The Brand New UK 50p we've all been waiting for...
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The Brand New UK 50p we've all been waiting for...

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The Brand New UK 50p we've all been waiting for...

To celebrate the festive season, The Royal Mint has issued the first ever commemorative UK Christmas 50p coin.

To celebrate the festive season, the coin has been issued to mark the 40th anniversary of the publication of Raymond Briggs’ much-loved festive tale The Snowman™

Designed by Natasha Ratcliffe, the new coin depicts the boy and the snowman flying through the night sky above Brighton Pier.

You can own this brand new 50p today in CERTIFIED Brilliant Uncirculated quality, and it will come encapsulated in official Change Checker packaging to ensure its superiority is preserved for generations to come.

*** Significantly, the Silver Proof and Gold versions of this coin completely SOLD OUT on the first day of issue! ***

This is the perfect coin to celebrate Christmas for all the family. Secure yours today to ensure you don't miss out on adding this festive coin to your collection.

Add the brand new 50p to your collection today by clicking 'add to basket'!

We currently expect to despatch all outstanding orders by 7th December 2018.

Please note this coin is available in collector quality only and will not enter general circulation.

Order Ref 185/651H/9

Orders and payment terms are subject to acceptance and status.


  • Country of issue: UK
  • Year of Issue: 2018
  • Denomination: 50p
  • Metal: Cupro-nickel
  • Weight: 8g
  • Diameter: 27.3mm
  • Obverse: QEII by Jody Clark
  • Reverse: Natasha Ratcliffe
  • Quality: Brilliant Uncirculated

Numismatic pieces should be owned primarily for collector interest.
The Westminster Collection does not offer them as an investment and makes no guarantees in terms of future value.