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Run your own Real Easter Egg hunt

Run your own Real Easter Egg hunt

Thousands of churches and cathedrals are planning to run Real Easter Egg hunts this year using our sharing boxes. 

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School and Youth Group Competition

School and Youth Group Competition

To celebrate the launch of The Real Easter Egg, a new competition is announced. We would like children to draw their version of what happened on Palm Sunday according to the Bible. Also they could also use a short quotation from the Gospels in their design. The Real Easter Egg is all about sharing the Easter story so we would be fascinated to see how young people visualise what happened that first Holy Week. There will be prizes of £150 for the winning children’s group, primary and secondary school with runner-up prizes of £50. The winning children will each receive...

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Not on the Highstreet (a unique crafted finest chocolate egg)

Not on the Highstreet (a unique crafted finest chocolate egg)

Finding that special something for someone special in your life can be hard. Valentines Day, Mothering Sunday and the same is true for Easter.  That is why we created the Real Easter Egg Special Edition.This year, inside the Special Edition, you will find a simple guide to Easter and an olive wood holding cross keyring from Bethlehem made by Palestinian Christians. On top of that we have used extra special Fairtrade Belgian milk Chocolate (35% cocoa) to make the meaningful orange chocolate bar and the large chocolate egg also included in the box.It is also free from Palm Oil. Limited...

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Easter campaign launches as Easter bunny closes in on Jesus

Easter campaign launches as Easter bunny closes in on Jesus

Churches in the UK are planning to distribute more than quarter of a million Easter stories inside Easter eggs this year as part of a national campaign to plug a gap in knowledge about the religious festival. Despite Easter being one of the most important occasions in the Christian calendar, recent surveys show that nearly half the population does not associate Jesus with Easter, placing him fourth in relevance behind Easter eggs, hot cross buns and the Bank Holiday. More worrying is news that Jesus is only 6 points ahead of the Easter Bunny in relevance. Across England, Scotland and...

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The calendar that does good

The calendar that does good

We will be donating about £7,200 to the Funzi and Bodo Trust from this year's sales of Advent calendars. We also pay a percentage of our profit to the Fairtrade Foundation to support their work and we pay our farmers an additional cash premium for their chocolate and sugar. This year we were also able to donate to the Trussell Trust.

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