British Royal Mint

The Royal Mint Partners with NGC to Offer Certified UK CoinsThe Royal Mint, the official mint of the United Kingdom, has partnered with Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC), the world’s largest third-party coin grading service.

For the first time, The Royal Mint will work directly with NGC to expertly grade and encapsulate portions of its unique product offerings, giving its customers and collectors more options than ever before […]


US and UK 2020 Mayflower Anniversary Sets UnveiledThe United States Mint and The Royal Mint (United Kingdom) have collaborated to create two limited-edition sets marking the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower voyage.

The story of the Mayflower is one that connects multiple communities, cultures, and countries. This transatlantic voyage brought 102 Pilgrims and migrants from Europe across the Atlantic and established a new foundation for governance in the New World […]


Queen Hands Out 2019 Maundy Money at St. George's ChapelQueen Elizabeth helped celebrate Holy Thursday by handing out Maundy money to 93 men and 93 women during Maundy Thursday service held this year at St. George’s Chapel.

Royal Maundy dates back centuries. Some of the specifics of the traditional service have changed but it still involves individuals receiving gifts from the monarch […]

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Queen Presents Coins for Royal Maundy Service at Windsor CastleContinuing a centuries-old Christian tradition, Queen Elizabeth II celebrated Holy Thursday by handing out coins in St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle during the annual Royal Maundy service.

Red and white purses were presented to 92 men and 92 women who were chosen in recognition of their service to the Church and the community […]


Royal Mint Releases First Christmas CoinThe Royal Mint produced the United Kingdom’s first official Christmas coin, which is now being sold at face value.

Struck in about a half ounce of .999 fine silver to a brilliant uncirculated finish, the £20 for £20 coin features a nativity scene designed by Bishop Gregory Kenneth Cameron […]


Queen Hands Out Maundy Money at Windsor CastleQueen Elizabeth II celebrated Holy Thursday by handing out Maundy money in a ceremony held at St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle, continuing a centuries-old Christian tradition and marking the first time the Royal Maundy Service was held there since 1959.

Red and white leather purses were handed out to 90 men and 90 women. Inside the red purse […]


Queen Hands Out Maundy Money at Sheffield CathedralToday, celebrating Holy Thursday also known as Maundy Thursday, an annual tradition continued as Queen Elizabeth II handed purses of coins to 178 pensioners.

This year’s ceremony, held at Sheffield Cathedral, was the first time the Maundy service happened in South Yorkshire in more than 900 years. It also marked the 60th time […]


Royal Navy 2015 £2 Coins Released Into CirculationHonoring the Royal Navy’s role in World War I, the Royal Mint released into circulation a small number of £2 commemorative coins.

According to the Mint, it released 100 commemorative Royal Navy 2015 £2 Coins through the HMS Belfast gift shop […]


UK 2015 £20 Sir Winston Churchill Silver Coin for £20British statesman Sir Winston Churchill, one of the legendary wartime leaders of the 20th century, is featured on the Royal Mint’s third £20 silver coin that sells at face value.

Struck in 15.71 grams of 99.9% fine silver and limited to a mintage of 200,000, the release seems poised to sell out just like the Mint’s earlier two £20 for £20 silver coins […]

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UK 2015 £100 Big Ben Silver Coin for £100Big Ben, London’s iconic clock tower which stands at the north end of the Palace of Westminster, is featured on the Royal Mint’s first ever £100 silver coin that sells at face value.

Similar to the Mint’s £20 for £20 silver coins but larger in size and containing more silver, the new £100 for £100 coin is expected to attract […]