Annual coin checking ceremony

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Annual coin checking ceremony

One of the UK's oldest legal ceremonies has taken place in the City today -  The Trial of the Pyx. The historic event brings together a number of institutions and offices, to make sure the quality and accuracy of our currency is being upheld. Among the Royal Mint coins going on trial, was the only official £5 coin, released to commemorate Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding. 

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