One of Fuller’s Brewery’s most popular London pubs, The Fence, has turned entirely vegan and vegetarian for the month of May. Until June 2nd, the team at The Fence will be serving up exclusively vegan and veggie roasts, breakfasts, brunches, and dinner mains, as well as vegan beers, wines, and prosecco.“Throughout May we are transforming […]
Manchester City star and player in England’s World Cup squad, Fabian Delph, has revealed his vegan diet is key to maintaining his overall well-being. Delph suffered from injuries in the past but has successfully managed to revive himself, and his career, by switching to a plant-based diet, and practicing the Chinese martial art, Tai Chi. […]
London is to host its first ever vegan fashion show, Bare Fashion, this summer, organised by vegan lifestyle magazine, Vegan Food and Living. The show, due to take place on Thursday 16th August, will be held in the Boiler House Room, east London. The event will feature one hundred percent vegan and cruelty-free clothing designs, from […]
The findings of a new study by analytics group, Elsevier and Bayer, could potentially cut the rates of animal testing significantly. The study, published in the Journal of Regulatory Toxicology and Pharmacology, evaluated over 1.6 million adverse events that had been reported to EU and US regulators. Researchers found that some tests on animals do […]
UK restaurant and cocktail bar chain, The Alchemist, has added vegan options to menus in all its locations. The chain, which has venues in London, Oxford, Birmingham, Chester, Leeds, and Liverpool, amongst others, has added a Keralan Curry, which consists of a chickpea curry and cauliflower rice, as well as a Shawarma Cauliflower Steak, served […]
Taiwanese supermarket, Carrefour Taiwan, has announced plans to sell only cage-free eggs by 2025 under its own brand as part of its “Friendly Egg Promise.” The supermarket is not only the first in Taiwan to undertake this commitment but the first in Asia. The decision came in response to encouragement from animal rights groups. The […]
A new Florida-based, cruelty-free, sustainable, and vegan handbag brand has launched, founded by mother and daughter duo, Megan and Aroon Duncanson. The new brand, Livin’ the MAD Life, is named after the pair, Aroon explained to WSFN, “MAD is actually our initials,” she said. “So, Megan Aroon Duncanson is her full name and my name’s Aroon. MAD, so […]
A new study, published in the American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine, has revealed that processed meat and animal-based foods worsen obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), according to the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM). According to the UK National Health Service (NHS) website, “[OSA] is a relatively common condition where the walls of the throat relax and narrow during […]
The Sai Ying Pun branch of Pizza Express, in Hong Kong, has launched three brand-new vegan pizzas, featuring Daiya Foods‘ vegan cheese. The new launch makes Pizza Express the first pizza chain in Hong Kong to offer vegan pies. The Cavolo Verde, a thin and crispy pizza with kale and black garlic, the Trifolata, which […]
A new wellness, sustainability, and activism conference, WTH-Cow-Con, is launching in San Francisco this June. Inspired by films “What the Health” and “Cowspiracy“, the two-day conference aims to “bring together environmental experts, health professionals, and community activists in an effort to engage, educate, encourage, and empower.”  Earthling Ed, Kip Andersen, James Aspey, and Badass Vegan John […]
Vegan company, The Fry Family Food Co., is on a mission to host the world’s biggest ever vegan barbecue. The free event will be the first of its kind in the UK. In a bid to become world record holders for the biggest “BVQ“, Fry’s will be giving away one thousand vegan burgers and hotdogs […]
German plant-based protein company, Prolupin, has received financing in order to grow its vegan milk, yogurt, and ice cream brand, Made with LUVE. European mass media company, 7Life GmbH, led the financing round, joined by PESCH, and pre-existing investors, eCAPITAL, Munich Venture Partners and Tate & Lyle Ventures. “The addition of 7life and PESCH to […]
Kansas City, Missouri, otherwise known as the barbecue capital of the world, has ranked in the top ten vegan-friendly cities in the United States. The list, put together by animal rights organization PETA, includes popular cities such as New York, San Fransisco, Detroit, and Miami, with Los Angeles taking the top spot as the most vegan-friendly […]
Cinnaholic, the Atlanta-based vegan bakery franchise which specializes in cinnamon rolls, is set to double its presence in North America in the first half of 2018, increasing its franchise footprint by nearly eighty percent. The year for Cinnaholic began with seventy-six locations in development, opening stores in California, Florida, North Carolina, and Ohio, and it […]
Bangalore, India, is set to host its first ever vegan festival this month. Named Wilderfest, the festival will be held at the shopping mall, VR Bengaluru, in Whitefield on May 26th and 27th. Backed by the Federation of Indian Animals Protection Organisations (FIAPO) and The Pollination Project, the aim of the festival is to bring […]
In an interview with British newspaper, the Telegraph, former Beatle, Sir Paul McCartney, opened up about his late wife Linda and her meat-free legacy. Linda McCartney died of breast cancer in 1998, but her self-titled vegetarian and vegan food range lives on – with former husband, Paul, and her daughters, ethical fashion designer, Stella and cookery […]
Delaware has passed a bill to end the automatic euthanization of cats and dogs used for research in the state. Senate Bill 101, will require that all healthy cats and dogs are put up for adoption after they are retired from research laboratories. Delaware will be the eighth state to sign the requirement into law, […]
UK Supermarket giant Waitrose is set to expand its vegetarian and vegan range with an extra fifty products. The new range will be launched in one hundred and twenty-five Waitrose stores, along with a new dedicated vegan section – a first for the chain. The Happy Pear and The Vegetarian Butcher are among the new brands set to […]