Category Archives: Mintages

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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UPDATE: How rare is my coin? The complete Change Checker guide to UK coin mintages

The 2016 mintage figures have been released, so ensuring that ‘The Change Checker guide to UK coin mintages’ is THE place to check how rare your coins are,  we’ve put together these updated charts listing each coin in order of it’s rarity. The 2002 Commonwealth Games … Continue reading

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2016 mintage figures just released!

The Royal Mint have just released the mintage figures for the 2016 dated circulation coins. These are the new figures: WW1 Army £2 – 9,550,000 Shakespeare Comedies £2 – 4,335,000 Shakespeare Histories £2 – 4,615,000 Shakespeare Tragedies £2 – 5,695,000 … Continue reading

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