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#Coins

# coins - Saturday 9 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Insurer pays off lawsuit with thousands in buckets of coins Petty Cash

# coins - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Galway event promoter pays litter fine entirely in 1c and 2c coins It Makes Cents

Galway event promoter pays litter fine entirely in 1c and 2c coins

That’s 150 smackeroonies. In coppers.

# coins - Monday 7 April, 2014

Hundred-year-old treasure found in time capsule under Columbus monument

Coins, medals, banknotes and some old scrolls were found in the box which was hidden when the monument was put in place in 1921.

# coins - Friday 27 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Man pays parking ticket with 5c coins Cents And Sensibility

Man pays parking ticket with 5c coins

And, it has to be said, is pretty rude about it.

# coins - Monday 16 September, 2013

Wexford Town to stop using 1c and 2c coins today

The rounding trial runs until November and the project is being run by the Central Bank.

# coins - Saturday 20 July, 2013

Heatwave, hepatitis and holiday: The week in numbers

Plus: how many 1 cent and 2 cent coins were minted in Ireland in the last eight years (and may soon be obsolete)?

# coins - Friday 19 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge 1c and 2c coins should be abolished, and here’s why Poxy Change This post contains a poll

1c and 2c coins should be abolished, and here’s why

They are a constant irritation.

Poll: Should we abolish 1 cent and 2 cent coins? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should we abolish 1 cent and 2 cent coins?

A Wexford town is going to be the guinea pig for abolishing the smallest denomination Euro coins. Good idea? Bad idea?

# coins - Thursday 30 May, 2013

Going for gold: 400 year-old coins go on display at National Museum

Eighty one gold coins belonging to a seventeenth century merchant have gone on display at the National Museum of Ireland. Very little chocolate is said to be inside them.

# coins - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

Dead treasure hunter’s loot of 899 artefacts returned to Irish museum

The items came to light following a tip-off from the British Museum to the National Museum of Ireland.

# coins - Thursday 25 April, 2013

Poll: Would you support scrapping 1c and 2c coins? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you support scrapping 1c and 2c coins?

A new pilot project in an Irish town will see the coins being taken out of use. Do you think it should go national?

# coins - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

One Irish town to experiment with scrapping 1c and 2c coins

The Central Bank’s new ‘National Payments Plan’ says Ireland could save €1bn by using more electronic payments.

# coins - Monday 11 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Young magician makes homeless man very happy Magic This post contains videos

VIDEO: Young magician makes homeless man very happy

He took the man’s coffee… and gave it back looking very different.

# coins - Monday 30 July, 2012

Commemorative coins set to ‘celebrate’ the success of the Euro

For the low low price of €70, you too can have your very own set of commemorative Euro coins.