Tag Archives: Round Pound

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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Round £1 Coin transition date sooner than expected!

The Royal Mint initially predicted that the number of new 12-sided £1 coins in circulation would overtake the Round £1 Coin by August this year. However, due to the amount of coins that have already been returned, 8 million in total, … Continue reading

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