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The Royal Academy of Arts is celebrated 250 years after its founding by the Royal Mint

The Royal Academy of Arts is celebrated 250 years after its founding by the Royal Mint One of the oldest and most respected art institutions in the United Kingdom, the Royal Academy of Arts (RA) is tasked with promoting the appreciation of the visual arts through constant […]

Four generations of the British Royal Family are marked on a single coin for the first time in over a century

Four generations of the British Royal Family are marked on a single coin for the first time in over a century WIth the British Royal Family seemingly growing at a fair old rate of knots, we’re in the position of having four generations regularly making headlines. The […]

Royal Mint launches a limited bullion Britannia variant with an Oriental themed border

Royal Mint launches a limited bullion Britannia variant with an Oriental themed border A perennial favourite, the Royal Mints Britannia bullion coin design has changed many times since its introduction in 1987. In 2014 however, the mint moved its design changes over to a unique annual proof range and […]

Frankenstein and the RAF among the Royal Mint commemorative circulating coin designs for 2018

Frankenstein and the RAF among the Royal Mint commemorative circulating coin designs for 2018 Time for the Royal Mint to show off its five special circulating designs of which we’ll see fuller commemorative range as the year progresses. If you want these in silver, the only way […]

The Red Dragon of Wales is the latest proof Queens Beasts coin. Could this be the best yet?

The Red Dragon of Wales is the latest proof Queens Beasts coin. Could this be the best yet? Only the third of the proposed ten-coin Queens Beasts series of coins, the Red Dragon of Wales joins the proof range with a wide selection of sizes at an […]

Royal Mint four coin Landmarks of Britain silver bullion coin debuts its second, Tower Bridge

Royal Mint four coin Landmarks of Britain silver bullion coin debuts its second, Tower Bridge The Royal Mint debuted the first of a four-coin limited run silver bullion coin series last year called Landmarks of Britain. Based on a proof set released back in mid 2014, each […]

Royal Mint expands its Beatrix Potter offering with a gold Peter Rabbit and deluxe silver sets

Royal Mint expands its Beatrix Potter offering with a gold Peter Rabbit and deluxe silver sets One of the surprise hits of 2016, especially in the United Kingdom, the Beatrix Potter series of Tales of Peter Rabbit coins almost crashed the Royal Mint website as thousands queued […]

The Royal Mint remembers the fallen with its new annual Remembrance Day poppy coin

The Royal Mint remembers the fallen with its new annual Remembrance Day poppy coin The Royal Mint is finally issuing its first ever official Remembrance Day coin for the United Kingdom after spending years issuing them for Alderney, the Channel Island closest to France. The design or […]

Royal Mint debuts two new 2018 bullion coins in their popular ongoing multi-year series

Royal Mint debuts two new 2018 bullion coins in their popular ongoing multi-year series The Royal Mint has expanded the choice available in what have become their most eagerly awaited bullion coin ranges. The Shēngxiào Lunar series is now five coins into a 12-coin cycle with the […]

The fourth of the Royal Mints commemorative six-coin sets marking the First World War launches

The fourth of the Royal Mints commemorative six-coin sets marking the First World War launches The Royal Mint has an extensive programme of coins marking the centenary of what was meant to be the war to end all wars, the First World War. In amongst a plethora […]