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Stratford this weekendMon, 5 October 2015

The last Stratford Medal show of the year is coming this weekend! (Sunday October 11) and we'll be there with all your favourite titles including the BRAND NEW MEDAL YEARBOOK!
Doors open at 9.30am (for preview - 10.30am for regular visitors - all that means...

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Awards to a Polar legendMon, 5 October 2015

Split ends

THE proposed sale of renowned Polar explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton’s medals at Christie’s this coming month (October 8—see News and Views page 6) has got the medal world in something of a spin. The medals that Shackleton was entitled to would make an impressive display were...

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Battling EbolaMon, 21 September 2015

Put up or shut up

THE recent 70th anniversary of VJ day celebrations, televised for all to see, reminded us once again how frail and few in number the remaining veterans of World War II actually are and we all know that come the 75th anniversary there will barely be a handful of them, or...

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Spotlight on RoyaltyMon, 21 September 2015

Going mainstream

AS we head into the autumn and the start of the numismatic “season” the subject of “money” is somewhat in vogue at the moment. Don’t believe me? Well, just have a look at some of the stories that have made headlines over the summer. Early on there was the furore over the...

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Iceni GoldTues, 1 September 2015

Time to act

THIS little hobby of ours generally runs itself and does so pretty smoothly. Every now and then there is the odd hiccup: a forgery scare, a spike in certain prices, a fall in others, but the market, the dealers and collectors react accordingly and soon things are back to...

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Coin News wins - again!Wed, 26 August 2015

The prestigious Numismatic Literary Guild award for World Numismatic Magazine - Best Issue - has been won by COIN NEWS, again! Thrilled to be announced as the winners at last year’s competition, to receive this important literary award for the second year running is a real feather in the Editorial...

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Awards for a HeroineTues, 4 August 2015

All change?

AS we go to press with this issue of MEDAL NEWS (late July) so we are also working on the Medal Yearbook 2016 ready for launch at the OMRS Convention on September 27 in London. After much deliberation it is likely that this will be the last Medal Yearbook in its current form...

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Coin News

Latest Coin News Issue:Spotlight on Royalty Click here to find out more
Issue #423 / October, 2015

In this issue:

  • The Leominster Hoard
    A Romano-British hoard uncovered
  • The Royal Coin Collection: Part I
    A fascinating history of formation
  • They were not amused
    The 1887 Jubilee portrait meets with public disapproval

Medal News

Latest Medal News Issue:Awards to a Polar legend Click here to find out more
Issue #424 / October, 2015

In this issue:

  • Tough as teak: George Shore of the 28th Foot
    Coal miner cum “Slasher”
  • A (very) temporary gentleman
    An officer with a bright beginning...
  • The warhorse veteran
    An experienced trooper