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17 Tips to Complete your Definitive 50p Collecting Challenge

On the 25th August we launched the Definitive 50p Collecting Challenge, starting the race to find every UK definitive 50p coin in circulation in time for the 50th anniversary of the 50p.

To help you with your collection, we’ve put together 17 top tips to hunt down those 50p coins…

Best of luck Change Checkers!

17 Tips to Complete your Definitive 50p Collecting Challenge

Have you joined the Definitive 50p Collecting Challenge?

17 Tips to Complete your Definitive 50p Collecting Challenge

The race is on to find and collect the definitive 50ps in your change in time for the 50th anniversary of the 50p!

Click here to find out how you can join the challenge >>

Top 10 Change Collecting Tips this Easter

With the Easter holidays just around the corner, what better activity could there be to keep excited little kiddies entertained than to start collecting coins as a family?

Top 10 Change Collecting Tips this Easter
@mrlmeldrum and his children using the Change Checker album

It’s not just eggs you should be hunting for this Easter…

The release of book character themed coins, such as the Beatrix Potter 50ps, Paddington, The Snowman and The Gruffalo have proved increasingly popular with children, families and collectors alike, as well as fans of the books.

Top 10 Change Collecting Tips this Easter
Book character themed 50ps

Whether your family is new to the game, or if you’re a seasoned collector, there’s nothing quite like the thrill of hunting down a coin you need for your collection.

And so this Easter forget the Easter egg hunt, because we’re challenging you to see how many commemorative coins you and your family can find in your change!

So here are our TOP 10 Change Collecting tips, put together with help from your fellow Change Checkers.

Top 10 Change Collecting Tips this Easter

With so many wonderful coins in circulation, it won’t take long for you to start building your collection using these Top Tips.

We’d love to hear how you get on with your coin hunting over the holidays, so make sure you leave us a comment below with the coins you’ve been lucky enough to find!

Best of luck Change Checkers!


If you’re interested in coin collecting, our Change Checker web app is completely free to use and allows users to:

– Find and identify the coins in their pocket
– Collect and track the coins they have
– Swap their spare coins with other Change Checkers

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