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Covid-19 Update: the latest from the coin trade

03 April 2020

We bring you the latest news and updates from coin traders and auction houses around the world, giving the information you need to keep collecting during the global lockdown.

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Websites to discover more about coins
In our quick guide we pick out five websites to help you carry on learning about coins and their history, including the…
31 March 2020
Record-breaking year for finds discovered by public
The British Museum has revealed that the number of Treasure finds made by members of the public hit a record level in…
30 March 2020
Harrogate and Bloomsbury Coin Fairs cancelled
The regular Bloomsbury Coin Fairs and the annual Harrogate Coin Fair have been cancelled due to the Covid-19 outbreak.
29 March 2020
Fifth and final Peter Rabbit 50p
Beatrix Potter’s much-loved character, Peter Rabbit, features for the fifth and final time on UK 50p commemorative coins…
20 March 2020
How we're helping you keep connected and collecting
To keep us connected and collecting, we're set to launch a new 'Keeping You Collecting' weekly email to help collectors,…
20 March 2020
Royal Mint releases James Bond coin collection
The Royal Mint has announced the launch of its James Bond commemorative coin and gold bar collection, which features a 7…
05 March 2020
All you need to know about the new polymer £20 note
The UK's new polymer £20 note has entered circulation and has been described as 'the most secure Bank of England…
20 February 2020
Royal Mint launches Dinosaur 50p coin collection
The Royal Mint in conjunction with the Natural History Museum has launched a commemorative 50p 'Dinosauria' collection –…
13 February 2020

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