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May 2014's News

Fake £2 coin!

In recent months the news has been full of stories of fake £1 coins and how to detect them but we haven't, until now, heard of a fake £2 - especially not one as good as the example we found. Weighing in at exactly the same weight as a genuine one, the fake is only detectable through… Read more or leave comments Posted on Fri, 30 May 2014 by Phil Mussell
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England's most valuable coin

England's most valuable coin Pound for pound? SO in a few months’ time we will know whether Alex Salmond gets a seat at the top table as head of an independent Scotland or whether the Bravehearts of the 21st century are doomed to fade into the background (until, perhaps immortalised by Hollywood—although I’m not sure who… Read more or leave comments Posted on Thurs, 22 May 2014 by Alyson Thomas
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A cunningly disguised story - the old question of the 1p coin

Really this is just a chance to take another pop at the 1p coin but it's quite a good article on the demise of the 1/2p http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-27467675 Read more or leave comments Posted on Wed, 21 May 2014 by Phil Mussell
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