My vegan life… Kevin Black

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Every vegan faces challenges and, as Kevin reveals, even in the glamorous world of acting it’s not always easy. The year was 2016 and as a new vegan I had just booked my first commercial of the year for a technology company in San Francisco, California. Before 2016, I was an avid meat-eater, who weighed 210 pounds and ate hamburgers almost every More...

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By VeganFoodAndLiving On Friday, August 9th, 2019

Interview: Jay McGuiness from The Wanted tells all about his vegan life

Find out how The Wanted star and former Strictly Come Dancing winner went from veggie to vegan… Photo by Scott Legato/Getty Images At just 28, Jay McGuiness has certainly crammed a lot in to his life so far. After More...

John Machin
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Wednesday, July 31st, 2019

Meet the 63-year-old vegan fitness fan who doctors said wouldn’t live past ten thanks to his vegan diet

Meet the 63-year-old long-term vegan whose doctor said he wouldn’t live past ten because of his plant-based diet. Many vegans will resonate with John Machin’s story as his parents were warned that if he More...

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By VeganFoodAndLiving On Thursday, July 4th, 2019

Meet Mark Eaton from Friend Farm Animal Sanctuary

Friend Farm Animal Sanctuary owner Mark tells us what it’s like to rescue animals and how they end up in his care. When did you go vegan and why? I went vegan 16 years ago. I was visiting the animal sanctuary More...

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By VeganFoodAndLiving On Thursday, June 13th, 2019

We meet vegan charity worker and business owner Heather Mills

Charity worker, business owner and champion for change, Heather is a beacon of light in the vegan movement. When did you first discover veganism? My transition to veganism happened overnight after I was visiting More...

Nathassia Devine
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Wednesday, June 12th, 2019

We meet vegan Dutch musician Nathassia Devine

Dutch musician Nathassia explains how her multicultural upbringing has shaped the way she eats. I was born and bred in Gouda, also known as the city of cheese. It even has a cheese museum, a 17th-century cheese-weighing More...

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By VeganFoodAndLiving On Thursday, June 6th, 2019

In conversation with… Genesis Butler

The 12-year-old animal rights activist and TEDx speaker tells us about her Million Dollar Vegan campaign. Certainly it’s not every day you meet a 12-year-old who’s taking on the world. But this confident Californian, More...

By VeganFoodAndLiving On Thursday, April 4th, 2019

In the kitchen with… The Happy Pear

Vegan twins David and Stephen Flynn share their passion for life on the veg.  With three best-selling cookbooks under their belt, two cafés, a huge online following and anew range in Waitrose, Irish twins David More...

Plastic pick up crew
By VeganFoodAndLiving On Tuesday, March 26th, 2019

Five-year-old activist needs YOU to join her plastic pick up crew!

Meet the five-year-old that’s saving the world with her plastic pick up crew, and she wants your help! Plastic pollution is one of the biggest challenges our planet is currently facing. More and more of us are More...

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By VeganFoodAndLiving On Monday, January 28th, 2019

My vegan life Janet Higgins

It was a very different world in which to go vegan 30 years ago, but Janet stuck with it and has seen the world change. I look back and it is hard to believe I ate animal products. But, in our family, meat, chicken, More...