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5 07, 2018

A mini mess for Cranston’s – meringue for summer

July 5th, 2018|News|Comments Off on A mini mess for Cranston’s – meringue for summer|

We’re in store at Cranston’s Food Halls this Wimbledon weekend – so we’re sampling a Mini Eton Mess. Thanks to Judith Wilson who has been testing how to make the meringues in such hot weather.

The beauty of meringues is that […]

29 06, 2018

Flying the flag for the Queen’s Award

June 29th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Flying the flag for the Queen’s Award|

“We’re proud of the newest feather in our cap” says The Lakes Free Range Egg Company

The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise is the most prestigious business awards programme in the world, so securing a coveted Queen’s Award title is not […]

21 04, 2018

Queen’s Award for The Lakes Free Range Egg Co

April 21st, 2018|News|Comments Off on Queen’s Award for The Lakes Free Range Egg Co|

 

The Lakes Free Range Egg Company has been recognised by The Queen’s Award for Enterprise – one of the most prestigious business awards programme in the world. ‘The Lakes’ achieved their award in the Sustainable Development category.

The Queen’s Awards […]

20 04, 2018

Easter Chicks hatch – showcasing where food comes from

April 20th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Easter Chicks hatch – showcasing where food comes from|

Children visiting the Rheged Centre this Easter have a rare opportunity to see chicks hatching before their eyes – thanks to a live exhibit from The Lakes Free Range Egg Company (The Lakes).

Easter 2018 is the fifth consecutive year […]

18 04, 2018

Slim pickings – free range eggs help Slimming World members

April 18th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Slim pickings – free range eggs help Slimming World members|

A member of a Penrith Slimming World Class said eggs helped her on her journey to lose more than 15 stone. We wanted to say well done and what an inspiration. We supported Claire on her journey by providing […]

5 04, 2018

Easter Chicks hatch – showcasing where food comes from

April 5th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Easter Chicks hatch – showcasing where food comes from|

Children visiting the Rheged Centre this Easter have a rare opportunity to see chicks hatching before their eyes – thanks to a live exhibit from The Lakes Free Range Egg Company (The Lakes).

Easter 2018 is the fifth consecutive year […]

28 02, 2018

Tree planting – a basic necessity

February 28th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Tree planting – a basic necessity|

The Lakes Free Range Egg Company is pleased to be able to share this article from the Woodland Trust that appeared in Practical Poultry magazine.  As a Woodland Trust Ambassador, it’s great to get out the message that tree […]

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” […]