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British Lion backs cracking campaign to save high streets

The British Egg Industry Council has welcomed The Daily Mirror’s ‘Shop for Britain’ campaign, which has been launched to encourage consumers to buy British goods, including British Lion eggs, to help save our high streets. At a time when imported eggs have appeared on major retailers’...

Egg industry and welfare groups delighted as tariff lobbying pays off

The British Egg Industry Council, in partnership with Compassion in World Farming (CIWF) and the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA), has welcomed the Government’s decision to maintain the current tariff levels on imported eggs and egg products. The coalition had...

Crack into eggs with Table Manners   

Listeners of Table Manners, the popular foodie podcast hosted by singer Jessie Ware and her mum, are being inspired to be creative with their egg dishes as part of a five-week British Lion eggs sponsorship. The mother-daughter duo are sharing their favourite ways to eat eggs, why they love...

Easy-to-use liquid egg packs now available for consumers

Thanks to the launch of a range of new products, consumers can benefit from easy-to-use packs of liquid egg, which are now available from chiller cabinets in supermarkets. Liquid egg has long-since been a chef’s secret weapon to save time and waste in restaurants, pubs and fast food...

FSA urges consumers to check for the Lion mark

The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has reiterated its advice for vulnerable groups to check for the Lion mark on eggs to make sure they are safe. The announcement follows the creation of the #RawEggChallenge on social media, in which consumers are encouraging each other to drink raw egg and...

British Egg Industry Council Warns Consumers to Look for the Lion on eggs

The British Egg Industry Council has warned consumers to check eggs as well as egg boxes in the London area following reports that imported eggs are being packed into boxes from the Traditional Free Range Egg Company Ltd, a British business that went into administration last year. The eggs...

In the clouds with Daley’s Cloud Eggs

British Lion eggs brand ambassador Tom Daley has shared his cracking British Lion Cloud Eggs recipe with his 2.1m+ followers on Instagram. Daley references his son’s love for this simple dish and his favourite memories relating to the recipe, highlighting that it is one that requires...

Study finds eating eggs could lower levels of CVD and death

The British Egg Industry Council has welcomed a large new study published in Science China Life Sciences, which found that eating eggs several times a week could be linked with lower levels of cardiovascular disease and death. Although the study was conducted in China, where dietary...