Free Lucky Sixpence @ Royal Mint
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Free Lucky Sixpence @ Royal Mint

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Found 12th Nov 2015
Claim a FREE sixpence and take part in #stirupsunday on 22 November 2015.

Must have an active Twitter or Instagram account.
2,015 coins available on a first come first served basis.
One per household.

The promotion is open to United Kingdom residents, with an active Twitter or Instagram account, who will be participating in the tradition of Stir-Up Sunday on 22 November 2015. Only one entry per household will be accepted. You must be over the age of 13 to apply.
- choc1969

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Got loads of the things from Metal Detecting. I suppose one more couldn't hurt lol
Edited by: "BigMoab" 12th Nov 2015

Please be cautious when serving and eating the Christmas pudding and … Please be cautious when serving and eating the Christmas pudding and ensure the sixpence coin is found before the pudding is consumed.



I feel a compensation claim coming on!

blnkbonny

I feel a compensation claim coming on!



If anyone does eat it, they will have to spend a penny.

Thanks ..

Not so lucky if you don't use slitter or Instabore....
Edited by: "Likely2" 12th Nov 2015

Cheers OP

Predikuesi

If anyone does eat it, they will have to spend a penny.

Or you could just sit around waiting for change.

blnkbonny

I feel a compensation claim coming on!


Good thing you don't feel a bout of constipation coming on!

Thank you

Mine arrived this morning. I got hit by a bus, lost my job and then fell into some stinging nettles. It's not lucky. COLD.

rmlowery

Mine arrived this morning. I got hit by a bus, lost my job and then fell … Mine arrived this morning. I got hit by a bus, lost my job and then fell into some stinging nettles. It's not lucky. COLD.


Not all luck is good luck

Cheers

rmlowery

Mine arrived this morning. I got hit by a bus, lost my job and then fell … Mine arrived this morning. I got hit by a bus, lost my job and then fell into some stinging nettles. It's not lucky. COLD.




I thought my day was bad

cheers. hope it arrives.

you can't actually spend the 6p as legal tender can you?

BigMoab

Got loads of the things from Metal Detecting. I suppose one more couldn't … Got loads of the things from Metal Detecting. I suppose one more couldn't hurt lol



you gotta be....

(wait for it...)

Lord of the Things! *ba-dum-tss*
Edited by: "superivanho" 12th Nov 2015

is it real silver?

katey1150

is it real silver?



If they are 'old stock' and pre 1947 (50%), otherwise they'll be nickel. Or pre 1920 @92.5%. Geeky post, sorry.

Other half will love this. Ordered thanks.

So when do you get the coin because it says to take a photo of the pudding mixture and sixpence. but then says coins will be issued after the closing date

MonkeyMan90

So when do you get the coin because it says to take a photo of the … So when do you get the coin because it says to take a photo of the pudding mixture and sixpence. but then says coins will be issued after the closing date


It says within 3 days of the closing date (18th), so they're hoping that a lot of who gets sent a coin will give them photos (on 22nd) to use for promotional purposes.

tj007

It says within 3 days of the closing date (18th), so they're hoping that … It says within 3 days of the closing date (18th), so they're hoping that a lot of who gets sent a coin will give them photos (on 22nd) to use for promotional purposes.



​thanks for clearing that up tj. hopefully I will get one

Not so keen that it takes you to the Ts and Cs after you submit the form

Thanks, mine turned up this morning and it's dated 1914

arrived today, many thanks OP

arrived. not what to do with it now.

Just received this
Dear Sir/Madam

Thank you for your application for the FREE Stir-Up Sunday sixpence. Unfortunately, on this occasion, you weren’t one of our lucky 2,015 applicants. We had an overwhelming response to the promotion that saw almost 25,000 people apply to receive one of the 2,015 silver sixpences.
Edited by: "Piper247" 19th Nov 2015

Just received an email
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