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Get Cracking this Pancake Day with British Lion eggs

It's Pancake Day on 25 February and British Lion eggs has a new range of recipes to help you celebrate in style throughout the day. Eggs are a fantastic source of natural protein, so our Eggs benedict pancakes or Spinach and dill pancakes with salmon and eggs are a great way start to the...

Major new research study confirms eggs not associated with heart risk

A large research study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition has confirmed no significant association between egg intake and blood fat levels, cardiovascular risk and mortality. “This new research is particularly important as it includes a much more diverse population...

Crack open an egg to beat allergy

Breakthrough research suggests giving eggs to breastfeeding mothers may lower chance of egg allergy in babies Breastfeeding mothers should be encouraged to eat eggs to help prevent their babies from developing an egg allergy. That’s the message coming from new research[1] developed by...

British Lion eggs partners with Healthista

British Lion eggs is continuing its partnership with leading women’s digital health platform, Healthista, this month. Three fitness influencers are highlighting what they eat in a day to fuel their busy lifestyles, including an egg recipe and the benefits of eating eggs for a healthy...

Eggs offer enriching New Year 

If you’re kick-starting your New Year with an annual health kick and are in need of some inspiring dinner ideas, look no further as British Lion eggs are bringing in the New Year with a series of cracking recipes that showcase the enriching health benefits of the fridge staple. Ranging...

British Egg Industry Council issues 2019 General Election manifesto

The British Egg Industry Council has produced a manifesto for the 2019 General Election, highlighting the issues the British egg industry is facing as it seeks to maintain its position as one of UK agriculture’s leading success stories and a major contributor to the UK economy. The...

Cracking Christmas recipes

With the Christmas season in full swing, British Lion eggs has whipped up some eggstraordinary recipes to show how the fridge staple can be used in a variety of ways to impress friends and loved ones during the festive season. Six cocktail recipes have been created to tickle a range of...

New, higher welfare standard for British Lion barn eggs

Today, in a bold move, the British Egg Industry Council (BEIC) paved the way for a new barn standard under the British Lion Quality Code of Practice, after a period of consultation with its subscribers. Following the announcement by major retailers and some wholesalers to sell only ‘cage...