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Eggs boost protein intake in childhood - new report highlights role of eggs across the globe 12/07/2018

  A new report has confirmed the role of eggs in boosting protein, vitamin and mineral intakes during childhood. The report, published in healthcare periodical, Network Health Digest[1], reviewed international intervention studies finding that adding eggs to the diet supported growth,...

New Dutch egg safety report shows need for higher standards 06/07/2018

Producers of British Lion eggs are calling on the EU to raise egg safety standards across Europe in light of a new Dutch Government report into the fipronil in eggs scandal, which highlighted insufficient food safety standards. The report into the 2017 scandal concluded that the Dutch egg...

TV show highlights runny Lion eggs for all 26/06/2018

The food safety standards of British Lion eggs were highlighted on Food Unwrapped on Channel 4 last night (25 June). Food Unwrapped travels the world to explore the industry secrets behind the nation’s favourite food and this episode saw presenter Jimmy Doherty meet with Edwina Currie and...

Eggs: your questions answered by Dr Hazel Wallace 19/06/2018

Having canvassed her social media followers to find out what they think about eggs, British Lion eggs ambassador Dr Hazel Wallace, aka The Food Medic, has published a blog answering the most burning questions, and explaining why they're so good for you. The answers can also be found in a...

British Lion animation launched 19/06/2018

Following the latest food safety incident affecting non-UK eggs, British Lion eggs has launched a new animation with food safety expert, Dr Lisa Ackerley, explaining the benefits of choosing British Lion eggs and egg products. Watch the animation to see why not all egg products are the...

Major egg contamination in Europe: processors call for testing 12/06/2018

Following last year’s fipronil scandal involving millions of eggs, many of which were processed, British Lion Egg Processors are disappointed that another major incident has been reported with eggs believed to have originated from the Netherlands. With reports that a large number of eggs...

Google "cracking up" over new emoji? 11/06/2018

British Lion eggs has questioned whether Google is “cracking up” following a news story about the tech giant removing an egg from their salad emoji to avoid offending vegans. A British Lion spokesperson said: "Are the people at Google cracking up? We completely understand that vegans...

An egg a day may offer protection against cardiovascular disease 21/05/2018

Eating an egg a day may offer protection against cardiovascular disease (CVD) – most notably a 26% lower risk of haemorrhagic stroke - when compared to those who eat no eggs, according to a large prospective study, published in the journal Heart1.   Cath MacDonald, British Egg Information...

Lion campaign operating under Doctor's orders 16/05/2018

Junior Doctor and social media star, The Food Medic, is heading the next phase of the British Lion eggs ambassador campaign. The Food Medic has created a range of healthy recipes and inspirational videos to share with her 203,000 Instagram followers, helping to dispel myths around eggs...

The model meal 01/05/2018

Model, chef and Lion eggs ambassador Isaac Carew has been sharing a series of exciting egg recipe dishes that he’s developed for the #EggsMyWay campaign, with his Harissa Baked Eggs and Greek Open Omelette receiving a cracking response from his 117,000 Instagram followers. He is also set...