A Belated Anniversary!

Britain’s decimal coins are 41 years old today! Surely a time to celebrate – bunting, street parties and public holidays for all! Well, not quite. Sorry we missed your fortieth, it’s just been a busy time, what with the recession and all, but we were thinking of you all the same.

This is the official wallet from 1971, complete with inner cards and coins…

Those were the days when money used to be worth something…


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