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Design the 2012 Olympic 50p piece…

The Royal Mint has opened up the portcullis for a competition open to all (aged over 13) to design a new 50p piece coin to celebrate the 2012 Olympics, and Paralympics, Games coming to London.

The competition is open to design a coin for each of the different sports held in the event, this will total at 27 of the 29 new designs. Winners of the competition will see their design on the backs of 50p pieces used nationwide, and will also receive a prize of £1000.

The judging panel will be made up of independent experts, and representatives of the Royal Mint, London 2012 and the International Olympic Committee.

Applicants must submit their design by 24th April.

Take a look at www.royalmintcompetition.co.uk for more information, and get thinking! Im sure we can get the Pomegranate Logo in there somewhere!!! haha

Why not submit your ideas to our Blog and we will Post them on our Pomegranate website (click here to see the Pomegranate site), alternatively email them to info@pomegranate.co.uk

Why not answer our quick poll!

Working with the Beeb…

Pomegranate have successfully completed a project for the BBC called ‘Off By Heart’, working as strategic and design development with Bedroom London.

The campaign aims to promote the reading of poetry for young children. Posters will be distributed in all libraries and schools across the UK. There will be a televised competition of poetry reading in the Spring.

Pomegranate Blog Launched!

Pomegranate are happy to announce, as you may have noticed, we are now fully fledged members of a word press blog! Hurrah! We aim to keep our readers up to date with all the goings on in the design world, be it web, print or anything really… interior decoration anyone? Your’ll read it here first!