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21 11, 2017

David Brass visits Westminster to promote animal welfare

November 21st, 2017|News|Comments Off on David Brass visits Westminster to promote animal welfare|

At the beginning of the month, Penrith RSPCA Assured egg producer David Brass, of The Lakes Free Range Egg Company, was invited to attend an event at the Palace of Westminster. 40 MPs and Ministers of State including Michael […]

12 10, 2017

Recipe for success in British Egg Week

October 12th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Recipe for success in British Egg Week|

This week is British Egg Week –  a celebration of all things egg. It’s chance for the industry to shout about the benefits of eating eggs.  Packed with protein and vitamins they’re growing in popularity  and are now seen […]

11 10, 2017

FSA new guidelines – runny eggs are safe to eat

October 11th, 2017|News|Comments Off on FSA new guidelines – runny eggs are safe to eat|

UK eggs declared safe – Look for the Lion Mark

What a great day. #britisheggweek and it’s just been announced that the Food Standards Agency has changed its advice on eggs, declaring that eggs produced under the British “Lion mark” […]

11 08, 2017

ALL our eggs are UK produced – we have never used Fipronil

August 11th, 2017|News|Comments Off on ALL our eggs are UK produced – we have never used Fipronil|

The Lakes Free Range Egg Company wants to reassure customers and consumers that ALL our eggs are produced in the UK, to the British Lion Quality standard and are perfectly safe to eat. We do not and never have […]

1 08, 2017

£1,000 raised for RMHC Manchester

August 1st, 2017|News|Comments Off on £1,000 raised for RMHC Manchester|

The Lakes Free Range Egg Company (The Lakes) has raised £1,000 for Ronald McDonald House Manchester.

The Lakes team took part in last month’s Gelt Gladiator Challenge event, involving staff right across the business as well as family members. They […]

17 07, 2017

Close links with schools and astronauts

July 17th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Close links with schools and astronauts|

Egg astronauts land safely at UCC Science Day. A record number of egg astronauts landed safely at Ullswater Community College (UCC) in Penrith this month – thanks to the careful preparation of parachutes and space capsules by primary school […]

7 07, 2017

Winners of Environmental Leadership Award with BITC

July 7th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Winners of Environmental Leadership Award with BITC|

The Lakes Free Range Egg Company (The Lakes) is celebrating after being crowned a winner at one of the most prestigious corporate awards programmes, The Responsible Business Awards, run by the charity Business in the Community (BITC).

The Awards Gala […]

6 07, 2017

Cooking up a recipe for Cranston’s

July 6th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Cooking up a recipe for Cranston’s|

It’s that Friday feeling – and chance to take a taste test at Cranston’s

Easy peasy cheesy frittata is a recipe adapted for us from BBC Good Food by Judith Wilson, a local Mum who has taught Food Technoligy for […]

26 06, 2017

National environment award for The Lakes

June 26th, 2017|News|Comments Off on National environment award for The Lakes|

The Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management (CIEEM) has just held their national awards ceremony at Drapers Hall in London, playing host to leading ecologists, environmental specialists and a select group of shortlisted finalists which included The Lakes […]

19 06, 2017

Get outdoors – Lakes Egg Company sponsors horse trial event

June 19th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Get outdoors – Lakes Egg Company sponsors horse trial event|

We’re always pleased to encourage more people outdoors and happily continue our sponsorship of Cumbra Horse Trial events. We were delighted to welcome Sophie Johnson and her lovely horse Ernst to the area for the Novice Regional Final at […]