All you need to know about the new £1 coin

Check your change from today to catch a glimpse of a shiny new £1 coin in a bid to curb the rise of counterfeits.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 28th March 2017, 11:27 am
Updated Saturday, 8th April 2017, 10:24 pm
The new-look one pound coin
The new-look one pound coin

The Royal Mint has produced 1.5 billion of the new coins which will be distributed to banks and retailers over the next six months.

The new-look one pound coin
The new-look one pound coin