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March 2012's News

Epic Journey

Epic Journey A sharing hobby WE have just taken delivery of Michael Maton’s excellent new work Honour Those Mentioned: The Navies, being a full list of all British and Dominion Naval (including Merchant Navy) MiDs for World War II. This completes the Honour Those Mentioned series but isn’t an end to Michael’s… Read more or leave comments Posted on Fri, 30 March 2012 by Phil Mussell
Posted in: Medal News

Stop Thief

The following medals were recently stolen from a private house in Oxfordshire/Gloucestershire: Great War OBE and MC group of six to Captain Howard Napier Walker, 2nd Welsh Regiment and R.A.F. (Acting Acting Lt. Col.). Please call 101 (the non-emergency police number) with any information. The… Read more or leave comments Posted on Thurs, 29 March 2012 by Phil Mussell
Posted in: General News, Medal News

Come to Bromley

We do get around a bit you know - last weekend we were at the Harrogate Coin Show and this weekend (On Sunday April 1st) we'll be at the other end of the country - in Bromley, Kent to be precise at Ray Brough's medal fair. the show, held in the Civic Centre, Bromley starts at 9.30am and attracts… Read more or leave comments Posted on Wed, 28 March 2012 by Phil Mussell
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Dead Sea Scrolls

Dead Sea Scrolls The good old days? IN THIS month’s magazine you will find an advert for a “medallic coin” to celebrate the forthcoming Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty the Queen. As it has no monetary value or legal tender status it isn’t a coin per se, but it certainly bears more resemblance to a traditional crown… Read more or leave comments Posted on Thurs, 22 March 2012 by Alyson Thomas
Posted in: Coin News

Brilliant Britannia

Despite being Mothering Sunday the collectors turned out in force for the March 18 Britannia Medal Fair. Although one enthusiast did leave in a huff as the event was too crowded, collectors and dealers alike reported a successful day much enjoyed by all. The fair has become a real social event with… Read more or leave comments Posted on Wed, 21 March 2012 by Carol
Posted in: Coin News, General News, Medal News

Hurrah for Harrogate!

The Harrogate Spring Coin Fair takes place Friday 22 and Saturday 23 at The Old Swan Hotel. There will be over 40 dealers in attendance and the Token Team are going too! Opening times are 11 am Friday and 9.30 am Saturday so there's plenty of time for breakfast/coffee first in the wonderful spa… Read more or leave comments Posted on Mon, 19 March 2012 by Carol
Posted in: Banknote News, Coin News, General News

No April Fool - Westminster Auctions April 1 - now cancelled

For very personal reasons (his wife is due to give birth around the beginning of April) Chris Taylor has (perhaps wisely) decided to cancel the April 1 Westminster Auction - he'll let us, and his customers, know the moment a new date has been decided upon - somthing I imagine depends very much on… Read more or leave comments Posted on Thurs, 8 March 2012 by Phil Mussell
Posted in: Coin News, General News

Telephones down!

Apologies for those who have tried to contact us via phone in the past few days - the telephone system here at Token Publishing has developed a fault and all of our lines were down. Everything is now rectified so feel free to call! Read more or leave comments Posted on Mon, 5 March 2012 by Carol
Posted in: Banknote News, Coin News, General News, Medal News

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