Tag Archives: The British Monarchy

500 Years of Kings and Queens… on coins!

The history of the British Isles has been defined by many different monarchs, all of which have had an impact on our nation’s rich heritage. And all of them (except King Edward VIII) have had coins issued bearing their likeness, whether they be silver, bronze … Continue reading

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The Story Behind the new Longest Reigning Monarch £5 Coin

This week a new £5 coin will be issued to mark Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II becoming our longest reigning monarch on 9th September. One of the very first coins has been issued by Jersey and I’ve been given exclusive access to go behind-the-scenes for … Continue reading

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