyShares® British Pound Sterling Trust, included in this Annual Report (Form 10-K) for the year ended October 31, 2012.

/s/ Ernst & Young LLP

McLean, Virginia

January 14, 2013