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COIN GIFTED TO NATION TO MARK CENTENARY OF THE BATTLE OF YPRES

COIN GIFTED TO NATION TO MARK CENTENARY OF THE BATTLE OF YPRES

Press Releases   •   Aug 02, 2017 09:53 BST

The London Mint Office is offering a free coin to mark the centenary of the Third Battle of Ypres, also known as Passchendaele, which began on 31 July 1917 and ultimately became one of the bloodiest battles of the First World War.

THE LONDON MINT OFFICE ANNOUNCES A NEW REMASTERED VERSION OF PISTRUCCI’S ORIGINAL COIN DESIGN FIRST SEEN ON THE MODERN SOVEREIGN 200 YEARS AGO DESIGNED BY ANGELA PISTRUCCI - DESCENDANT OF THE ORIGINAL ARTIST

THE LONDON MINT OFFICE ANNOUNCES A NEW REMASTERED VERSION OF PISTRUCCI’S ORIGINAL COIN DESIGN FIRST SEEN ON THE MODERN SOVEREIGN 200 YEARS AGO DESIGNED BY ANGELA PISTRUCCI - DESCENDANT OF THE ORIGINAL ARTIST

Press Releases   •   Jan 09, 2017 09:00 GMT

​To celebrate the 200th anniversary of the world’s most famous gold coin design, Saint George and the Dragon, which has appeared on many modern sovereigns, The London Mint Office Ltd has launched a classical masterpiece, reborn and redesigned by a family member of the original designer of the modern sovereign.

THE LONDON MINT OFFICE WINS A BRONZE STEVIE® AWARD IN 2016 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AWARDS

THE LONDON MINT OFFICE WINS A BRONZE STEVIE® AWARD IN 2016 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AWARDS

Press Releases   •   Aug 15, 2016 10:10 BST

James Deeny, CEO at The London Mint Office, said, “The Waterloo 200 campaign was successful thanks to tremendous support from our partners and incredibly hard work by many people from PR, design, marketing, sales and customer service, not only in the UK, but across many of the markets in which we operate".

Charities Set to Benefit from the Queen's Birthday Charity Medal

Charities Set to Benefit from the Queen's Birthday Charity Medal

Press Releases   •   Jun 16, 2016 15:06 BST

A commemorative medal designed to mark the 90th birthday of The Queen will be raising funds for many of Her Majesty’s favourite charitable causes.

WORLD’S MOST EXPENSIVE COIN ARRIVES IN LONDON - FLOWING HAIR SILVER DOLLAR

WORLD’S MOST EXPENSIVE COIN ARRIVES IN LONDON - FLOWING HAIR SILVER DOLLAR

Press Releases   •   Mar 17, 2016 11:00 GMT

The world’s most expensive coin - The Flowing Hair Silver Dollar - arrived in London today under tight security and goes on display, for the first time in the U.K., at a free exhibition in London from 18 – 20 March 2016.

MERCHANT NAVY SEAMEN’S ROLE IN BATTLE OF ATLANTIC HONOURED ON HQS WELLINGTON
Battle of Waterloo Commemorative Medals Raise £200,000 Pounds for Waterloo 200 Charity

Battle of Waterloo Commemorative Medals Raise £200,000 Pounds for Waterloo 200 Charity

Press Releases   •   Jan 22, 2016 11:20 GMT

The London Mint Office is proud to present Waterloo 200 with a donation cheque for £200,272.73.

2015 Nobel Peace Prize Medal first to be made from fairmined Gold

2015 Nobel Peace Prize Medal first to be made from fairmined Gold

Press Releases   •   Jan 12, 2016 15:33 GMT

The winners of this year´s Nobel Peace Prize will, for the first time in the award´s history, be presented with a medal that is made out of fair certified gold from an artisanal and small-scale mine.

250,000 free commemorative medals available to the public to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain

250,000 free commemorative medals available to the public to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain

Press Releases   •   Sep 01, 2015 16:57 BST

On the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain the Royal Air Forces Association (the Association) is making 250,000 Commemorative Medals available free to the public, in recognition of the contribution of all arms and all nations represented in the RAF when securing this vital victory in 1940.

London Mint Office Commemorates Secret WWII Operation with Recreation of Operation Fish
Historic Waterloo Commemorative dispatch will carry unique treasure chest

Historic Waterloo Commemorative dispatch will carry unique treasure chest

Press Releases   •   Jun 19, 2015 15:29 BST

Treasure chest of gold and silver coins will give collectors, history fans and numismatists (coin collectors) the chance to own their own piece of Waterloo history

 Duke of Wellington Unveils New War Memorial at Waterloo Station

Duke of Wellington Unveils New War Memorial at Waterloo Station

Press Releases   •   Jun 19, 2015 08:55 BST

The Waterloo Memorial is first UK war memorial to honor all of the Allied forces who fought at the Battle of Waterloo.

PontyPool Museum to mark the Bicentenary of the Battle of Waterloo (1815-2015)
200 years after the Battle of Waterloo the soldiers of the Allied Forces are on track to get their Memorial at last – At Waterloo Station
London Mint Office honours 50th Anniversary of Churchill’s death with Launch of commemorative Krugerrand coin

London Mint Office honours 50th Anniversary of Churchill’s death with Launch of commemorative Krugerrand coin

Press Releases   •   Jan 28, 2015 13:09 GMT

The Churchill Krugerrand brings together Churchill and South Africa, honouring the important role South Africa played in furthering Churchill’s career as it was here that he found the fame and money he needed to win his first political seat as Member of Parliament (MP) for Oldham in 1900

500 000 free campaign medals available to the public in commemoration of the 200th Anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo

500 000 free campaign medals available to the public in commemoration of the 200th Anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo

Press Releases   •   Dec 15, 2014 09:00 GMT

Waterloo 200, the Government-backed organisation overseeing the celebrations of the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo, is giving away 500,000 commemorative Campaign Medals as a gift to the public. The medals, which are bronze replicas of those presented to all of the British soldiers that served at Quatre Bras, Ligny and Waterloo in 1815, have been funded by the The London Mint Office.

Almost 200 years in the making – Pistrucci’s Waterloo Medal is finally presented to the Allied powers who defeated Napoleon in 1815

Almost 200 years in the making – Pistrucci’s Waterloo Medal is finally presented to the Allied powers who defeated Napoleon in 1815

Press Releases   •   Nov 11, 2014 08:47 GMT

Finally, after a wait of nearly 200 years, the Allied powers who defeated Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo were today presented with the original commemorative Waterloo Medal at a ceremony held at Apsley House, official home of the Duke of Wellington.

The Samlerhuset Group wins bronze Stevie Award in 2012 International Business Awards

The Samlerhuset Group wins bronze Stevie Award in 2012 International Business Awards

Press Releases   •   Aug 17, 2012 08:11 BST

The Samlerhuset Group, represented in the UK by The London Mint Office, has won a bronze Stevie® Award in the 9th Annual International Business Awards. The International Business Awards are the world’s premier business awards program.

1933 Double Eagle – World’s most expensive gold coin goes on show

1933 Double Eagle – World’s most expensive gold coin goes on show

Press Releases   •   Feb 09, 2012 10:00 GMT

The world’s most expensive gold coin ever to come to auction goes on display at Goldsmiths’ Hall in London on 3 and 4 March this year.

The rise and fall of the 1933 Double Eagle

The rise and fall of the 1933 Double Eagle

Press Releases   •   Feb 07, 2012 09:30 GMT

The United States Mint first produced the twenty-dollar gold coin in 1850. Called a Double Eagle, this child of the California Gold Rush was an economic mainstay for more than 80 years.