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25 03, 2024

Easter Traditions – the Simnel Cake, baked with love

March 25th, 2024|News|Comments Off on Easter Traditions – the Simnel Cake, baked with love|

What is so traditional about Simnel Cake

In the run-up to Easter, avid bakers will be preparing a traditional Easter Simnel Cake. But why is it a traditionally seasonal bake and why are there 11 marzipan balls on the top?

A Simnel […]

23 02, 2024

Recruiting a Logistics Manager for The Lakes Free Range Egg Co

February 23rd, 2024|News|Comments Off on Recruiting a Logistics Manager for The Lakes Free Range Egg Co|

Logistics Manager
Due to business growth and expansion, we are looking for a hardworking and highly motivated Logistics Manager to join our team.

The successful candidate will play a crucial role in our day-to-day operations and have overall responsibility for ensuring […]

1 02, 2024

A very special visit with Cancer Research UK from Laid With Love

February 1st, 2024|News|Comments Off on A very special visit with Cancer Research UK from Laid With Love|

Laid With Love eggs donate 2p per dozen eggs sold to cancer research. In recent years we have chosen Cancer Research UK to receive donations from the sale of eggs in Booths and Tesco stores.

Our latest cheque donation was for […]

13 11, 2023

The Lakes Corporate Sustainability Report

November 13th, 2023|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Lakes Corporate Sustainability Report|

Sustainability Report – An Introduction
Welcome to our Corporate Sustainability Report. Since our establishment in 1997, animal welfare and environmental provenance have been at the heart of our operations. Here at The Lakes Free Range Egg Company (The Lakes), we […]

9 05, 2023

Sustainability Project Leader

May 9th, 2023|News|Comments Off on Sustainability Project Leader|

Come and join our team
We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic self-driven person to lead sustainability projects for The Lakes Free Range Egg Co Ltd. (The Lakes)

For over 25 years The Lakes has been committed to supplying free range […]

21 02, 2023

Learn about Pancake Day

February 21st, 2023|News|Comments Off on Learn about Pancake Day|

Who doesn’t love pancakes on Pancake Day!
Pancake Day is always Shrove Tuesday 
Today, many still see Lent as a good way to ‘give something up’, with many people giving up things like chocolate, crisps, and sweets. Then on Easter Sunday […]

2 11, 2022

Housing order for poultry

November 2nd, 2022|News|Comments Off on Housing order for poultry|

New housing order comes into place on Monday 7th November. It is needed to help reduce the risk of Avian Flu spreading further.

David Brass, CEO at The Lakes Free Range Egg company said “We have very strict biosecurity measures […]

6 09, 2022

10 years of McDonald’s Progressive Young Farmers

September 6th, 2022|News|Comments Off on 10 years of McDonald’s Progressive Young Farmers|

The Lakes Free Range Egg Company has been working with McDonald’s for over twenty years and, for the last four years,  we’ve been involved with their Progressive Young Farmer Programme which has now been running for a decade.

We have […]

12 08, 2022

Award recognition for The Lakes Free Range Egg Co. team

August 12th, 2022|News|Comments Off on Award recognition for The Lakes Free Range Egg Co. team|

Cumbria Farmer Awards – a great night for The Lakes team. The Lakes Free Range Egg Company had a great night at the Cumbria Farmer Awards, with Supply Chain Manager Ben Thompson-Bloxham nominated for Agricultural Apprentice/Rural Skills Award and ‘The […]

20 07, 2022

The Lakes sponsors BEEP Doctors on cycling challenge

July 20th, 2022|News|Comments Off on The Lakes sponsors BEEP Doctors on cycling challenge|

The Lakes Free Range Egg Company is delighted to announce we are the main sponsor for the BEEP Doctors Cumbria Cycling Challenge.

As if once wasn’t enough, a team of BEEP Doctors and friends are taking on the challenge of […]