Tag Archives: Coin Collecting

New 50p coins to enter circulation for Platinum Wedding Anniversary

In just a few weeks’ time something remarkable happens.  Her Majesty the Queen and HRH Prince Philip celebrate 70 years of marriage – their Platinum Wedding Anniversary You probably know someone who has celebrated their Golden Wedding Anniversary (50 years … Continue reading

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Will these coins bring you luck?

Do you believe in luck? Have you ever owned an item you consider lucky, such as a piece of clothing or perhaps a coin? Money in general has been considered a source of luck for hundreds of years, such as … Continue reading

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Why this year’s official Poppy coin is one of the most poignant yet…

The official new Poppy Coin has just been issued in support of The Royal British Legion and this year the design features the stylised poppy that’s synonymous with the Legion with particularly poignant wording from the ‘Ode of Remembrance’. I … Continue reading

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