In 2009, to celebrate the Countdown to the London 2012 Olympic Games, the Royal Mint released a Limited Issue Brilliant Uncirculated £5 Five Pound Coin First Day Cover and is the first in a series of four coins.
The reverse designed by Claire Aldridge BA depicts the much-loved sport of swimming while the reverse is the stunning portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank Broadley.
- Finished to Royal Mint’s Brilliant Uncirculated Condition – A Finer Finish Than Circulating Coins
- Celebrating the Countdown to the London Olympic Games
- Royal Mint First Day Cover