• Delivering eggs of quality
  • Delivering eggs of quality
  • Delivering eggs of quality

Tuesday 6th May 2014
We have been reviewing our long term investment plans for the Noble Egg Products business and we are pleased to announce that the purchase of the Manton egg processing factories in Harrogate and Gainsborough has now been completed. 

Thursday 19th December 2013
Edwina Currie praised the British Lion scheme as she launched version 7 of the British Lion of Code of Practice at Westminster on Friday, stating: “In Britain, provided it’s got a little Lion on, it’s safe.”

Tuesday 29th October 2013
British Lion Eggs has launched version seven of its code of practice, marking 15 years of the scheme.

Wednesday 23rd October 2013
British Lion egg processors have issued a warning to food manufacturers, retailers and caterers about the risks involved with using imported eggs and egg products, following the release of sales statistics showing a rise in imports in the first half of 2013.

Friday 20th September 2013
Despite being almost two years past the deadline for implementation, producers in Italy and Greece are continuing to flout the EU Welfare of Laying Hens Directive.

Friday 30th July 2013
British Lion egg producers have warned caterers that they are risking their reputation by using eggs produced to inferior food safety standards. 

Friday 12th July 2013
The Lions have gone all the way down under to beat the best but if you want to go the extra mile for your customers there’s only one Lion you can count on – British Lion eggs and egg products.

Wednesday 19th June 2013
The classic advertising slogan, ‘Go to work on an egg’, will be given a modern day makeover as part of this year’s British Egg Week campaign (30 September – 6 October).

Thursday 13th June 2013
New evidence presented last month at a meeting of the Royal Society of Medicine’s Food & Health Forum, confirms that British eggs have moved decisively from the category of health risk to dietary recommendation, with Edwina Currie joining leading nutrition experts in a change of advice.

Wednesday 17th April 2013
A new research paper has confirmed the impact of the British Lion food safety scheme, to the ‘remarkable’ decline in the instance of salmonella in the UK

Monday 25th March 2013
Consumer demand for responsibly sourced British ingredients has never been higher. 



Thursday 21st March 2013
Operators have been warned to check the source of egg products after it was revealed there are still 20 million hens laying eggs in non-compliant battery cage a year after their ban.


Thursday 21st March 2013
New research has revealed that 80% of consumers are concerned about the quality of eggs used in products such as quiche, mayonnaise or egg sandwiches sold in retail or foodservice outlets.

Tuesday 26th February 2013
Applying the Lion Mark to egg-based products would re-assure consumers and boost sales according to British Lion Egg Processors (BLEP).   
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Monday 25th February 2013                                         
British Lion egg processors have warned food manufacturers not to be complacent when sourcing egg products as it is believed that at least 15 million hens are still in non-compliant barren battery cages more than a year after legislation banned them. 

Monday 25th February 2013
Food safety and the British Lion mark 

Monday 25th February 2013 
Call for British Lion mark to be shown on egg products.

Thursday 6th December 2012
Despite the European Commission previously advising that a statement would be issued by them by the end of November to give the detail of the latest compliance status of the ten Member States which received the letters of reasoned opinion (part of the legal procedure) on 21st June 2012, no statement has yet appeared.