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Everything you need to know about new £1 coin – and what to do with your old ones

The new 12-sided £1 coin is set to enter circulation on March 28.

The old ’round pound’ – introduced more than 30 years ago – will cease to be legal tender on October 15 as the new £1 is dubbed the most secure in the world.

The twelve-sided £1 will enter circulation on March 28 (Photo: Royal Mint/PA) 

The new coins feature a string of security features including a hologram.

The hologram changes from a ‘£’ symbol to the number ‘1’ when the coin is seen from different angles.

Read more at the source: Mirror