Coins

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

No new one and two pence coins produced last year

No new one and two pence coins produced last year

The Royal Mint said it produced no new one and two pence coins last year for the first time in decades.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Brexit coin threatened by Article 50 extension

Brexit coin threatened by Article 50 extension

Plans for a 50p coin to commemorate Brexit could come unstuck if Theresa May’s request for an extension to Article 50 is granted by EU members.

Friday, March 8, 2019

Friday, March 8, 2019

Coin collector convicted for murdering fellow enthusiast over rare 50p

Coin collector convicted for murdering fellow enthusiast over rare 50p

A coin enthusiast is facing life imprisonment for the “senseless and brutal” murder of a fellow collector over his limited edition Beatrix Potter 50p coins.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Flight delayed for more than five hours after 'woman throws coins in engine for good luck'

Flight delayed for more than five hours after 'woman throws coins in engine for good luck'

Flight delayed for hours after 'woman throws coins in engine for good luck'

A plane was held at Shanghai Pudong International Airport for more than five hours after passengers said they saw a woman throwing coins at the engine

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Turtle who swallowed 5kg of tourists' coins dies

VIDEO: Turtle who swallowed 5kg of tourists' coins dies

Turtle who swallowed 5kg of tourists' coins dies

A turtle ate 915 coins after they were thrown into its pond by tourists, an operation was carried out on the animal, but unfortunately it did not work