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- 17,870 over 50s voted they LOVE the Crème Egg!

LONDON, 03 April 2015 – Despite recent news stories about claims of recipe change and complaints of taste to the 1970’s favourite Cadbury’s Crème Egg – the over 50s have voted in their tens of thousands, with 77% saying they still love them!, who hosted the poll on their website, saw over 17,870 members of their community vote and over three quarters of the thousands that voted said they loved them. Good news all round!

Martin Lock, CEO of said; “The response to our question has been over-whelming and it’s good to see we still love a nations favourite despite the supposed changes. There’s been a lot of bad press about the UK’s treasured Cadbury’s Crème Egg, but it seems that the chocolate egg is still a firm favourite – well for the over 50s anyway.”


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Denise Pritchard, Marketing Director,
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Holly Ward, 07950 315411
Emma-Jo Jones, 07796 934230

About the poll
The poll was carried out on, which has seen 17,870 over 50s vote. NB this is a live poll and figures are changing

About is a unique and informative lifestyle website and social network exclusively for the online community of over 50s. The site was developed by an experienced team all aged over 50 in response to the growing number of internet users aged over 50, which currently stands at over 15 million. The management team has extensive knowledge of the digital world. Commercial, editorial, marketing, sales and digital expertise is supported by a diverse board which is guiding the business’s rapid growth. is a trusted and friendly online community environment providing news, reviews, features and offers from leading brands. Key sections include: Silvercard+, Speakers Corner-(where visitors can vote and comment on a large range of subjects), “Best of The Web”: (a round-up of useful websites covering over 200 topics ranging from health and wellbeing, travel and finance to cars, technology, sport and gardening) and Silverfriends, an online friendship site for the over 50s.

Its widely-used community and social media sites (the largest UK over 50s social media Facebook site with +225,000 followers with average interaction rates up to half a million per week) provide an integrated social experience for users who want to meet new friends, connect with old friends and share information online.

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