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New coins made at the Royal Mint in Llantrisant go into circulation today.
They include a new £2 coin to commemorate 100 years since the outbreak of the First World War and a 50 pence coin to celebrate the Commonweath Games, which takes place in Glasgow later in the year.
The Royal Mint in Llantrisant has unveiled its new coins for 2014. From tomorrow, there'll be a new £2 coin commemorating the outbreak of the First World War, and a new 50p coin celebrating the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Hannah Thomas has been to see them in production.
Dr Kevin Clancy of the Royal Mint Museum talks to ITV Cymru Wales about the ideas behind the First World War coin and the relevance of commemorative coins in Britain today.
A new £2 coin to commemorate 100 years since the outbreak of the First World War will go into circulation from tomorrow.
A 50 pence coin has also been created looking ahead to next year's Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
They were made at the Royal Mint in Llantrisant.
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A raft of new coins for 2014 that commemorate British anniversaries including the centenary of the First World War have been produced.