Category Archives: First World War

What’s your coin of the year?

We have selected our top ten shortlist of the most popular coin designs of the year – which one is your favourite? Cast your vote now using the poll at the bottom of the page. A) The Jersey 2014 70th Anniversary of D-Day £5 B) … Continue reading

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Royal Mint announces new coin themes for 2015

2015 is set to be something of a momentous year for coin collectors, with five significant anniversaries to be commemorated next year. They are: £2 – The 800th Anniversary of the Magna Carta 2015 marks 800 years since the signing of … Continue reading

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The story behind the new ‘100 Poppies’ coin

On Friday 10th October the new ‘100 Poppies’ coin was released, and the distinctive design has been turning heads. Commemorative coins have been issued in support of the Royal British Legion since 2008, some of them even struck in the famous poppy shape.  But this … Continue reading

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