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News & Blog

All the latest news and views plus the Token Publishing Blog.

Pingat Jasa Malaysia Medal

/ Phil Mussell

Further to the announcement in the December/Janaury issue of MEDAL NEWS that the Malaysian Government have issued a commemorative medal for all those who served in Malaya/Malaysia from August 31 1957 until August 12 1966 we have been inundated by Veterans asking where they can get theirs! The...

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Coin Yearbook now available

/ Phil Mussell

The brand new best selling COIN YEARBOOK is available now - launched at COINEX this weekend you have the chance to order your copy today! This year's yearbook has been fully revised in line with modern market movements and the "new look" includes not only a new cover but also a revision of teh...

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SPINK TO AUCTION THE PIMPREZ HOARD

/ Phil Mussell

Discovered in a garden in France, over 500 silver coins return to England after 900 years buried under French soil On 6 October, Spink, the London coin and medal auctioneers, will sell a selection of coins from The Pimprez Hoard, the first time a hoard discovered in France has been officially...

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Elaadslaagte - selling fast

/ Phil Mussell

This major new work takes a look at the Battle of Elandslaagte, one of the first major actions of the Anglo-Boer War. Using eye-witness accounts and many previously unpublished photos the author presents a vivid and comprehensive account ofteh Engagement. The Medal Roll contains the full list of...

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Wearing your medals

/ Phil Mussell

This little book (16pp), by Lt-Col Ashley Tinson author of MEDALS WILL BE WORN, is designed to help both serving and ex-service personnel and collectors seeking to properly mount their medals. It contains a full order of wear for ALL British and Commonwealth awards, decorations and medals,...

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Banknote Yearbook

/ Phil Mussell

For all those of you waiting for the fourth edition of this acclaimed work I'm afraid you have some time to go yet! The banknote market is a thriving one but unfortunately not quite buoyant enough to allow us the luxury of producing our catalogue every year - we have therefore decided to make...

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Up North

/ Phil Mussell

The Token Team are heading North again - this time for OMRS North at the Holiday Inn Runcorn, Cheshire on April 17 and 18 The Convention takes place over the two days to allow there to be lectures on the Saturday with a Dinner that evening, the bourse will then be open on the Sunday. For those of...

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These new works take a look at all the Honours and Awards given out to the South Staffordshire Regiment During World War I and the Honours and Awards made to the Officers and Men of the Prince of Wales's (North Staffordshire) Regiment during that war and the later conflict in the Balkans. Who...

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World Money fair - Basel

/ Phil Mussell

For those readers on the Continent it might be worthwhile popping in to the World Money Fair in Basel (1st Floor Hall 4.1 Messeplatz 21 Basel, Switzerland). Although primarily now an International Mint Showcase (for the new coin releases of the year) there are also a number of "ordinary" dealers in...

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Happy New Year

/ Phil Mussell

We'd like to wish all of our readers a very, very happy New Year!

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Coin Fairs in 2004

/ Phil Mussell

Apart from the York Fair (Jauray 16-17) there are a few other dates that the Token Team are already booked in for - the Basle Show on Jan 28-31; the London Coin Fair on February 7, The Dublin Fair On February 21-22, the Harrogate Show on April 2-3 and the North of England Fair in Newcastle on April...

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