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The 50p celebrates 50 years: discover the rarest 50p coins

The Royal Mint has released a new set of commemorative 50p pieces to celebrate the coin's 50th anniversary. Which? explores the new limited editions and which coins are the rarest.

Autumn Budget 2018: new Brexit 50p coin to be released

A commemorative 50p coin will be released next year to mark Britain's exit from the European Union, as announced in today's Budget Red Book.

Over 169m ’round pounds’ still in circulation: how to spot a rare £1 coin

Over 169m old £1 coins are still out there, despite no longer being legal tender. Which? explains how to trade them in, and which designs are valuable.

Revealed: the rarest 50p coins of 2018

The Royal Mint has revealed which 50p coins from 2017 have the lowest mintage figures - so do you have one of these rare coins in your change?

Rare coins: is this the most valuable 50p ever released?

The latest 2018 Sir Isaac Newton 50p coin won’t even be going into circulation. But it’s still possible to get your hands on one.

Four new commemorative coins to be released by Royal Mint in 2018

Which? details the four new coins to be released in 2018 by the Royal Mint, which commemorate anniversaries that have 'shaped the country'.

The rarest and most valuable coins and notes in circulation right now

You might want to think twice about your pocket change and notes as they may be worth a fortune. From erroneous coins to author birth dates, rare change and notes...

Retailers may keep accepting old £1 coins after Sunday deadline

Thousands of shops are set to continue taking the old design round £1 coins, even after they cease to be legal tender on Sunday. The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB),...

Two weeks to spend your old £1 coins

Old-style round £1 coins will stop being legal tender on October 15 – so start checking your change now. Earlier this year, the Royal Mint rolled out a new 12-sided...

Could this become the most valuable 50p coin?

The Royal Mint will launch a coloured 50p coin depicting Tom Kitten from the beloved Beatrix Potter books on 7 August – and if it’s anything like the other coins...

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