Celebrate Her Majesty The Queen's Platinum Wedding with The Royal Mint

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This year, Her Majesty The Queen celebrates another milestone - her Platinum Wedding Anniversary.

2017 marks The 70th anniversary of the wedding of Queen Elizabeth II and The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. When their wedding took place on 20 November 1947 at Westminster Abbey, an incredible 200 million listeners tuned in to the radio broadcast worldwide.

In celebration of the Platinum Wedding Anniversary, The Royal Mint has released a range of official UK coins in recognition of the first British monarch to achieve this milestone.

The coins struck in precious metals, including platinum for this rare and special occasion, are available in limited mintages.

Starting at £13.00, the coins are available in base metal, gold, silver and platinum, and feature designs that have been approved by The Queen herself 



Win a VIP trip to The Royal Mint Experience

To celebrate this momentous occasion we've got the chance for you to win The Queen's 70th Platinum Anniversary £20 Coin which features a rare double portrait design on the obverse, a VIP tour of The Royal Mint Experience, £500 spending money and an overnight stay in a luxury hotel.

You and your family will be able to discover the people and events behind the coins in your pocket, meet the experts who share a passion for making money.

For your chance to win answer the question below correctly by 23:59 on Sunday 15th October 2017.

Find out more about The Royal Mint here

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