Top 10 Facts About British Coins!

10. There are sometimes fake coins circulated.

9. You can create a shield with the British coins.

8. Some coins have been discontinued!

7. The Royal Mint make all of our coins.

6. Some coins are magnetic.

5. There are around 29 billion British coins in circulation.

4. The 50p coin is the world’s first 7 sided coin!

3. Coins used to have smooth edges but they got changed to ridged!

2. Isaac Newton used to be the warden at the Royal Mint.

1. The one pence and two pence are the oldest British coins in circulation!