No matter who I chat to in the coin collecting world, young or old, bearing a healthy collection or just starting out, there is one series in particular on everyone’s lips… the Beatrix Potter 50p coins. Undoubtedly, the ageless appeal of Beatrix Potter’s best-loved creation, Peter Rabbit™, comes from its seemingly endless ability to adapt…Read More
This morning, The Royal Mint launched one of the most highly anticipated coins of the year… Bond, James Bond.
Watch Lauren and Paul reveal the brand-new coin and talk all things Bond in the video below …
8th May 1945 brought with it the beginning of the end of World War II. As Churchill took to the radio to announce that the conflict which had consumed the continent for six years was finally over, the nation rejoiced and VE Day became a defining moment in the history of the nation. 75 years…Read More
Royal Mail have just revealed a set of 10 NEW James Bond stamps celebrating the release of the record-breaking 25th Bond film – No Time to Die, this Spring. The stamp issue pays tribute to all 6 iconic Bonds and their contribution to the character at the heart of British identity, as well as four…Read More
When it comes to Royal Mail stamp issues, it doesn’t get bigger than STAR WARS. Following two enormous issues in 2015 and 2017, Royal Mail have literally just released the final 10 stamps in the series and I am so excited to show you them… But first, why STAR WARS? Well, you might not know…Read More
Sixteen years ago today, British Airways operated the final Concorde flight. For a fleeting 27 years, The Concorde had made the vision of supersonic commercial aviation a reality, long before its time.Read More
When it comes to collectables, pieces commemorating defining moments in British military history are unquestionably the most sought-after. So, to mark the 75th anniversary year of the D-Day landings, we knew we would have to come up with something completely original and extra special for our collectors. When I heard that a new D-Day coin…Read More
Every Christmas, millions of us put down the wrapping paper for a couple of hours and flock to theatres to indulge in the sheer absurdity and comic genius of Pantomime. It’s a tradition at the heart of festivities in the UK and love it or hate it, we Brits embrace it!
So, with the 50p playing host to some of the most iconic themes in British culture and soaring in popularity in recent years, it is only fitting that the weird and wonderful Panto has earned its place on the face of the UK’s favourite coin and I’m so excited to share them with you…