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    Environmental Leadership recognition announced during Responsible Business Week

Environmental Leadership recognition announced during Responsible Business Week

Great Environmental Leadeship. The Lakes Free Range Egg Company (The Lakes) from Penrith in Cumbria is celebrating after being shortlisted for the UK’s longest running and most prestigious awards programme, championing responsible business in the UK and abroad. The […]

April 25th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Environmental Leadership recognition announced during Responsible Business Week|
  • Chicks hatch at Rheged
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    Public get to see Easter chick hatching at local tourism venue

Public get to see Easter chick hatching at local tourism venue

Chicks are hatching in front of visitors eyes this Easter, thanks to our local partnership. For the fourth consecutive year, The Lakes Free Range Egg Company (The Lakes) has been working with the team at the Rheged Centre to […]

April 18th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Public get to see Easter chick hatching at local tourism venue|
  • CRUK cheque presented at Booths for sale of Laid With Love eggs
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    Laid With Love eggs donate to Cancer Research UK thanks to egg sales in Booths

Laid With Love eggs donate to Cancer Research UK thanks to egg sales in Booths

A cheque for £2,400 was handed over to Cancer Research UK (CRUK) this week, thanks to support from the Lakes Free Range Egg Company (The Lakes) and Booths Supermarkets.

The Lakes developed a brand called Laid With LoveTM packed in […]

March 11th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Laid With Love eggs donate to Cancer Research UK thanks to egg sales in Booths|

Helping primary pupils prepare for pancake day

The Lakes Free Range Egg Company (The Lakes) went back to school yesterday, to help primary school pupils gain a better understanding of how the eggs they use for ‘Pancake Day’ are produced and packed. The children were also […]

February 28th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Helping primary pupils prepare for pancake day|

We’re proud to be part of McDonald’s Team of the Year

There was a surprise for the Lakes Free Range Egg Company (The Lakes) when we attended the annual McDonald’s Supplier Conference in London. As well as an opportunity to share ideas and news, the conference was also a platform […]

January 6th, 2017|News|Comments Off on We’re proud to be part of McDonald’s Team of the Year|

Egg box recycling for school project

The Lakes Free Range Egg Company (The Lakes) went back to school this term, using their egg packaging to help demonstrate the principles of reusing and recycling. Working in partnership with the Penrith Sainsbury’s store, the team paid a […]

December 20th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Egg box recycling for school project|

Precautions for Avian Flu

With Avian Flu (Bird Flu) spreading across Europe, there is a major increased risk to the UK . It needs to be faced realistically and we feel the DEFRA response is sensible and balanced.  Here at The Lakes Free […]

December 7th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Precautions for Avian Flu|

Green Apple Award win

David and Helen Brass from The Lakes Free Range Egg Company (The Lakes) travelled to London in November, where they were presented with gold at the Green Apple Environment Awards ceremony held at Westminster. The awards are part of […]

December 6th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Green Apple Award win|

Branding lorries at the Lakes Free Range Egg Company

There are striking new lorries on the roads of Cumbria and the Lake District this week. The Lakes Free Range Egg Company (The Lakes) has commissioned new liveries for their fleet, to build awareness and impact for their two […]

November 9th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Branding lorries at the Lakes Free Range Egg Company|

Lakes Free Range Egg Company sponsors equine events

Cumbria Horse Trials celebrates its tenth anniversary this year and hosted a ball at The Halston Hotel in Carlisle on Saturday night. The Lakes Free Range Egg Company has sponsored their events from the earliest days and we were […]

November 1st, 2016|News|Comments Off on Lakes Free Range Egg Company sponsors equine events|