Category Archives: 50p coins

When will the 2017 coins be released into circulation?

Change Checkers are often asking me, “when will the 2017 coin designs be released into general circulation?”  So, I have compiled a list below showing which coins are now available in your change and those that are still to be … Continue reading

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2017 Quarter 3 Change Checker “Scarcity Index” Released

Following the launch of the Change Checker “Scarcity Index” earlier this year the Quarter 3 Index has now been published. 50p Scarcity Index It’s of little surprise that Kew Gardens maintains its top spot as the UK’s most sought after … Continue reading

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Will the Sir Isaac Newton 50p coin become more scarce than the Kew Gardens?

It’s been reported in the media this week that the Sir Isaac Newton coin will become the most scarce 50p in UK circulation. A number of outlets have suggested that only 375 coins will be released giving it a mintage figure 560 times less than … Continue reading

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