2023 marks the dawn of a new era – the Carolean age – as we prepare to witness the crowning of King Charles III on 6th May..
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.
On 21st April 2021, the Queen of the United Kingdom and Commonwealth Realms celebrated her 95th birthday. The Queen did not celebrate her birthday this year, as she mourned the passing of her beloved husband and consort, HRH the Duke of Edinburgh.
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 19th October 2020, the Gibraltar National Mint, on behalf of the Government of Gibraltar, came together with Tower Mint to strike the first Christmas currency of 2020 in the 2020 Santa £2 & 50p 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.