1. New 50p coins released to mark 50th anniversary  Sky News
  2. Royal Mint marks 50 years of the 50p  BBC News
  3. New 50p coins celebrating British cultural history released to mark coin's 50th anniversary  Chronicle Live
  4. Rarest 50p of all about to make a comeback and this is where you can find one  Mirror Online
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The coins are a celebration of British cultural history and also honour the introduction of the seven-sided coin in 1969.

The coins include a celebration of Sir Roger Bannister recording the first sub four-minute mile.

The new coins include a reissue of the 'rarest' 50p in circulation and a piece dedicated to Roger Bannister's four-minute-mile

It's been 50 years since the first 50p piece came out - and to mark the occasion some of the rarerst and most sought after designs ever are making a comeback

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