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The Happy Couple
Volume 55, Number 6 / June 2018
Modern thinking THE striking of a commemorative £5 crown to celebrate the marriage of one Henry Windsor and Ms Rachel Markle on May 19 is notable for a couple of reasons. Firstly the subject is relatively far down the Royal “pecking order” (as it were) with previous Royals to grace coinage being further up the chain—Her Majesty the Queen Mother, Her Majesty the Queen, Prince Philip, Prince Charles (and Diana), Prince William and Kate and latterly their offspring. Up until recently there has been no numismatic offering for second sons (or daughters) upon their marriage, no monetary...Find out more Free trial issue
The worlds' only independent magazine devoted to medals and battles. Published 10 times per year, the magazine features articles, news, auction reports and the world renowned Medal Tracker service, invaluable when searching for lost medals and trying to re-unite broken groups. This service, like the classified advertising, is free to subscribers. Also included is the "what's on" section that lets collectors know about fairs, societies, auctions etc.
Home Front in World War I
Volume 56, Number 6 / June 2018
Why do they matter? THE recent call by Lord Guthrie and assorted others for there to be yet another look at the case for a Bomber Command Medal (see News & Views) shows that this matter really will not go away any time soon. One would imagine that the Bomber Command Veterans feel that if they shout loud enough their case will be heard, after all the Arctic Convoy and the Suez Veterans carried on their campaign until they got the outcome they wanted so why shouldn’t those in favour of a Bomber Command Medal do the same? There is no point in re-hashing my own feelings on this debate here,...Find out more Free trial issue
It's official - and it's here! What's the betting the person who bid over £15,000 for this same coin on eBay last week is feeling pretty put out right now - as I would imagine is the seller having missed out on a bumper payday...Read more
She died for Freedom and Honour
The memorial Plaque is a fairly common item in the collections of most WWI medal enthusiasts but far less common is a plaque awarded to a woman who lost her life in the service of her country. We aren't sure of the exact number awarded but it is certainly less than 1,000 and they come up for sale...Read more
We have been informed of the theft of the medals of a former member of the R.E.M.E. The theft took place in Derby from his home in May 2018, Afghanistan medal medal issued to 30062968 Cpl A. Bloomer R.E.M.E and his UN Cyprus medal and other related items.<br /><br />Any information please contact...Read more