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Fashion students make eggs rock

The egg industry has drafted in some of the country’s leading fashion students to help crack the challenge of making the design classic more appealing to the youth audience. The British Egg Industry Council has joined forces with London College of Fashion to look at ways of modernising the...

Ever wondered about eggs? Experts tell all

The nation recently woke up to eggs in a rather different way, as experts from the egg industry recounted the modern history of eggs during a half hour documentary on BBC2, entitled ‘Ever Wondered About…Eggs’. The programme featured a history of the Lion mark, both old and new. The...

Edwina puts eggs back on the menu

Sixteen years after her remarks about salmonella in eggs led her to resign her post at the Department of Health, Edwina Currie officially gives the thumbs-up to the new safety standards of British eggs by launching British Egg Week. Mrs Currie is taking centre stage to launch a new...