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21/04/1983 1 pound coin is introduced in the UK

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Silver History Sunday - The Pound Sterling and British Coins

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Learn about British money, new and old! £££

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Last round British pound coin has been minted - BBC News

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The New £1 Coin

The British one pound coin is a denomination of the pound sterling. The £1 coin replaced the Bank of England £1 note. It has featured the profile of Queen Elizabeth II since the coin's introduction. Four different portraits of the Queen have been used, with the latest design by Jody Clark being introduced in 2015.
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    • Other pound coins that entered circulation