The standard circulating coinage of the United Kingdom, British Crown Dependencies and In the 12th century a new standard for English coinage was established by Henry II — the All genuine UK coins are produced by the Royal Mint. The fifty pence (50p) coin followed in , replacing the old ten shilling note. Pictures of money with coins in value order. This set of helpful British Money (UK) Coin Value Strips are perfect for reinforcing your teaching on the topic of. The Royal Mint issues UK coins. Opens in We will issue a new £50 note on 23 June The mathematician Alan Turing will feature on our new £50 note.