Every year, The Royal Mint’s release of its Annual Coin Sets is eagerly awaited. One of the largest annual sets each year, struck by one of the oldest mints in the world, and inevitably of the very highest quality, its not difficult to understand the fervour for these collections. This year, the set includes 13 coins, including 5 commemoratives!
A 50p coin honouring the UK Olympic Team for the Tokyo games in 2020
A £2 coin for the 100th anniversary of Agatha Christie's first Hercule Poirot novel, published in 1920
A commemoration of the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower's 1620 arrival in the new world, America, featured on a £2 coin.
A £2 coin commemoration of the 75th anniversary of VE Day - Victory over Europe in WWII.
A £5 coin celebrating the 200th anniversary of the death of the first Hanoverian Monarch to be born in Britain, George III