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British Lion eggs to exhibit at care catering forum 18/09/2018

British Lion eggs will be exhibiting at the National Association of Care Caterers Training & Development Forum in Nottingham (3-5 October), sharing the good news with care catering professionals that runny eggs can return to menus for care home residents. The news follows updated...

Chiappas aim to inspire 14/09/2018

The next phase of the #EggsMyWay ambassador campaign with Welsh Italian sisters The Chiappas is live, with their first recipe video for Egg Cupcakes proving an instant hit. The #EggsMyWay video campaign, featuring health and fitness social sensations The Lean Machines,  Dr Hazel Wallace...

Get cracking for British Egg Week 2018 07/09/2018

This year British Egg Week takes place between 8 and 14 October and British Lion eggs has created a toolkit to help retailers, food manufacturers and caterers make the most of the week. The toolkit shows some of the activity that is taking place during the week, which is themed ‘Don’t get...

Lion roars: egg sales and consumer recognition in good health 28/08/2018

British Lion eggs are in good health, with the latest figures showing sales continuing to rise for the twelfth year in a row, and consumer recognition of the Lion mark significantly higher than other food marks. The latest half year sales figures show egg sales volume up around 3% (52 w/e...

Eggs - an all-round food for pregnancy nutrients 16/08/2018

A new research review by an award-winning dietitian, published in Network Health Digest[1], has revealed that eggs are an excellent all-round food for providing key nutrients needed for a healthy pregnancy. Also, recent Government advice means that pregnant women are able to enjoy runny...

British Lion eggs welcomes compensation news 13/08/2018

The British Egg Industry Council has welcomed the news that the victims of a salmonella outbreak in the UK linked to German eggs will be awarded £275,000. A total of 28 people fell ill with sickness and diarrhoea after eating at The Real China restaurant in Eastleigh, Hampshire, in July...

‘Breggsit’ storm brewing as businesses encouraged to prepare 08/08/2018

Food businesses across the UK are being encouraged to ‘trust the Lion’ and rely on British Lion eggs and egg products – for both surety of supply and food safety - ahead of the UK’s departure from the European Union in March 2019. With Brexit supply uncertainty and recent food safety...

Eggsplore dishes from around the world with Izy Hossack 08/08/2018

Dubbed the ‘new Nigella’ by The Times, British Lion eggs are excited to have teamed up with blogger, author and young-foodie trailblazer Izy Hossack. The graduate nutritionist and food photographer has created four delicious veggie egg recipes that take inspiration from cuisine around the...

New Government report confirms benefits of introducing eggs early in weaning 30/07/2018

A new report confirms that allergenic foods, including hen’s eggs, can be introduced to a child’s diet from around 6 months of age. ‘Feeding in the first year of life’ from The Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition (SACN) was published on 17 July and gives recommendations based on...

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,...