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A brief history of decimal coins

12 hours 35 min ago
As the new £1 coin rolls out, BBC Rewind takes a look back at the history of decimal coins in the UK.
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New £1 coin's 'hidden' security feature

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 22:40
The new 12-sided £1 will be immediately available from 33 banks and post offices around the UK.
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Royal Mint ready to launch new £1 coins

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 13:09
The UK's new 12-sided £1 coins will be rolled out on Tuesday - but are we ready?
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Record numbers rely on parental cash to buy a property

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 00:08
A third of homebuyers in England have to rely on money from their family, says a new report.
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'Backward on pay'

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 00:34
BBC News asked women how they had coped financially while they were on maternity leave.
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Pensions mistakes of the past must be avoided, says John Cridland

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 20:39
The author of a major pensions review tells the BBC that the government must avoid past pension mistakes.
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Petrol and diesel price cut amid pressure on retailers

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 15:15
Supermarkets will cut 2p off the price of a litre of petrol and diesel this weekend.
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Mortgage approvals by banks falls to lowest for three months

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 14:04
The number of home loans in February fell to the lowest figure since November, according to UK banks.
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Ofcom plans instant payback for broadband woes

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 08:59
Landline and broadband customers who suffer poor service could get automatic refunds under Ofcom plans.
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Call for 'decently paid' maternity leave

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 00:18
The TUC says that while UK mothers get a relatively good amount of maternity leave, they fare much worse on pay.
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Energy price cap implications ominous, former regulators say

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 06:49
The warning from former regulators comes amid speculation ministers may cap prices on standard tariffs.
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State pension age could be raised to 70, says report

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 00:05
Twenty year-olds may have to work till the age of 70, with millions more having to work till 68
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Bank cheques to be cleared within a day

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 10:34
From October 2017, cheques will start to clear much faster than the current six days' waiting time.
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The women still working into their 70s

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 00:06
The proportion of women working beyond 70 doubles in four years, narrowing the gap with older men.
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Waitrose free coffee deal grinds to a halt

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 12:19
Waitrose loyalty scheme members will have to buy something before they can claim a free coffee.
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Contrasting fortunes for island property

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 11:23
UK house prices rose in the last year - but the gap between values in two Scottish isles widened.
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Ed Sheeran's manager says touts are 'taking money from dying kids'

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 10:38
Ed Sheeran's manager attacks touts who offered tickets for a charity gig at vastly inflated prices.
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UK inflation rate leaps to 2.3%

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 09:51
The inflation rate rose above the Bank of England's target last month, official figures show.
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Reality Check

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 00:18
CPIH is about to become the headline measure of inflation, but it's not a proper national statistic.
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MPs debate £1,200 cap on insurance costs for young drivers

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 12:01
More than 185,000 people signed a petition to cap insurance costs, triggering a Westminster debate.
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