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As an icon across all generations, Paddington Bear has secured his place as one of Britain’s most beloved fictional characters. His charming personality has seen him appear in numerous books, films, and tv shows and so it seemed fitting that he would be recognised on the latest commemorative 50p coins in 2018. Unsurprisingly, the coin ... Read moreREAD
If you’re in possession of a 1977 Jubilee crown, you’ll be eager to find out just how much they’re worth. Although these coins can be purchased relatively cheaply at the moment, there are certain factors that can increase their value. Available at starting prices of around £2 on online marketplaces, you’ll find that a 1977 ... Read moreREAD
Currency within the UK changes fairly frequently leading to coins and banknotes being taken out of circulation. When this happens, the Bank of England will usually give a set time period for people to exchange their old currency for the new coins or notes that are being released. But what happens if you miss this ... Read moreREAD
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Celebrate a charity that has provided light and safety at seas with this special commemorative coin. Add this 2014 Trinity House £2 coin to your collection. Or, give it as a gift to complete another collector’s set. If you are so fortunate as to find the Trinity House £2 coin to add to your collection, expect to ... Read moreREAD
Moving from Technology to a symbol of British power, the two pound round coin got a huge facelift in 2015 alongside the release of the Britannia 5th Portrait £2 Coin. Any collector knows that when a coin is redesigned, collectors are anxious to acquire these newly designed coins. These coins are typically valued at more ... Read moreREAD
Add this First World War Army £2 coin, also known as the FWW Army £2 coin, to your collection. It is the third coin in a special series remembering the War. Collect the entire five-part war series commemorating the First World War Centenary series. The series of special coins range from the outbreak of war to ... Read moreREAD