Tails You Win: Teen Designs New £1 Coin Image
A 15-year-old's design for the new £1 coin has been chosen ahead of more than 6,000 entries. David Pearce's drawing will feature on the new currency that will be released in 2017. He was told the news by George Osborne. "Designing the new £1 coin was a brilliant opportunity to leave a lasting legacy on what will be the most secure coin in circulation anywhere," the Chancellor said.