Tag Archives: 50p

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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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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2017 Quarter 2 Change Checker “Scarcity Index” Released

Following the launch of the Change Checker “Scarcity Index” earlier this year the Quarter 2 Index has just been published. It takes into account all of the latest ownership and swap information and, most importantly, this Quarter factors in the … Continue reading

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