- June 25, 2018
The Royal Mint is to highlight the part played by a charismatic British Intelligence Officer who fought alongside guerrilla forces in the Middle East during the First World War, by depicting his portrait on precious metal £5 coins in gold and silver.
£5, Thomas Edward Lawrence (1888–1935)
Designer: David Cornell
Colonel Thomas Edward Lawrence, CB, DSO, better known as ‘Lawrence of Arabia’, is to feature in The Royal Mint’s 6-coin sets for 2018 alongside a moving selection of people, themes and events that continue the organisation’s telling of the First World War story, 100...
- June 10, 2018
The Royal Mint has revealed two new commemorative coin designs that will celebrate the 65th anniversary of the coronation of Her Royal Highness Queen...