Tag Archives: UK Coins

The £1 Scarcity Index reveals which £1 coins are the rarest

Can’t wait – click here to reveal the UK’s “scarcest” £1 coin With the Great One Pound Coin Race nearing the finishing line, collectors across the UK are desperate to complete their Round Pound collections. Historically, change collectors have relied … Continue reading

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Poll: Which 2016 Coin design is your favourite?

I’m sure you’ll agree that 2016 is shaping up to be a great year for coin collectors with so many significant anniversaries being commemorated and some fantastic designs. So which coins are you most looking forward to finding in your change? 2016 … Continue reading

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22nd June 1816… The day Britain’s coins changed forever

200 years ago today, Britain’s coins changed forever. The change was as big as Decimalisation, if not bigger. In fact, there were barely any further changes to Britain’s coinage until Decimalisation in 1971. It’s known as the ‘Great Recoinage’ The ‘Great … Continue reading

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