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The Queen's Sapphire Jubilee
13/01/2017 13:21  |  The Royal Family

Having inherited the throne on 6th February 1952, Elizabeth II has reigned longer than any of her Royal ancestors, and this year, becomes our first ever Sovereign to celebrate a Sapphire Jubilee – that’s an incredible 65 years on the throne!



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The 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Passchendaele
06/01/2017 14:47  |  Military

The First World War Battle of Passchendaele, which is officially known as the Third Battle of Ypres, took place between 31st July and 6th November 1917. 



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The Centenary of the Royal House of Windsor
06/01/2017 14:05  |  Historic UK Coins

This year not only do we celebrate the 65th Anniversary of Her Majesty’s reign but also the historic 100th Anniversary of the Royal House to which she belongs.



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The Historic Bicentenary of the World’s Most Famous Gold Coin
05/01/2017 15:06  |  Sovereigns

Marking exactly 200 years since the first ‘modern’ Sovereign was released, The Royal Mint’s new 2017 Solid Gold Proof edition is the year’s most sought-after UK release. 



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