Christmas is a time for sharing, acts of kindness and tradition, and a time for many to celebrate their religious beliefs through stories and festivities.
The Isle of Man was the first place in the world to grant women the right to vote in a National Election. Although there were still stipulations, the passing of this into law set the foundations for a more inclusive and equal stage for both men and women.
On 29th April 2021, Tower Mint with it’s Issuing Authority, the Isle of Man Government, struck the world’s first Fine Silver Kilo marking the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s 10th Wedding Anniversary, celebrating a decade of marriage and devotion.
The Isle of Man Treasury, came together with Tower Mint to strike the first Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland 50p Coins. The collection includes several specifications, including circulating currency, which will be legal tender on the Isle of Man.
On 1st December 2020, the Isle of Man Treasury, came together with Tower Mint to strike the first Christmas currency of 2020 in the 2020 Isle of Man Charles Dickens ‘A Christmas Carol’ £2 Collection.
On the 8th of June 2019, the Isle of Man treasury, Great Ormond Street Hospital Charity, and the Westminster Collection, came together at the Tower Mint to strike the first silver proof coins in the 2019 Peter Pan 50p Collection.
On 27th November 2017, the engagement of His Royal Highness Prince Henry of Wales and Ms Meghan Markle was officially announced.
The 2nd June 2018 marked the 65th anniversary of the Coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
The International Isle of Man TT (Tourist Trophy) Race is an annual motorcycle sport event run on the Isle of Man in May and June.
The Isle of Man Angel is one of the world’s foremost bullion and commemorative coins inspired and maintaining the traditions of a coin introduced into England by Edward IV in 1465.