Category Archives: £5 coins

First look: New Royal Mint UK coin designs for 2017

Every year The Royal Mint mark the year’s memorable events and anniversaries that capture the nation’s striking stories on circulating coins, and 2017 is no different. Today The Royal Mint have unveiled the new themes and designs for all the 2017 … Continue reading

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What’s your coin of the year?

I’m sure you’ll agree that 2016 has been a great year for coin collectors with so many significant anniversaries being commemorated and some fantastic designs. So which coin do you think deserves to be the ‘2016 Coin of the Year’ winner? … Continue reading

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A remarkable milestone that seems to have been forgotten…

Today, the Duke of Edinburgh celebrates his 95th birthday, a truly remarkable milestone. It would seem that whilst the Queen’s 90th birthday is celebrated throughout the nation, Prince Philip’s 95th birthday has been forgotten in comparison. "He has, quite simply, … Continue reading

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