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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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The Secret Life of Isaac Newton…

English mathematician, astronomer, and physicist, Sir Isaac Newton is one of the most famous scientists of all time. He is renowned for producing the single most influential book on physics ever written, The Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica, but not many … 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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