June 6, 2019

Sainsbury's To Become First UK Supermarket To Ditch Plastic Bags For Loose Fruit And Veg Nationwide

The supermarket chain has doubled its efforts to cut plastic by aiming to remove a further 1,284 tonnes of plastic this year

May 23, 2019

London's 'Zoo Nights' Slammed For 'Blatant Animal Cruelty'

Activists are petitioning against the event 'where the zoo is basically turned into a nightclub for the night'

May 22, 2019

Morrisons Launches Vegan Tuna - In Its Tinned Fish Aisle

According to the UK supermarket giant, 'so many customers want an easy alternative to tuna, that's high in protein and can be used in much the same way'

May 13, 2019

Pastry Giant Ginsters Launches Vegan Pasty

The company has taken its award-winning vegetarian Moroccan Vegetable Pasty and reformulated the recipe so it is suitable for vegans

May 13, 2019

70% Of British Children Want More Vegan And Veggie School Meals, Says Poll

According to the poll, 44 percent of school pupils have tried to cut meat from their diet, and 10 percent already live a meat-free lifestyle. Pollsters conclude that 'schools are under more pressure than ever to include more options on the lunch menu'

May 9, 2019

Taco Bell Launching Limited Edition Vegan-Friendly Tacos In London

The Tex-Mex eatery will offer customers at three London locations the opportunity to try plant-based meat made from pulled oats in customizable veggie tacos

April 21, 2019

Vegan Engineer Predicts 'UK Will Be Vegan By 2030'

The researcher suggests animal agriculture will 'financially collapse' when the UK has a vegan population of 15 percent

April 6, 2019

Vegan Eatery Yorica! Launches Dairy-Free Ice Cream In Major UK Retailer

The plant-based product, which is free from all 14 major allergens, is available to buy in selected Waitrose stores

April 2, 2019

'Plant-Based Valley' To Open In UK To Accelerate Vegan Businesses

Vegan businesswoman Heather Mills has major plans for the future of vegan production in the UK

March 29, 2019

Tesco Trials Plastic-Free Fruit And Veg Aisle For Entire Month

The supermarket giant says it wants to 'remove as much as plastic' as it can from its products

March 29, 2019

Papa John's Pizza Expands Vegan Options With Cheesy Wedges

Following the success of its vegan pizzas, the fast-food giant has added more plant-based offerings to its menu

March 22, 2019

Vegan Marmite Peanut Butter Launching In The UK

The new spread, which is set to fiercely divide opinion, was created in response to customer demand

March 22, 2019

Quorn Launches 'Ultimate Vegan Burger' In Major UK Supermarkets

The meat-free giant has been increasing its vegan offerings in recent times, with sausages, fishless fillets, and deli meat alternatives all hitting the shelves

March 18, 2019

New Vegan Puddings From GÜ To Launch In Supermarkets Across The UK

The animal-free desserts will roll out in Asda, Co-Op, Morrison’s, Waitrose, Tesco and Sainsbury's stores around the nation from this week, retailing at £3.50 for a two-pack

March 14, 2019

Candy Company Swizzels Has Made Its Chew Bars Vegan-Friendly

The confectionery manufacturer has responded to the increase of people going vegan

March 7, 2019

Dairy Farmer Launches #MilkPintChallenge As Latest Anti-Vegan Campaign

The challenge is aimed at promoting British dairy, and follow's the recent 'Februdairy' initiative, which failed to capture mainstream media attention

March 4, 2019

50% Of Customers At 'Crazy Busy' Vegan Pie Shop Are Meat Eaters

The Acorn Pie and Mash opened its doors on February 20, selling a range of pies, liquor sauce, and mash, as well as hot and cold drinks

February 27, 2019

Pizza Hut Launches New Three-Course Vegan Menu In Its 250 UK Restaurants

The popular chain eatery offers a choice of pizzas for the main course, with a choice of cheese-stuffed rolls for starter, and even a Cinnamon Bites dessert

February 26, 2019

Sainsbury's Launches Vegan White Chocolate And Strawberry Easter Egg In UK

According to the retail giant, the seasonal treat, which is a baby pink color, 'has a moreish milkshake flavored taste'

February 12, 2019

UK Fried Chicken Chain Absurd Bird Launches Vegan Menu

The eatery wanted to emulate the tastes and textures of its traditional chicken dishes include chicken waffles, tenders, and fillets

February 8, 2019

Artisan Vegan Cheese Shop 'La Fauxmagerie' Opens In The UK

The London-based store, which will stock brands including Kinda Co., and Tyne Chease opens today. It will also stock bread, crackers, and chutney

January 30, 2019

UK Vegan Population Will Skyrocket By 327% By 2020, Claims Poll

According to the survey results, the number of UK vegans will grow significantly over 2019, with pollsters claiming 2.9 people will be vegan within 12 months

January 28, 2019

UK Airline Launches Hot Vegan In-Flight Meal To Meet Demand

Jet2.com has added a Penne Arrabbiata meal to its menu, which passengers can buy. It has also added a vegan logo to appropriate products

January 25, 2019

Starbucks UK Launches Vegan Mac And Cheese

The global coffee giant has made a commitment to expand its vegan offering - and more products have been hitting its shelves in recent months, with more food and beverage options available

January 17, 2019

Harvester Launches New Vegan Menu In Its 200 Outlets Across UK

The new dishes start from £6.99 for mains and include Moving Mountain's high tech B12 Burger, and desserts like Blackcurrant Mousse, Chocolate Orange Slice, and Harvester Sundae

January 16, 2019

Pizza Hut's Vegan Jackfruit Pizza Smashes Sales Target

The high street chain launched the pie on January 1. It features a tomato base, Violife vegan cheese, sweetcorn, red onions, peppers and BBQ Jackfruit with a BBQ drizzle

January 16, 2019

Struggling Butcher Blames Vegan Boom For Decline In Custom

Now the business is being urged to tap into this vegan growth - by ditching animal products and focusing on selling plant-based food instead, attracting new custom

January 15, 2019

Greggs Vegan Sausage Roll Selling Out Across UK

Now the high street bakery says it is working hard to make the product available in all of its 1,800 UK stores following its initial launch in 900 outlets

January 15, 2019

Fast Food Chain Leon Launches Healthy Vegan Burger In UK And US

The new patty - which the chain describes as 'packed with plants' - was developed in response to a growing body of evidence supporting a link between gut and mental health

January 10, 2019

Zizzi Launches New Vegan Caramelized Biscuit Cheesecake Across UK Outlets

The Italian-style chain has added a number of new vegan dishes to its menu recently - including the high streets first plant-based four cheese pizza

January 10, 2019

'Cult' US Vegan Snack LÄRABAR To Launch In Sainsbury's Next Week

The brand, which offers more than 24 flavors in the US, is launching in the UK with three varieties - Apple Cinnamon, Banana Choc Chip, and Peanut Butter Choc Chip

January 4, 2019

TGI Fridays Launches Vegan Burger In UK After Being 'Inundated' With Requests

The burger is made from coconut oil, mushrooms, herbs, plant proteins, and spices, and served in a vegan bun with lettuce, onion, and tomato, as well as a side salad or fries

January 4, 2019

Costa Coffee Launches Almond Milk Due To Vegan Demand

The high street chain also offers coconut and soya as plant-based alternatives to dairy milk - as demand for vegan alternatives continues to skyrocket

January 1, 2019

BREAKING: Greggs To Launch Vegan Sausage Roll Tomorrow In 950 Stores Across UK

According to the retailer, the launch follows a high level of customer demand for plant-based food-on-the-go, including a petition by animal rights charity PETA

December 24, 2018

Nearly 10,000 UK Prisoners Will Eat Vegan This Christmas

An estimated 10% of the UK's 85,000 inmates are vegan - sending demand for plant-based options soaring

December 21, 2018

2,000 Giant Pro-Vegan Posters Launched Across The UK And Ireland

The campaign founder says the posters 'remind us of our victims; they remind us that each one of us is morally obliged to stop using other animals and go vegan'

December 20, 2018

UK Government Urged To Make Slaughterhouse Images On Meat Packets Mandatory

An official UK Government and Parliament petition has been launched - if it reaches 100,000 signatures, it will be considered for debate in Parliament

December 14, 2018

McDonald's Rumored To Be Launching Vegan Sandwich And Wrap In UK

The fast food giant has released vegan options in Finland and Sweden - is it set to do the same in the UK?

November 28, 2018

One-Fifth Of Brits Are 'Likely To Go Vegan', Says Study

The research shows that the increasing number of plant-based options in restaurants means more and more people are opting for animal-free meals when dining out

November 25, 2018

New Vegan Chef School Aims To Meet Growing Demand For Plant-Based Cuisine

The Plant Academy aims to teach would-be chefs all they need to know about providing imaginative plant-based food to a growing population of vegans

November 23, 2018

' Eco-Lux' Vegan B&B Launches In Somerset

This vegan-run holiday accommodation is kind to animals and the environment - there are no animal foods, bone china teacups, or animal-tested toiletries here

November 23, 2018

Pub Ditches 'Shoulder Of Mutton' Name To Appeal To Vegans

The landlady of the York pub has also added lots of vegetarian and vegan dishes to the menu in a bid to attract a more diverse clientele

November 21, 2018

'Brexit Can Boost UK Vegan Industry' Says Heather Mills

She revealed she'd bought a former Walkers Crisps' factory in Durham earlier this year - now she's getting closer to opening the biggest vegan factory in the nation

November 13, 2018

UK's First Plastic-Free Supermarket Zones Open In Bid To Reduce Waste

It follows a similar scheme launched in Holland in February

November 13, 2018

Fishy Smell Coming From Major Dairy 'Making Locals Sick'

Local residents say they can't sleep because the smell is so bad

November 13, 2018

'Lower Carb' Vegan Pizza Launches At Waitrose Stores Across The UK

The meal counts as two of your 'five-a-day'

November 12, 2018

Vegan Nuggets Launch At UK Frankie & Benny's - £5.99 For Unlimited Portion

The new dish celebrates National Nugget Day

November 8, 2018

UK Chain Zizzi Launches Vegan Christmas Menu

Dishes include the all-new Melanzane Tagliatelle

November 7, 2018

Vegan Tuna Fish To Launch In Costco And Walmart

The product is described as 'a first of its kind' for the UK market

November 6, 2018

Pho Launches Vegan Christmas Menu - With Gluten-Free Options

Dishes include rice cracker nibbles, pho noodle soup, and curry and wok-fried noodles among others

November 5, 2018

Pizza Express Launches Vegan Christmas Menu Across UK

Dishes include Mushroom and Pine Nut Pizza and Snowball Dough Ball

November 4, 2018

Classic Pick 'n' Mix Now Available For Vegans In The UK

You can finally quell that craving for banoffee foams...

October 31, 2018

Two-Thirds Of Young Brits Say Veganism Will Increase In The Future

Polling shows an increasing number of people are reducing their meat intake

October 30, 2018

Vegan Beyond Burger Launches At All Bar One Across UK

The chain eatery has seen a sharp increase in uptake of vegan dishes over the last year

October 29, 2018

Vegan Camp-Out Reveals 2019 Lineup With Earthling Ed, James Aspey, And More

The multi-day festival fuses camping, talks, workshops, live music, yoga, food and more

October 29, 2018

Luxury Hotel Launches UK's First Vegan Wedding Package To Meet Demand

The hotel has teamed up with a baker, florist, shoe deisgner, and vegan beauty specialist

October 16, 2018

‍ Demand For Vegan Menu Spikes By 44% At Café Rouge

The outlet recently released new vegan dishes

October 14, 2018

Steak and Seafood Pros Set To Open Vegan Restaurant In Bournemouth

Mello and Rush hope to turn Twelve Eatery into a nationwide chain

October 12, 2018

HS2 Is Killing Animals And Destroying Ancient Woodland: Every Vegan Should Fight It

The Woodland Trust says the latest information shows the situation is 'worse than feared'

October 4, 2018

Giant Pro-Vegan Ads Target Major University Campuses Across The UK

Thousands of people have seen the animal rights message

September 26, 2018

Yorica! Allergen-Free Vegan Ice-Cream Launches In UK

The company is famous for its Soho vegan ice-cream parlor

September 6, 2018

9-Year Old Dies After Severe Allergic Reaction To Dairy

Sadie Bristow was described as a tennis star with an 'infectious smile'

September 6, 2018

2019 Good Food Guide Ranks Restaurants With Vegan Menu For First Time

This inclusion reflects the sharp increase in interest in vegan dining

August 31, 2018

High-Tech 'Bleeding' Vegan Burger To Launch In 400 Pubs Across UK Next Week

The food tech company has struck a £1 million deal with a major hospitality chain

August 23, 2018

UK Chain Pizza Express To Launch New Vegan Dishes - Including Cake

The new options will include a pizza topped with jackfruit

August 17, 2018

Plans For Major Chicken Farm Rejected Following Campaign

Thousands of people complained about the proposals

August 1, 2018

Major Student Pub Chain Rolls Out New Vegan Menu Across 46 UK Outlets

Stonegate is offering the vegan options in its 'Common Room'' student pubs

July 30, 2018

Fast Food Chain Chipotle Launches First UK Vegan Protein Option

The new option is aimed at both vegans and meat-eaters

July 25, 2018

Birmingham To Host Its Biggest Ever Vegan Festival - With Affordable Entry

Tickets cost £3 for adults - and children go free

July 24, 2018

Burger Chain Byron Launches Vegan Milkshakes Due To Demand

The new drinks follow the launch of its vegan burger earlier this year

July 18, 2018

Major Steak Restaurant Chain Gaucho Files For Administration

The business had been in talks with potential investors - which fell through

July 4, 2018

Ecotricity Launches 'World's First' Vegan Electricity Tariff

Animal agriculture by-products are often used in generating electricity

June 18, 2018

French Fine Dining Restaurant Gauthier Soho To Go Vegan

The eatery used to serve more than 20kg of foie gras every week

June 15, 2018

Greggs' Lower Calorie Vegan Wrap Now Available

The high street favorite has promised to cater to growing vegan demand

June 14, 2018

Iceland Vegan Burgers Outsell Wagyu Beef Option

The store is looking to capitalize on growing vegan demand

June 14, 2018

Vegan And Veggie Restaurant Tibits Launches Bottomless Brunch

There will be live music at the events

June 12, 2018

French Restaurant Launches Vegan Menu - Reflecting Plant-Based Rise

An increasing number of diners are ditching animal products

June 8, 2018

Top 5 Vegan Supermarket Sandwiches For Snacking On-The-Go

Forgot to plan ahead? No problem - it's easy to find vegan sandwiches

June 7, 2018

Starbucks Launches New Vegan Range Across UK Stores

The company has pledged to meet vegan demand

June 5, 2018

Major UK Pub Chain Greene King Launches 9-Dish Vegan Menu

The dishes on offer include vegan Fish and Chips and Cherry Bakewell Tart

June 4, 2018

'Our Vegan Weekend 2018' Camping Event Cancelled

Organizers say they are 'greatly saddened' to have to announce the news

June 2, 2018

'Ineffective' UK Cull Puts £50 Price Tag On Badgers' Heads

The controversial program has been called 'the most expensive wildlife destruction policy in British history'

May 29, 2018

Plant-Based Business Pitching Competition Offers £100,000 Investment

The competition is an opportunity for plant-based entrepreneurs

May 29, 2018

'Crab Crisis' In UK As Shellfish Population Unexpectedly Plummets

Some believe the 'Beast from the East' killed off crustaceans

May 28, 2018

UK Activists Lobbying For Fur Import Ban Met With MP Support

In the wake of a fur farm ban, activists say importation is ethically inconsistent

May 25, 2018

Vegan Eatery Scoops A Top Prize At British Restaurant Awards

The founder was 'quietly confident' about winning the honor

May 24, 2018

Heinz Admits Its 'No Added Sugar' Beans Aren't Suitable For Vegans

But the company has not said what ingredient is animal-based

May 23, 2018

Hi-tech Vegan Burger To Debut In Meat Restaurants Across London And Oxford

The 'Vegan Mac Daddy' will launch at the beginning of June

May 23, 2018

Horrific Undercover Footage Reveals Pigs Being Beaten On UK Farm

Workers were recorded spraying paint in an animal's nose and slamming gates on pigs' heads

May 17, 2018

World's 'Biggest Ever Vegan Barbecue' To Take Place In The UK

Attending the event - which is in celebration of National BBQ Week - is free

May 14, 2018

The Alchemist To Offer Vegan Options Across All UK Venues To Meet Demand

The new menu with plant-based dishes will launch tomorrow

May 11, 2018

Vegan Entrepreneur Loui Blake To Open Huge Three-Storey Plant-Based Restaurant In Norwich

Blake says his new venture will 'breathe life' back into the classic building

May 9, 2018

Vegan Hospital Food: The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly

A social media group invites people to share their experience - good and bad - of plant-based patient meals

May 5, 2018

Top-Performing Facebook Page UNILAD Releases Anti-Hunting Documentary

The film depicts violence toward both humans and animals

April 30, 2018

Campaigners Protest Lack Of Transparency In Animal Testing At Top Universities

Staggering number of animals are used by universities every year for research

April 29, 2018

Simon Amstell Heather Mills, And 'Dominion' Screening On The Bill At UK Vegan Camp Out

They will join JME, Dr. Melanie Joy, and Macka B among others