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If you like then you should’ve put a frame on it!

Following their most recent Customer Feedback Forum, Empire Medals have introduced 3 new luxury frame styles to their already extensive collection of frames and mouldings. Medals, artefacts – in fact, almost anything can be framed inside these new frame styles: Chesterfield Leather, Museum Black, Walnut & Gold and Langham Gothic Gold. Empire Medals custom make medal […]

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New Official Merchant Navy Medal

Merchant seafarers who have shown distinguished service may be honoured with a new Merchant Navy Medal. Her Majesty the Queen has approved the Merchant Navy Medal, as part of the honours system. Merchant Navy Day provides an opportunity to remember the sacrifices of the seafarers of the past, to show appreciation for British shipping and to […]

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Ebola Medal for 3000

For the first time in history, the British Government have instituted a medal to recognise the work of individuals during a specific humanitarian crisis. The Ebola Medal – the first of its kind – has been approved to recognise the bravery and hard work of over 3000 people who helped to tackle Ebola in West Africa. 2015 […]

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Fully Prepared Boards

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How to fit a ribbon to a medal with a ring suspension?

This short video shows you how to for a ribbon on to a medal with a ring suspension. The most common of which are jubilee medals, world war 2 stars and the world war one victory medal.

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Operation Shader Medal

Back in late 2017, The Defence Secretary announced that a new campaign medal will be awarded to recognise the current operations in Iraq and Syria. The Iraq and Syria Operational Service Medal, also referred to as the Op SHADER Medal, was announced by Sir Michael Fallon during a visit to deployed British forces at Erbil […]

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Battle of Jutland

Shared from of Fold 3 and ancestry.com British and German Navies Clash at the Battle of Jutland: May 31, 1916 On May 31, 1916, the British and German navies clashed in the North Sea, off the coast of Denmark, in the biggest naval battle of World War I. This battle, known as the Battle of […]

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Battle of Jutland

Shared from of Fold 3 and ancestry.com British and German Navies Clash at the Battle of Jutland: May 31, 1916 On May 31, 1916, the British and German navies clashed in the North Sea, off the coast of Denmark, in the biggest naval battle of World War I. This battle, known as the Battle of […]

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World War Two Medal Engraving

WW2 Medal Naming As you may be aware, medals issued during World War Two were not issued named (engraved). In certain circumstances, those issued with the medals had them named privately. In addition, some commonwealth countries issued these medals named. Following consultation and as a result of many requests, we are pleased to announce that […]

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