Category Archives: Olympic 50p coins

A History of the 50p Coin

Today marks 20 years since the small 50p was first released into circulation. To celebrate this anniversary we’ve taken a look back at the history of the 50p over the last 48 years… You can download our infographic in a handy … Continue reading

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Coin of the Year – the results!

The results are in and I can now reveal your top 3 coin designs of 2016! 3rd place – The Last ‘Round’ Pound Coin 2nd Place – The Peter Rabbit 50p And the winner…. 1st Place – The Great Fire of London £2 … Continue reading

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Royal Mint announces a treat for Olympic 50p Collectors

With 25 days to go until the Olympic Games in Rio this Summer, the Royal Mint have released a coin that’s sure to excite the hundreds of thousands of people who collected the Sports 50p coins for the London 2012 Olympics. … Continue reading

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