Sunday, December 19, 2010

2011 Coins Already Being Found in Circulation

The new year came early for one Sheffield shopper - after she received a 50p coin dated 2011 in her change while buying Christmas presents.
Tracy Knight, from Hillsborough, says she plans to keep her novel find for posterity, or sell it to coin collectors.

The care worker, aged 45, said she is "excited" about being given the coin, which also bears a 2012 Olympics design.

"It's unusual to get a coin in . . .

Full story at: The Star

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I have received 8 2011 pennies as change from different stores in Salt lake city, Date is Oct 22, 2011. They are out there but these are the first I've seen