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Dilwyn the Welsh Dragon to star on CBeebies Bedtime Stories

Dilwyn the Welsh Dragon to star on CBeebies Bedtime Stories

The Royal Mint’s ‘Dilwyn the Welsh Dragon’ children’s story, written by Welsh author Sam Langley-Swain, is set to appear on CBeebies Bedtime Stories.

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The Royal Mint Experience set to reopen this Saturday with brand-new exhibition

The Royal Mint Experience set to reopen this Saturday with brand-new exhibition

Visitors can experience a brand-new exhibition about Decimalisation in honour of the 50th Anniversary

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The Royal Mint places The Who centre stage on a new range of collectable coins

The Royal Mint places The Who centre stage on a new range of collectable coins

The coin’s dynamic design includes some of the most famed symbols from the band’s live and loud performances.

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Royal Mint Reports Silver Shines On with 540% Increase

Royal Mint Reports Silver Shines On with 540% Increase

The Gold:Silver ratio has also fluctuated close to seven-year lows.

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The Royal Mint celebrates John Logie Baird on a commemorative 50p

The Royal Mint celebrates John Logie Baird on a commemorative 50p

The design features a graphic representation of Baird’s life and work as ‘The Father of Television’

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Mr. Men Little Miss… The nation’s favourite bedtime stories? Jenni Falconer thinks so!

Mr. Men Little Miss… The nation’s favourite bedtime stories? Jenni Falconer thinks so!

To celebrate the launch of the final design in the collection, The Royal Mint worked with avid coin collector, Jenni Falconer, to unveil vibrant ‘Little Miss Sunshine’ on a £5 coin.

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Royal Mint and Elton John announce charity auction – celebrating the artist’s greatest hits

Royal Mint and Elton John announce charity auction – celebrating the artist’s greatest hits

The Royal Mint has created a one of a kind silver medallion celebrating Elton John’s greatest hits

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The Royal Mint unveils its largest coin in its 1,100-year history – a 10 kilo gold ‘Masterwork’

The Royal Mint unveils its largest coin in its 1,100-year history – a 10 kilo gold ‘Masterwork’

It is the latest ‘Masterwork’ from The Royal Mint – a new series of larger, one of a kind pieces for collectors made using a combination of traditional skills and innovative technology.

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The Royal Mint Museum celebrates winners of Remembering Decimalisation short-story competition

The Royal Mint Museum celebrates winners of Remembering Decimalisation short-story competition

The Royal Mint Museum has revealed winners of its short-story competition for schools in Wales

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Royal Mint Partner with Canadian Mint to Celebrate The Queen's 95th Birthday

Royal Mint Partner with Canadian Mint to Celebrate The Queen's 95th Birthday

The set contains two one-ounce coins struck in fine silver and finished to Proof standard to celebrate The Queen's sovereignty over Canada and the United Kingdom.

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The Royal Mint Reveals 80% of Uk Parents Are Investing in Their Children’s Future Following the Covid-19 Pandemic

The Royal Mint Reveals 80% of Uk Parents Are Investing in Their Children’s Future Following the Covid-19 Pandemic

Results found that parents are more aware of their children’s finances than they were 12 months ago as eight in 10 parents hope to develop better money habits

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The Royal Mint celebrates 150th anniversary of The Royal Albert Hall with the UK’s first domed coin

The Royal Mint celebrates 150th anniversary of The Royal Albert Hall with the UK’s first domed coin

The Royal Mint, the original maker of UK coins, has released a new commemorative £5 coin celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Royal Albert Hall.

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Royal Mint’s Precious Metals Team Launch New Range of Investment Products Inspired by Myths and Legends

Royal Mint’s Precious Metals Team Launch New Range of Investment Products Inspired by Myths and Legends

The Royal Mint has today launched a new Myths and Legends bullion collection, with the first coin featuring a modern interpretation of Robin Hood

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Mr. Men Superfan gives seal of approval to The Royal  Mint’s New Coin

Mr. Men Superfan gives seal of approval to The Royal Mint’s New Coin

One of the world’s biggest Mr. Men Little Miss fans gave The Royal Mint’s new coin the seal of approval today

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The Royal Mint’s Tooth Fairy gifts over £40.5 million* to children during Coronavirus lockdowns

The Royal Mint’s Tooth Fairy gifts over £40.5 million* to children during Coronavirus lockdowns

Almost 6.5 million (73%) UK parents have had to forego at least one cherished tradition for their children due to the pandemic, however leaving money from the Tooth Fairy was the tradition that parents were most able to honour.

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The Royal Mint celebrates fossil hunter Mary Anning with a new commemorative 50p coin collection

The Royal Mint celebrates fossil hunter Mary Anning with a new commemorative 50p coin collection

The Royal Mint, the Original Maker of UK coins, in collaboration with the Natural History Museum has today launched a new commemorative coin collection celebrating fossil hunter and pioneering palaeontologist Mary Anning.

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The Royal Mint celebrates 50 years of Mr. Men  Little Miss Characters

The Royal Mint celebrates 50 years of Mr. Men Little Miss Characters

The Royal Mint celebrates 50 years of fun with a new commemorative coin collection featuring the ‘Mr. Men Little Miss Characters

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The Royal Mint appoints Jörg Sassmannshausen as Regional Director of Sales

The Royal Mint appoints Jörg Sassmannshausen as Regional Director of Sales

The Royal Mint continues to offer leading products and services in coin and blank production, end of life metal reclamation and cash handling consultancy for central banks and Mints globally.

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Ahead of the 50th anniversary of Decimalisation, The Royal Mint reveals the rarest coins in circulation

Ahead of the 50th anniversary of Decimalisation, The Royal Mint reveals the rarest coins in circulation

In 2019 over 500 million coins were released into circulation, including three new 50 pence designs celebrating Arthur Conon Doyle’s iconic Sherlock Holmes, and Paddington the Bear at St Paul’s Cathedral and the Tower of London.

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The Royal Mint unleashes the Griffin of Edward III as the final beast to join the Queen’s Beasts collection

The Royal Mint unleashes the Griffin of Edward III as the final beast to join the Queen’s Beasts collection

The Griffin of Edward III has been reimagined for modern times by designer Jody Clark.

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Interactive ‘Museum in a box’ created for care homes

Interactive ‘Museum in a box’ created for care homes

The Royal Mint Museum has created an interactive ‘Museum in a box’ for care homes ahead of Decimalisation anniversary

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The Royal Mint reports sharp rise in gifting gold and attracts millennial investors

The Royal Mint reports sharp rise in gifting gold and attracts millennial investors

New figures released from The Royal Mint show a rise in people gifting gold for Christmas – with sales of 1g and 5g bars increasing by 53% year on year.

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The Royal Mint reveals new commemorative coins for 2021

The Royal Mint reveals new commemorative coins for 2021

The Royal Mint announce five new designs that will appear on British coins in 2021

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The Royal Mint and Arrandene MFG announce new global commercial partnership

The Royal Mint and Arrandene MFG announce new global commercial partnership

The Royal Mint, the world’s largest export mint, and arrandene MFG, a leading British metal trading company, have agreed to a commercial partnership.

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£1 billion set to be spent on unwanted Christmas gifts

£1 billion set to be spent on unwanted Christmas gifts

As the nation prepares for a Christmas like no other, research has found that British parents believe £1 billion* worth of the presents given to children will go unused.

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The Royal Mint sends a coin into space in honour of ‘Starman’ David Bowie

The Royal Mint sends a coin into space in honour of ‘Starman’ David Bowie

The Royal Mint has launched a new commemorative coin range in honour of music legend Davie Bowie

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The Royal Mint unveils a 50 pence celebrating The Snowman™

The Royal Mint unveils a 50 pence celebrating The Snowman™

The Royal Mint, the original maker of UK coins, together with Snowman Enterprises Ltd, has today unveiled a brand new 50 pence featuring one of Britain’s most iconic festive characters, The Snowman™ *

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The Royal Mint Launch  Tooth Fairy Set

The Royal Mint Launch Tooth Fairy Set

The Royal Mint has launched a new coin set to celebrate the tradition of the Tooth Fairy.

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The Royal Mint and Vaultex Consulting announce new global commercial partnership

The Royal Mint and Vaultex Consulting announce new global commercial partnership

The Royal Mint, the world’s largest export mint, and Vaultex, one of the leading British cash processing companies, have agreed to a commercial partnership.

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The Royal Mint to help young people get a ‘Kickstart’ in their careers

The Royal Mint to help young people get a ‘Kickstart’ in their careers

The Royal Mint has become one of the first companies to sign up to the Government’s new ‘Kickstart’ scheme – providing work placements for 16 -24 year olds.

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The Royal Mint Announce First Coin in Celebration of Diversity

The Royal Mint Announce First Coin in Celebration of Diversity

The Royal Mint has unveiled a brand new coin, a 50p celebrating the diversity which built Britain.

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The Royal Mint Launches Final Coin in its James Bond Collection – Revealing a Hidden Message Across the Series

The Royal Mint Launches Final Coin in its James Bond Collection – Revealing a Hidden Message Across the Series

The Royal Mint will launch the final coin in its James Bond collection on global James Bond Day.

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The Royal Mint launches the World’s First James Bond Bullion Bar

The Royal Mint launches the World’s First James Bond Bullion Bar

The Royal Mint is launching the world’s first James Bond bullion bar, available in gold and silver.

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The Royal Mint unveil the world’s most visually secure bullion coin

The Royal Mint unveil the world’s most visually secure bullion coin

The Royal Mint unveils latest Britannia design with new anti-counterfeit features. The innovative safety features use natural light to authenticate the bullion coin as genuine.

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The Royal Mint and Disney Launch the UK’s first official Winnie-the-Pooh Coin

The Royal Mint and Disney Launch the UK’s first official Winnie-the-Pooh Coin

The Royal Mint, in collaboration with Disney, have today launched the first in a series of Winnie-the-Pooh coins. The commemorative fifty pence piece features original watercolour illustrations by E.H. Shepard and marks the first time Winnie-the-Pooh has been featured on an official UK coin.

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Celebrate the Lunar cycle with  The Royal Mint’s 2021 Lunar Year of the Ox commemorative coin

Celebrate the Lunar cycle with The Royal Mint’s 2021 Lunar Year of the Ox commemorative coin

The Royal Mint continues its Shēngxiào collection with a commemorative coin celebrating Lunar Year of the Ox – one of the most beloved and respected creatures in Chinese culture.

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Elton John’s musical career celebrated on UK commemorative coin by Royal Mint

The Royal Mint has announced that Elton John, one of the most successful and enduring artists of all time will be celebrated on a new commemorative coin.

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The Royal Mint introduces a minting first with its Elton John commemorative coin range

The Royal Mint has introduced a UK minting first on a collection of commemorative coins to celebrate the career and legacy of Elton John. The Elton John commemorative coin is the latest addition to The Royal Mint’s new Music Legends series.

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From Secret Agent to Icon: The Royal Mint launches its James Bond collection with a first - a 7 kilo gold coin

The Royal Mint has announced the launch of its James Bond commemorative coin and gold bar collection ahead of the release of the 25th James Bond film. The collection includes a number of Royal Mint firsts – a 7 kilo gold coin, which is the largest coin with the highest face value to be produced in the Mint’s 1,100-year history

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The Royal Mint manufactures 5,000 medical visors a day for the NHS

The Royal Mint is now producing 5,000 medical visors per day and will initially prioritise supplying NHS Wales who supported the development and approval of the medical visors.

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The Royal Mint to make 1.9 million medical visors for the NHS

The Royal Mint has today announced that it will make 1.9 million medical visors for the NHS in England and Wales to help protect medical workers.

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The Royal Mint combines augmented reality and coins for the first time for Dinosauria Collection

The Royal Mint, in conjunction with the Natural History Museum, has launched a commemorative Hylaeosaurus 50p coin - the final coin in the popular Dinosauria Collection series which celebrates Britain’s contribution to the discovery of dinosaurs.

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The Royal Mint joins the nation to thank a generation - 75th Anniversary of VE Day

For the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe (VE) Day, The Royal Mint pays special thanks to the wartime generation who gave so much and honours their spirit and sacrifice with a £2 commemorative coin and historic coin set, which were created in association with Imperial War Museums (IWM).

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The Royal Mint sets new record with sale of Britain’s first £1 million coin

The Royal Mint has set a new record for British coinage after sourcing and selling a rare Edward VIII Sovereign to a private collector for £1 million.

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The Royal Mint Experience has been awarded the ‘2020 Travellers Choice Award by Trip Advisor’ – ranking it amongst the top 10% of attractions worldwide for customer experience. The news comes as the attraction safely reopened its doors earlier this month.

The Royal Mint Experience has been awarded the ‘2020 Travellers Choice Award by Trip Advisor’ – ranking it amongst the top 10% of attractions worldwide for customer experience. The news comes as the attraction safely reopened its doors earlier this month.

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The Royal Mint lists gold backed exchange traded commodity on Borsa Italiana

The ETC is designed to offer investors an effective way to access the gold market as it tracks the physical price of gold. 

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The Royal Mint Physical Gold ETC Passported To Scandinavia

The Royal Mint Physical Gold ETC (RMAU) has been passported for sale in Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland.  Issued by HANetf, Europe’s first ‘white label’ ETF issuer, RMAU was launched in February 2020 on the London Stock Exchange.

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The Royal Mint Physical Gold ETC Reaches $300 Million AUM

The Royal Mint Physical Gold ETC (RMAU) has reached the $300 million AUM milestone just 6 months after launch.

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