Coins

Louise Ridley

9 Alternative Portraits Of The Queen For 21st Century Coins

HuffingtonPost.com | Louise Ridley | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK

To commemorate a new portrait of The Queen being released for UK coins, The Huffington Post UK has commissioned six young designers to create their ow...

Here's How The Queen's Portrait On Coins Has Changed Since 1953

PA | Posted 03.03.2015 | UK

A new portrait of the Queen that will appear on coins has been unveiled - but it may be some time before the updated money starts showing up in people...

Rare 2000-Year-Old Coin Discovered

PA | Posted 30.12.2012 | Home

A rare Roman coin dating back to 269 AD has been found among a private collection. The coin is a radiate of Gaius Marcus Aurelius Marius, an empero...

Revealed: The Future Face Of Our 50p Coins

PA/Huffington Post | Posted 11.11.2012 | Home

The Royal Mint has unveiled plans to design a new fifty pence coin to celebrate composer Benjamin Britten's centenary. The coin, which comes into c...

New 5p And 10p Pieces 'Could Cause Skin Disease'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.06.2012 | UK

New nickel 5p and 10p coins should be investigated over the possibility they may cause disease, a group of skin experts has said. The dermatologist...