Press Releases

Historic Waterloo Commemorative dispatch will carry unique treasure chest

Jun 19, 2015 15:29 BST The London Mint Office Treasure chest of gold and silver coins will give collectors, history fans and numismatists (coin collectors) the chance to own their own piece of Waterloo history

 Duke of Wellington Unveils New War Memorial at Waterloo Station

Jun 19, 2015 08:55 BST The London Mint Office The Waterloo Memorial is first UK war memorial to honour all of the Allied forces who fought at the Battle of Waterloo.

PontyPool Museum to mark the Bicentenary of the Battle of Waterloo (1815-2015)

Apr 30, 2015 11:47 BST The London Mint Office

A cut above the rest: BLACK+DECKER™ introduces new scissors for MULTIEVO™

Apr 22, 2015 15:13 BST BLACK+DECKER UK BLACK+DECKER™ has introduced a powerful, lightweight scissor attachment to the range of interchangeable heads* for its latest 18V MULTIEVO™ tool, the all-in-one multi-tool. Easy to operate, faster and more versatile than a traditional pair of scissors, the innovative cutting accessory sports a durable and compact design for maximum manoeuvrability through a wide range of materials.

200 years after the Battle of Waterloo the soldiers of the Allied Forces are on track to get their Memorial at last – At Waterloo Station

Apr 22, 2015 10:00 BST The London Mint Office

Shape Your World: BLACK+DECKER™ launches new range of compact jigsaws

Apr 02, 2015 15:49 BST BLACK+DECKER UK BLACK+DECKER™ has unveiled its new line-up of more compact and ergonomic jigsaws, perfect for tackling everyday DIY tasks and for getting creative around the home.

BLACK+DECKER™ cordless vacuums with NEW ORA Technology®: pick up first time again, again and again* –without losing suction**

Mar 09, 2015 14:06 GMT BLACK+DECKER UK BLACK+DECKER™, inventor of the cordless hand vacuum, has unveiled a new series of cordless floor and hand vacs with ORA Technology™ – a powerful system that ensures dirt and dust is consistently picked up at the first time of asking – even when removing heavier debris.

Become a smarter driver with BLACK+DECKER™ Autosense™

Feb 18, 2015 13:46 GMT BLACK+DECKER UK Those who are passionate about DIY, but frustrated with the time and effort it takes to get the job done, will welcome the latest breakthrough from BLACK+DECKER™: Autosense™ technology. Designed to make driving screws quick, easy and accurate, the user simply switches to screw drive mode, and Autosense technology takes care of the rest.

BLACK+DECKER™  makes the cut with new 18V and 36V cordless chainsaws

Feb 11, 2015 14:25 GMT BLACK+DECKER UK Homeowners will welcome the arrival of the latest 18V and 36V lithium-ion battery powered cordless chainsaws from BLACK+DECKER™. Offering a longer-lasting performance*, users can enjoy a durable run time for cutting up to 560 cuts of 10.25cm2 branches on a single charge** which can be replenished in only 90 minutes.

London Mint Office honours 50th Anniversary of Churchill’s death with Launch of commemorative Krugerrand coin

Jan 28, 2015 13:09 GMT The London Mint Office The Churchill Krugerrand brings together Churchill and South Africa, honouring the important role South Africa played in furthering Churchill’s career as it was here that he found the fame and money he needed to win his first political seat as Member of Parliament (MP) for Oldham in 1900