20 Aug 2014
Supporting the centuries-old tradition of giving zodiac coins at the Lunar New Year
Discover fascinating insights into the world of coins, current topics, news hot off-the-press and up-to-date information about new product releases from the Royal Mint.
What is the difference between Proof, Brilliant Uncirculated and Bullion coins?
A fascinating insight into the history of the Royal Mint
Maundy money started in the reign of Charles II with an undated issue of hammered coins in 1662. The coins were a fourpenny, threepenny, twopenny and one penny piece...
In January 2013, the Royal Mint began a programme to recover cupronickel five pence and ten pence coins from circulation.