Tag Archives: Change Checker

What could you buy for £1 in 1983?

I thought it would be interesting to take a look at how the value of the £1 coin has changed since it was first introduced back in 1983. It’s common knowledge that the cost of living increases over time; however … Continue reading

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Round Pound Memories

The Round Pound has been in circulation for 34 years but sadly those days are coming to an end. At midnight on Sunday 15th October the Round Pound will be demonetised and cease to be legal tender. So, to celebrate … Continue reading

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Change Checker Live Coin Swap

We’re hosting our second Live Coin Swap on Saturday 21st October at The Oracle Shopping Centre in Reading, Berkshire from 10am – 4pm. We’ve had lots of reports from Change Checkers who are struggling to complete their 2016 Beatrix Potter … Continue reading

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