New Coins To Mark 150 Years Of The Tube
Thursday 24th January 2013
New £2 coins has been released to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the London Underground.
The Royal Mint has unveiled the two new coins, designed by Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby, who also designed the 2012 Olympic torch. One coin features the iconic Underground Roundel, while the other shows a train emerging from a tunnel.
limited number are being issued at selected tube stations this week with more going into general circulation later this year.