The 10 Best Vegan News Stories of 2016 (So Far)

Maya Esslemont | Posted 20.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Maya Esslemont

When a succession of critics are happy to bemoan your dietary choices, it's easy for vegan foodies to lose hope. Well, plant-lovers of the UK, rejoice! We're only a month and a half into 2016 and news outlets have already printed a huge number of victories for dairy-free eaters. Here are the best stories so far.

Why BrewDog's 'transgender beer' totally misses the point

Claudia Canavan | Posted 08.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Claudia Canavan

It sounds pretty sound. Until you realise that the whole palaver is a strange sort of amends to the community, for pissing a lot of people off with their previous crowdfunding campaign, which was accused of making light of the plight of trans women and homeless people earlier this year.

BrewDog Launch Worlds First 'Transgender' Beer, Confusion And Anger Ensues

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 03.12.2015 | UK

British craft beer company BrewDog has released a 'transgender' beer just two months after a petition was launched for the removal of one of its adver...

BrewDog Defies ‘Motherfu*kers' In Ad Ban

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 24.07.2013 | UK Politics

WARNING: the article contains language that may offend Brewdog, the Scottish craft brewery, has responded to censure from the advertising watchdog...

Beer and Wine, Mixing Them's Fine

Ryan Cheti | Posted 16.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Ryan Cheti

I see nothing wrong with mixing your drinks. To be honest, the headache you're dealing with isn't because you've had wine then beer then whisky, it's because you've had wine and beer and whisky (with a couple of cheeky tequilas thrown in for good measure). It's excess, not the booze's fault.

Beer Full Of 'Banned Substances' Goes On Sale

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK

For some, the corporate nature of the 2012 Olympics has left a bad taste in the mouth. Lord Coe caused a stir recently when he said that Pepsi T-sh...