Tag Archives: Crowns

Unprecedented release of bullion coin designs in base metal by Royal Mint

The Royal Mint has today confirmed the release of two new base metal £5 Coins– one featuring the Lion of England and the other the Unicorn of Scotland, available to order today. In fact, the Lion of England design was … Continue reading

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25 pence – the ‘unknown’ denomination

Nowadays, the very idea of a 25p coin seems strange and certainly not something that would ever be adopted into our monetary system.  However, between 1972 and 1981, four 25p coins were issued in the UK and if you know about … Continue reading

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