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The Royal Mint commemorates the life of Sir Winston Churchill

25 Nov 2014

The Royal Mint has announced a special two-coin set which commemorates the life and marks the 50th anniversary of the death of one of history’s great figures.

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Stir up a silver sixpence with your Christmas pudding this Sunday

14 Nov 2014

To purchase an authentic vintage silver sixpence to complete your Stir Up Sunday

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The Royal Mint reveals plans for fifth portrait of The Queen

06 Nov 2014
‘all change’ for UK coinage next year when the definitive portrait of Her Majesty The Queen is to be updated for the first time since 1998
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The Royal Mint - The Sovereign 2015 Collection

05 Nov 2014
The Royal Mint launches The Sovereign 2015 – a constant through change
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The Royal Mint reveals coin designs for 2015 – and a vintage year!

05 Nov 2014

The Royal Mint 2015 coin collections and BU single coins in what is likely to be a vintage year for British coinage.

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