Category Archives: Coin News

Your favourite coin design of 2017 revealed!

We know how much you love a new coin design so earlier this month we asked you to vote for your favourite 2017 release. This turned into a hotly contested 3 horse race between the Jane Austen £2, the Sir Isaac … Continue reading

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It looks like the round pound will be around for a little bit longer…

The Isle of Man have confirmed that they will be keeping the familiar round pound coin and issuing a new design for 2017. This means they will be the only British Isles country to continue issuing round pounds… Revealed today, the … Continue reading

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The Pound Coin and the rejected bird designs

25 years ago The Royal Mint decided to explore the possibility of creating a new series of reverse designs on the £1 coins to represent the four constituent parts of the United Kingdom . Selected artists were invited to submit designs that should have a … Continue reading

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