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GO CLARKE: Vegan café owner counters customer’s one star review with epic reply

The non-profit vegan enterprise trains and employs adults with learning disabilities A vegan café owner has responded brilliantly to a one-star review that claimed the customer was ‘forced’ to drink a ‘porridge tasting’ oat milk cappuccino. A customer rated Café Van Gogh – a 100% vegan restaurant in Brixton – one star  on Tripadvisor because …

THAT’S RIGHT: Almost 60% of all food production emissions come from meat, study shows

A new study analyzing the impact of global food production on the planet has found that meat is responsible for nearly 60% of all greenhouse house emissions (GHGs). Moreover, the research showed that producing meat generates 28 times more greenhouse gas emissions than plant-based foods. These findings like many others further suggest the environmental benefits …

BREAKING: MPS unite to push for UK ban of fur imports

“It’s now time that we end the double-standard of having a ban on fur farming, whilst importing the same cruelty from overseas.” A coalition of MPs is calling on the government to ban the sale and import of real animal fur in Britain. Conservative MP Christian Wakeford led the debate on UK’s fur trade on …

Dolphins save stranded swimmer’s life by alerting rescue crew staff

A pod of dolphins helped rescue a lost swimmer who had been stranded for 12 hours in the sea near Castlegregory in County Kerry. A swimmer would have nearly died if it was not for a few helpful dolphins that saved him from drowning. Last month, an unnamed man, who was trying to swim out …

Billie Eilish wears Oscar de la Renta to Met Gala after designer commits to ditch fur forever

“I’m honored to have been a catalyst and to have been heard on this matter. I urge all designers to do the same.” Yesterday, Billie Eilish made a stunning debut on the Met Gala red carpet in a breathtaking Oscar de la Renta  gown made of peach tulle. However, even bigger than her gown’s 15-foot …

Men on a plant-based diet experience flatulence 7 times more than those on a standard western diet, study finds

According to scientists, more flatulence on a plant-based diet indicates healthier gut flora and better colon health. A new study has found that men eating a plant-heavy diet pass more gas in comparison to those who eat a meat-based diet. According to the researchers, plant-based foods do actually cause men to fart more and have …

The McPlant Burger arrives in the UK, but what other vegan options does McDonald’s have on its global menu

The fast-food giant finally launched its highly anticipated McPlant burger in the UK after working on it for three years. The McPlant has finally arrived in the UK and one look at social media confirms that fans can’t wait to get their hands on it. McDonald’s has taken over three years’ worth of research to …

BIG NEWS: McPlant coming to UK McDonald’s soon

McDonald’s will roll out The McPlant developed in partnership with vegan brand Beyond Meat in UK and Ireland stores by the end of this month. This week, fast-food giant McDonald’s announced it will launch its highly anticipated plant-based burger, The McPlant, at select locations in the UK and Ireland. The burger was unveiled at an …

Jennifer Aniston launches vegan haircare line called LolaVie

The star’s new haircare brand will feature  “plant-based, naturally-derived ingredients – without parabens, silicones, sulfates, phthalates, and gluten… and of course vegan and cruelty-free.” Jennifer Aniston just launched her own vegan, cruelty-free haircare brand, called LolaVie. According to the Hollywood actor – who made ‘The Rachel’ haircut one of the most iconic hairstyles of the …

Naomi Osaka launches new vegan skincare line Kinlò

The new line is vegan, cruelty-free and designed specifically for people of colour. Tennis star Naomi Osaka has launched KINLÒ, a skincare brand made for people of colour. The tennis pro crafted the functional skincare brand for ‘the melanin-rich’, after finding no sun protection product on the market good enough for darker skin tones. The …

Costa Coffee unveils new vegan ‘bacon’ bap with parody video on Gordon Ramsay

The coffee giant has enlisted a Gordon Ramsay lookalike to front its new Vegan Bac’n Bap campaign after the chef ‘roasted’ the brand on social media. Today, Costa Coffee has launched a new Vegan Bac’n Bap across its UK branches. The move is in response to the growing demand for savoury plant-based options. The coffee …

51% of Brits willing to swap meat with plant-based alternatives, new survey finds

Respondents cited health, animal welfare, and environmental concerns as primary motivations for reducing their meat consumption. More than half of Brits are willing to swap meat with plant-based alternatives, according to research by  Appinio. The research platform surveyed 1000 British adults of which 69% identified themselves as omnivores. 11.4% said they were flexitarian, 8.7% vegetarian, …