General News

February 2015's News

Monday is E day!

No nothing "electronic" this time - here E stands for effigy as Monday March 2 sees the unveiling of the fifth portrait of Her Majesty the Queen. We will have images on here as soon as we get them but we will also be at the official launch on Monday so if you'd like to see the new portrait as soon… Read more or leave comments Posted on Fri, 27 February 2015 by Phil Mussell
Posted in: Coin News, General News

Britannia's back

Britannia's back The Royal Mint today (February 27) announced a return for that beloved icon Britannia to our circulating coinage. A rather fetching design has been unveiled for the 2015 £2 coin which, presumably, will also feature the new effigy of Her Majesty the Queen Read more or leave comments Posted on Fri, 27 February 2015 by Phil Mussell
Posted in: Coin News, General News

Victoria Cross Awarded

L/Cpl Joshua Leakey of the Parachute Regiment has been awarded the Victoria Cross for his bravery during a raid on a Taliban stronghold in Helmand province in August 2013 where he twice helped a wounded US Marine Corps captain. He is the third member of the British Forces to receive a VC for… Read more or leave comments Posted on Thurs, 26 February 2015 by Phil Mussell
Posted in: General News, Medal News

In memory of Abbey

In memory of Abbey As many of you know our friend and colleague Abbey passed away in November following a brave fight against breast cancer. On April 26 of this year, Klara, Abbey's best friend, and another of the Token Team, is running the London Marathon in aid of the Breast Cancer Campaign and is keen to raise as… Read more or leave comments Posted on Tues, 10 February 2015 by Phil Mussell
Posted in: Banknote News, Coin News, General News, Medal News

A new medal for Ebola fighters?

It seems that our Government can't get enough of new medals - that's if the news is to be believed - take a look at the Telegraph website Read more or leave comments Posted on Thurs, 5 February 2015 by Phil Mussell
Posted in: General News, Medal News

Our Sponsors

Lindner The Royal Mint Warwich & Warwick
Baldwins MAShops Coincraft Celtic Coins Rasmussen

General News Archives