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The History of Belfast

Belfast, Northern Ireland’s capital city, has a history that can be traced back as far as the Bronze Age. Discover the history of Belfast and the limited-edition £1 coin struck to celebrate this great city.

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The History of Cardiff

The name Cardiff basically means ‘fortified enclosure on the banks of the Taf’.  Discover the history of Cardiff and take a look at the Cardiff one pound coin from The Royal Mint.

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The History of Edinburgh

In celebration of the impressive city of Edinburgh, a new £1 coin was released, the last in the heraldic £1 Cities Series. Discover the history of Edinburgh and the £1 coin design that celebrates the city.

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The History of London

London is the capital city of England and the United Kingdom and home to over eight million people. Discover London’s rich history and take a look at the limited-edition £1 coin struck to celebrate this beloved capital city.

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