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February 2014's News

There's gold in them there hills...

Ever wished you could just stumble across a fortune whilst out walking? Well apparently it happens - at least according to the BBC. Whilst we at COIN NEWS are very happy for them we can't help but feel just a little envious... Read more or leave comments Posted on Wed, 26 February 2014 by Phil Mussell
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Britannia- March 16

Don't forget the next Britannia show - it's to be held on Sunday March 16 at the usual venue - the Carisbrooke Hall, Victory Services Club, Marble Arch, London from 9.30am-2.00pm. See MEDAL NEWS March for further details! Read more or leave comments Posted on Sat, 15 February 2014 by Phil Mussell
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Joe Miceli's killer sentenced

The man who killed Joe Miceli at his home in Northampton last year has been found guilty of his murder. Mark Ellson repeatedly hit he coin and medal dealer over the head with a mallet. Although he initially claimed he knew nothing of the death, He later admitted killing Joe but claimed it was… Read more or leave comments Posted on Fri, 14 February 2014 by Phil Mussell
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100th Victoria Cross to an Australian

It has been announced today (Thursday February 13) that the 100th Victoria Cross to an Australian has been posthumously awarded to Corporal Cameron Stewart Baird, who died in Afghanistan in June 2013. 32-year-old Baird won his VC for displaying conspicuous valour, "leading to the ultimate sacrifice… Read more or leave comments Posted on Thurs, 13 February 2014 by Phil Mussell
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Joe Miceli

The man accused of murdering coin dealer Joe Miceli is appearing in court this week - for updates follow the Northampton Chronicle & Echo or click below for the updates Please note some of the stories are disturbing - especially for those of us who knew Joe well Here, Here, Here and Here and the… Read more or leave comments Posted on Fri, 7 February 2014 by Phil Mussell
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