EU Meat and Dairy Consumption Must Be Halved to Protect the Environment 1

Animal agriculture is the leading source of climate change, and Greenpeace have said that consumption of these products must be halved by 2050 to avoid dangerous climate change and to keep in line with the Paris climate agreement. Greenpeace EU agriculture policy director, Marco Contiero, said: “EU agricultural policies have been driving us towards an…

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Monami Frost Launching Vegan Beauty Box 2

Vegan Youtuber Monami Frost has teamed up with The Vegan Kind on a one-off beauty box. Frost has been working on multiple projects in the last few years, with her announcement of a vegan burger restaurant opening in Liverpool. Frost shared the news in an Instagram post, announcing her excitement for the collaboration. Her box…

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Vegan Designer Tom Ford Showcases Cruelty Free Crocodile Leather 3

The fashion industry has taken a positive turn in regards to cruelty free fashion recently. Last week in Vegan Life news, we covered articles about The Rise in Ethical Fashion, we spoke about Paloma Faith and her concerns over fur in the fashion industry and back in August and we covered the news about cruelty free…

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Pub Chain Hungry Horse Reveal Exciting New Vegan Menu 4

For anyone doubting that veganism is just a passing trend, or a fad – then think again!! 2018 has seen a rapid rise in the amount of plant-based foods that have become readily available to us in supermarkets, restaurants and online. Newspaper headlines are mentioning veganism far more freely and it seems like every non-vegan…

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Vegan Oktoberfest Taking Place in Gloucestershire 7

A vegan Oktoberfest is going to take place in Stroud, Gloucestershire. The Malthouse Bar & Kitchen is where the event will take place, hosted by the Drunk Punks Collective. Seitan’s Grill will be attending the event, along with the creators of the Vegan Punks blog. Local beers will be offered, with Stroud Brewery and More…

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Vegan Documentary 'The End of Meat' to Air in the UK 8

A new vegan documentary, The End of Meat, will premiere in the UK in early October at the Raindance Film Festival. Made by filmmaker Marc Pierschel, the film looks at a future without animal agriculture and meat. The narrative is almost post-apocalyptic, with a world where animals thrive without fear of being killed for human…

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BBC to Air ‘The Dark Side of Dairy’ in Documentary Series 10

The BBC is going to air a new documentary revealing the truth about animal agriculture in The Dark Side of Dairy. The episode will be part of BBC Scotland’s Disclosure series which documents “the issues affecting the lives of people around Scotland.” Whilst we’re all aware of the horrors of the dairy industry, the BBC…

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Burberry Put an End to Using Fur and Will Stop Burning Excess Stock 11

High-end fashion brand Burberry has announced today that they are eradicating the use of fur in their products. They join several other brands that have made this decision, including Gucci, Versace and Michael Kors. Unfortunately, these brands still use leather, but removing fur and ending their contribution to this practice is a step in the…

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A Special Thank You 12

We’ve got some great news we want to share with you!  Vegan Life Magazine has been nominated again this year by VegFest UK for their Best Vegan Magazine award. Our magazine won this same award last year, as well as winning their Best Publication award in 2014 and Best Vegan Service award in 2015.  …

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Grain-Free Pumpkin Cake with Cashew Butter Cream 14

Serves 12 Ingredients 8 tsp vegan egg replacer powder  240ml (1 cup) water 1 large carrot, peeled and grated 200g (7/8 cup) tinned pumpkin puree (you can freeze half of the can for next time) 200g (1 cup) The Groovy Food Company coconut sugar 40g (1/4 cup) The Groovy Food Company organic coconut flour 50g…

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