UK Vegan

Sainsbury's Is Expanding Its 'Gary' Range (That's Vegan Cheese, FYI)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 21.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Sainsbury’s has announced it will be expanding its range of vegan cheeses due to the overwhelming popularity of its first vegan cheese, affectionate...

What's On The Menu In Autumn 2017?

Emily Curson-Baker | Posted 20.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Emily Curson-Baker

There are many benefits to eating seasonally, not least that seasonal produce is a real culinary treat for the tastebuds. By enjoying produce when it is in season, we fall in with Mother Nature's natural, and intended, culinary calendar! It tastes the best and it is the cheapest - naturally, the supply of seasonal fruit and veg, will outweigh demand, especially if their is a good harvest. Why wouldn't you go with the seasons?

Vegan Cheese Is Coming To Pizza Hut, This Is Not A Drill

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 19.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

From dairy-free Baileys to the new vegan options at Veggie Pret, retailers are finally making it easier for vegans to enjoy good food and drink. Now, ...

Vegan Baileys Is Finally On Sale In The UK

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 18.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Nothing says Christmas like an after dinner Baileys and this year, vegans will be able to get in on the fun. Vegan-friendly Baileys, aka Baileys Alman...

The Vegan Guide To Staying Healthy On The Road

Selene Nelson | Posted 07.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Selene Nelson

For backpackers, tourists, or anyone who travels for work, trying exotic new cuisines is one of the best things about travelling. Who wouldn't be excited to try authentic empanadas in Mexico, steaming-hot street food in Vietnam, or a plate of fresh gnocchi in Italy?

Jeremy Corbyn's Switch To Veganism Is Great News For The Animals

Jonathan Young | Posted 06.09.2017 | UK
Jonathan Young

Of course when influential people like Jeremy Corbyn go vegan, the positive impact goes way beyond Jeremy Corbyn himself. As any marketer will tell you, celebrities act as huge multipliers on public behaviour. Whether it's Lenny Henry promoting a well-known hotel brand, Jess Ennis, health insurance or Russ Abbot, a cigar company (congratulations if you're old enough to remember the last one!), the impact of celebrity is significant.

Why Thousands Of Vegans Will Be Marching Through London This Weekend

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 01.09.2017 | UK

Thousands of vegans are expected to march through London on Saturday “demanding an end to all animal oppression”. Activists will be marching to th...

This Meat Is So Ethical, It's Vegan Friendly

Sourced by HuffPost | Claudia Canavan | Posted 01.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

The way that you eat meat is about to change. Scientists have officially come up with a way of producing meat that is both sustainable and animal frie...

The App That Changed My Life

Temi Alanamu | Posted 23.08.2017 | UK Tech
Temi Alanamu

everybody banner Like the thousands of other suffers, my sickle cell anaemia means I have to be really careful about what I eat. I have always tried to stick to eating only fresh fruit, vegetables and meat, and because snacking on the wrong things could have such serious repercussions to my health, package meals have never really been a tempting option.

Summer Health Trends - Fashionable Fads Or Sustainable Solutions?

Rick Miller | Posted 18.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Rick Miller

We're all used to it by now; when the summer arrives, so do the fashionable diets that claim to completely transform our bodies in a few short weeks. They take over our news feeds, magazine racks and even the supermarket aisles. But is there some truth in the latest summer health trends?

Why Vegan Leather Is On The Rise

Oskar Zieba | Posted 17.08.2017 | UK Style
Oskar Zieba

Consumers today are much more conscious of the ethics of what they're buying. High on the list is an approach to fashion which takes care of the environment and the people who make the things we wear. And this is where vegan leather comes in.

CCTV In Abattoirs Is A Good First Step, But Animals Will Still Suffer

Mimi Bekhechi | Posted 15.08.2017 | UK
Mimi Bekhechi

As long as consumers continue to buy meat, milk, eggs, and cheese (even though supermarkets are full of delicious plant-based choices), animals will suffer. That's why the kindest choice will always be simply to leave them off our plates.

I Think I Know How To Make The World Vegan...

Dominika Piasecka | Posted 14.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Dominika Piasecka

My mum has announced that she will eat less meat. She now has two meatless meals a day. It's a big step for someone who - as much as she respects and supports my lifestyle choice - never wanted to try any of my food, dismissing it as something "for vegans only".

How To Go Vegan

Emily Curson-Baker | Posted 11.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Emily Curson-Baker

Read up on the subject, get to know your food. Plan, not only what you will eat for breakfast, but also snacks, lunch and dinner; I am a big fan of planning meals in advance by making stocks for freezing or eating healthy leftovers the following day.

We Are Entering The Post-Milk Era: Why The ASA Ruling Shows We Are Moving Past Dairy

Zephie Begolo | Posted 09.08.2017 | UK
Zephie Begolo

It is no wonder people are starting to move away from dairy in their droves. It shows that we are becoming more conscious and more compassionate as a society when it comes to our food. The ASA decision confirmed this and will help consumers make healthier, kinder choices as we enter the post-milk era.

KFC's Advert Using Live Chickens Branded 'Disgusting' And A 'Disgrace'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 26.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

KFC’s latest advert in which a chicken swaggers around a barn to DMX’s ‘X Gonna Give It to Ya’ has prompted a backlash on social media. The id...

Guy Gives Date The Sweetest Gift After She Tells Him She's Vegan

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Forget expensive gifts because sometimes it’s the smallest gestures that are the most touching. People on Reddit have been swooning after a man gav...

Vegan Burgers Are Taking Over Our Streets, And I'm Lovin' It

Lishai Kaufer | Posted 07.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Lishai Kaufer

You know vegan has become a monster food trend when you can pick up a dairy-free, meat-free, egg-free and in many cases gluten-free quick bite on pretty much any street corner. I'm not talking about high street fancy pants restaurants with incomprehensible menus. I mean the fun, fast, humble, finger-licking stuff from food trucks, pop-up cafes, market stalls, burger bars, and the like. Proper street food.

Royal Ramblings Talks Food Fight With Austin Aries

Danny Stone | Posted 28.06.2017 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

Austin Aries is one of those athletes for whom there tends to be instant respect. There's just something about him. Be it the way he carries himself, his work ethic or ability, people seem to gravitate towards him...

The Best Vegan Oreo Cupcakes

Holly Jade | Posted 13.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Jade

These cakes are quick and easy to make! They are my go-to chocolate cupcakes and I couldn't recommend them highly enough - they are the best! They taste just like bakery-style cupcakes. P.S. you can whip up a batch of these delicious cakes in under 30 minutes, yay!

You Don't Have To Commit To Being A Vegetarian To Take Part This World Meat Free Day

John Bishop | Posted 12.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
John Bishop

Through Bjorn Borg I learned you don't have to be a tennis player or a member of a tennis club to like tennis, even if it is just for one day a year. So it is with World Meat Free Day, you don't have to be a vegan or vegetarian to commit to this day once a year.

The Innovative Cruelty-Free Materials That Will Replace Leather

Sascha Camilli | Posted 03.07.2017 | UK Style
Sascha Camilli

In a time when more and more people are concerned with the origins of what they wear, innovation is taking centre stage in the vegan fashion arena - to ensure that the new substitutes for leather are as kind to the planet as they can be, which often means working creatively with natural fibres instead of petroleum-based synthetics.

Vegan Salted Caramel Crème Brûlée

Rachel Smith | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Rachel Smith

These creamy, rich and decadent raw vegan salted caramel crème brûlées taste even better than the real thing - fact. And as an extra bonus, they contain no refined sugar, eggs or dairy, so you can enjoy these little pots of heaven guilt-free!

I Don't Eat Meat Because There's No Need To

Jonathan Young | Posted 30.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Jonathan Young

Often when I tell people I don't eat meat, I immediately see battle lines being drawn. Some will go on the defensive, countering with rationalisations about their own behaviour (completely unprompted). Others will attempt to undermine me by finding inconsistencies in my behaviour. Perhaps they saw me step on a snail when I got off the train.

Nourishing Your Skin, From Within

Emily Curson-Baker | Posted 19.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Emily Curson-Baker

When looking at our skin and how we take care of it, we must consider it as another organ of the body that needs nourishing and keeping healthy. Did you know that, 60% of what we put on our skin from lotions and potions is absorbed? That's right! Your skin is nourished by what you put on it as well as by what you eat - so, from the inside and out!