Tag Archives: Coin Collecting

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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JUST RELEASED: The UK’s FIRST EVER Christmas £5 Coin

To celebrate the festive season this year, The Royal Mint has issued the FIRST EVER UK Christmas £5 coin. The Christmas tree plays a key role in festive traditions, from decorating with baubles to keeping presents around the tree and opening them, … 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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