JME, Melanie Joy, Neal Barnard And Peter Hammarstedt To Appear At Vegan Camp Out 2018

The new names join an impressive line-up
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Grime star JME will be speaking at the event (pictured here with athlete and activist Timothy Shieff)

Grime star JME will be speaking at the event (pictured here with athlete and activist Timothy Shieff)

Vegan Campout has announced additional speakers for its 2018 event on August 17-19.

The new additions are grime star JME, top plant-based physician Dr. Neal Barnard, leading advocate and academic Dr. Melanie Joy, and Sea Shephard Captain Peter Hammarstedt.

Video footage from last year's event

High profile

The event, which sees people from all around the world come together to spend two nights camping together, will feature inspiring figures from the plant-based and vegan worlds.

The list of inspiring advocates includes vegan MP Kerry McCarthy, fitness YouTuber Hench Herbivore, PETA President Ingrid Newkirk, and Reggae star Macka B among others.

Event

Event Founder Jordan Martin told PBN: "The Vegan Camp Out is the UK's largest outdoor vegan festival where thousands of people from all around the world come together to spend two nights camping together, with some of the world's biggest names in animal rights as guest speakers."

Martin, who goes to lots of music festivals, added: "I realized there wasn't a music-like camping festival for animal rights so thought it would be a good idea to start one up."

A range of speakers will attend the event

A range of speakers will attend the event

Info

Plant Based News is the media partner for the event which will take place on August 17-19 at Newark Showground in Nottinghamshire.

To find out more about the event and buy tickets,visit the website here