Brexit coin to finally enter circulation

Royal Mint will release 10 million commemorative 50p coins

Brexit 50p

After numerous delays, the UK’s Royal Mint will release three million commemorative 50p coins into circulation today (January 31) to mark the country leaving the European Union.

The new coin will bear the phrase “Peace, prosperity and friendship with all nations”, and the date of UK’s exit. In total, 10 million will enter circulation. 

“It felt fitting, that following the decision on June 23, 2016 for the UK to leave the European Union, for The Royal Mint to produce a new 50p coin to

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