So as the countdown to Vegfest London continues, this week I got to talk to Marta Zaraska - Science Journalist and author of 'Meathooked'. 'Meathooked' takes a look at the human obsession with meat, and questions why humans eat meat at all. So I decided to find out a little more about what exactly Marta will … Continue reading VegFest London Countdown – Vegan Activists Summit – Marta Zaraska
It's that time of year again! London VegFest is just around the corner, and this year it's set to be bigger than ever! I absolutely love the excitement around VegFest. I wrote about my top finds from last year's event here, obviously this had to include a glorious vegan cupcake from my favourite London bakery … Continue reading VegFest London Countdown – Vegan Athletes Summit – Fiona Oakes
On Sunday 28th August, Essex Pig Save and Animal Equality joined forces to show the people of Southend-on-Sea, Essex, the truth behind animal agriculture. Essex Pig Save have held a number of successful vigils over the past few months, I wrote about the first one outside Cheale Meats in Brentwood here. The aim of the … Continue reading Essex Pig Save & Animal Equality Outreach Event
Last year, I wrote about a save movement called Toronto Pig Save, an organisation who bear witness to pigs on their way to slaughter. I interviewed popular American blogger Bite Size Vegan about her thoughts on attending her first vigil with Toronto Pig Save, and thought about how the videos and images captured by people attending … Continue reading Essex Pig Save First Vigil – 6th June 2016
Yesterday was my second VegFest experience. I really enjoyed it last year but found this year's display even better! With a larger venue for starters, to accommodate for the 20,000 guests last year plus more, the layout was better, and even though still completely crowded, there seemed like more space. I queued for about forty … Continue reading VegFest 2015 – London, Olympia
I booked tickets for London Vegan Beer Fest weeks ago, purely based on the fact that it was hosted by Fat Gay Vegan and involved vegan food. Thankfully, I was not disappointed. LVBF took place on Saturday 18th July at the Camden Centre, King's Cross. Having never attended a beer fest before, let alone a … Continue reading Vegan Food and Beer…The Ultimate Combo!
This week I visited the Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition at The Natural History Museum in London. I was very impressed with the images at this exhibition, however there were a few photos that particularly stood out to me. While the majority of the exhibition focused on appreciating nature, there was a small section … Continue reading Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014 Exhibition