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Egg industry and welfare groups delighted as tariff lobbying pays off 22/05/2020

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...

Easy-to-use liquid egg packs now available for consumers 18/05/2020

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...

Egg industry and welfare groups give caution welcome to government hen welfare pledge 13/05/2020

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 latest Government pledge to uphold high environmental, food safety and animal welfare standards after leaving...

FSA urges consumers to check for the Lion mark 04/05/2020

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...

Free Royal Society of Public Health egg safety training for hospitality industry 04/05/2020

The Royal Society of Public Health alongside food safety experts, Doctor Lisa Ackerley and Sterling Crew, is hosting a free webinar on the precautions those working within hospitality need to take when sourcing and using eggs. The online training session will take place between 1pm and...

British Egg Industry Council Warns Consumers to Look for the Lion on eggs 24/04/2020

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...

In the clouds with Daley’s Cloud Eggs 20/04/2020

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 06/04/2020

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...

Store cupboard recipes by British Lion eggs 30/03/2020

Versatile and nutritious, eggs are a popular choice for consumers who are adapting to cooking at home throughout the day. To inspire consumers to move beyond their usual egg dishes and add some new ones to their repertoire, British Lion eggs has developed a series of delicious, quick and...

Freezing your eggs 18/03/2020

With a surge in Google searches questioning whether it is safe to freeze eggs and how best to do it, British Lion eggs can confirm it is completely safe to freeze egg yolks, whites and even whole eggs (so long as it is done before the box hits its expiry date). However, following our...