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85% Britons fear climate change effects

Global warming is scaring the Brits and poll results from the Ipsos MORI, an exclusive poll for the Evening Standard, confirms it. This is the highest figure the poll has reached since the pollster first asked the question in 2005. Britons are literally feeling the heat with the country experiencing its hottest day of 38.7C …

Vegan protesters play steakhouse diners audio of animals being slaughtered

Animal rights activists played audio of animals being slaughtered to diners at a Brighton steakhouse in a protest against the meat industry. Members of Direct Action Everywhere (DxE) demanded diners ‘listen to their screams’ at Brazilian restaurant Touro Steakhouse on Saturday evening (November 24). Activists displayed anti-meat industry images and slogans, and chanted: “What do …

Vegan pizzeria wins top award at World Pizza Championships

Pizzeria Purezza has claimed a sensational first ever vegan victory at the World Pizza Championships, coming away as an emphatic winner of the Pizza Classica category. The Campionato Mondiale Della Pizza, held in Parma, Italy, featured the world’s best pizzas from across the globe. Vegan company Purezza, which has sites in Brighton and London, UK, …

Owner who brought camel to music festival claims it ‘loves drum and bass’

A woman has given a bizarre defense against animal rights activists who criticised her for bringing a camel to a music festival, claiming the animal is a massive drum and bass fan. Images of the camel at the Land Beyond Festival were met with outrage on social media, as it was paraded around drunken festival-goers. …

Review: vegan Pizzeria Purezza, the world pizza of the year winner capable of converting the most dedicated cheese lover

Vegan pizzeria Purezza is at the forefront of a new generation of plant-based restaurants which provide a truly indulgent experience, and can be hugely influential in tearing apart common misconceptions about a vegan diet. The company’s restaurants in London and Brighton are the perfect answer to anyone who thinks they can’t go vegan because they …

The Protester Who Ate A Raw Pig’s Head Outside A Vegan Festival Has Accidentally Turned People Vegan

A meat eater hit the headlines this weekend after he ate a raw pig’s head outside Brighton’s vegan festival, VegFest UK, but the stunt has backfired. That’s right, a man was so offended by other people’s decision not to eat dead animals that he crashed the festival with a severed head to taunt vegans, and …

This fitness coach used to advise Olympic Champions to eat more meat, but now he’s vegan and stronger Than ever

This article is written by Matthew Dickens – a strength and fitness coach from Brighton, UK. I live and breathe health and fitness – It’s what I do.   I’ve been a strength and conditioning coach in professional sports for over ten years, played decent rugby and always believed in leading by example.   I’ve worked …

Farm invites children to play with baby lambs right next to their slaughterhouse

Activists held a demonstration at a so-called ‘ethical’ slaughterhouse last week to target an event which they described as ‘textbook cognitive dissonance’. Tottingworth Farm in Heathfield has some of the ‘highest welfare standards’ in the UK and stocks ‘ethical’ Brighton supermarket Hisbe. Last week protesters from Sussex Animal Save held a demonstration at the farm’s …

Top 10 pioneers of modern vegan high dining

Veganism has revolutionized the culinary world. It has launched a health kick into modern culture and, has shown the average person that the old adage “you are what you eat?” really is true. Most people think that being vegan is like having your 5 a day on steroids, a fairly bland life comprised of kale …

Pig slaughterhouse forced to close due to falling demand and relentless activism

A slaughterhouse in East Sussex, UK has been forced to stop killing pigs due to dwindling demand and persistent activism at the farm. Broad Oak Abattoir at Tottingworth Farm, Heathfield told Farmers Guardian it will no longer serve pig farmers, and initially, local businesses blamed activists. But it turns out the activists were only part of …

Vegan Activists Storm Starbucks Chanting ‘Not Your Mum, Not Your Milk!’

Vegan activists have stormed into a Starbucks cafe chanting anti-dairy slogans to highlight the horrors of the dairy industry. Members of the global protest group Direct Action Everywhere (DxE) walked into one of the coffee giant’s venues in Brighton, UK. One activist spoke into a megaphone: “Dairy cows are continuously artificially and forcibly impregnated. Every …

The meat pasty shop where vegan cakes outsell steak pasties

Pasty shop owner Ian Baldry is not vegan, nor is his wife, but yet he seems to have caused quite a stir among Brighton vegans at his shop which is (IMHO) the unlikely home of the best vegan cakes in the city. Cornish pasties do not evoke vegan connotations, so how is it that The …