New Coins For The Queen
The British coins now have new designs, selected from a highly publicized competition that had attracted over 4000 entries. Matthew Dent, a 26 year old graphic designer won the competition by using the Royal Coat of Arms in an interesting split of coins where each represents a specific element and when placed together horizontally, reveal the shield. The 1 GBP coin is the key coin uniting the design. Read more on this and see the designs here.