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This amazing, prize winning, catalogue, complete with hundreds of full colour illustrations of the notes themselves is THE definitive work on English and Welsh Provincial notes and is an absolute must for all banknote collectors. Unfortunately it sold out in book form almost a year ago - however...

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A Fair weekend

/ Carol

The Token Team are out in force this weekend with John and Carol at the London Coin Fair on November 3 at the Bloomsbury Hotel for all things numismatic and Phil attending the Aldershot show on November 4. The London Coin Fair at the Holiday Inn is an event not to be missed for any serious...

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World Notgeld 1914-1947

/ Phil Mussell

At last a new version of Krause's acclaimed "Notgeld" Catalogue which was a best seller in book form a few years back. Now produced on CD Rom for ease of access this catalogue is the perfect companion to any notgeld collection - ideal for both valuations and identifications! Click here to...

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Visit Valkenburg

/ Carol

The April Paper Money Fair Maastricht is an established event, however, don’t forget there is an autumn fair too. Taking place on September 29/30 at its usual “home” of the “Polfermolen”, Plenkertstraat 50, Valkenburg, well over 140 dealers will be stalling out, Unlike the April fair, the...

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It's legal tender

/ Phil Mussell

Anyone in the note world (or who has seen Michael McIntyre on stage) will know there should be no issue accepting Scottish notes in England, apparently that isn't the case in London at the moment as hordes of Scots come in for the Olympics - as this story from the BBC aptly demonstrates

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Are Punts on their way back..?

/ Phil Mussell

Numismatists (and indeed ordinary shoppers) in Ireland may well be bemoaning their country's entry into the Euro and doom mongers are even contemplating what will happen if Greece and maybe other countries decide to opt out - well shopkeepers in Clones, County Monaghan are preempting the problem...

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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...

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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!

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Local currency

/ Phil Mussell

Just as we sell out of our "Standard Catalogue of the Provincial Banknotes of England and Wales" so the latest in a modern line of "provincial notes" comes into being. The Bristol pound comes hard on the heels of the Totnes Pound and the Stroud currency and promises to be the biggest such local...

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DON’T forget the The York Coin & Stamp Fair this weekend (January 20–21) at The York Racecourse Grandstand. The fair gets under starter’s orders at 11am on the Friday, finishing at 6pm ready to recommence trading on Saturday at 10am (closing at 4pm). Entry is free, the parking is free and the food...

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