If you drink the milk from a mother cow, you need to learn about the dark secret of the dairy industry and then decide if you still choose to be part of it.
As our current campaign Not New November draws to a close, it’s time to focus on our Christmas campaign – “Say No To Speciesism” – A Compassionate & Nontraditional Christmas”
15/09/2019 Questions & Concerns The most common question and concern we receive from the public is regarding ID ear tags worn by sanctuary animals. Many people naturally become very upset when seeing them in the ears of rescued animals not realising that in the U.K. tags are a LEGAL requirement. The ear tag number
We Have Taken The Pledge – Will You? In a few days’ time we will see the launch of Second Hand September; an initiative run by Oxfam to encourage people to rethink how and where they buy clothes. We decided to tale the pledge and we would encourage you to do the same! Sign up
Dylan Budge is yet another shining example of sheer vegan health and fitness. Dylan has joined what’s now becoming a long list of athletes who have joined the Vgang! Many of the other athletes have initially gone plant-based for health, then as they water that seed of compassion with every meal (normally a three times
Edinburgh 24 Race 2019 – Vegan Runners UK We are so grateful and absolutely delighted & honoured to announce that the amazing UK vegan runner Marek Sabadasz is running an endurance race in aid of Lotus Heart Sanctuary – (sponsor him here) This race is not just any race though… this is
Sainsbury’s have announced they will launch a “meat-free butchers” in east London this month. The retailers have said they are getting behind Meat-Free Week from June 21st by encouraging the public to sample more plant-based products by opening a meat-free butcher’s shop. When we say sample, we do mean sample! Customers will be given the opportunity to sample for free many of the meat-free products Sainsbury’s now stock, as well as having the best opportunity to fill up their fridges with cruelty free plant-based meats.
The pop-up butchers shop will also feature an “in-store butcher” who is specifically trained in plant-based cooking. The plant-based butcher will Read More
Life in a Lab
Bonnie was a beautiful Beagle who spent most of her life being tested on in a UK lab in England. She was eventually rescued by Christine and her family – and this is Christine’s account which she so kindly shared with us to allow people to gain a slight understanding about these poor dogs. We would like to say a massive thank you to Christine for sharing her story with us and we
would like to dedicate this blog to Bonnie and all her fellow beagles and animals who are needlessly tested on in labs around the UK and Read More
No Matter What We Do, We Can Always Make A Difference
This blog has been on the cards for quite a long time, but, life is what it is, and it dictated to me that this would must be completed with patience; I have simply not had the time to think about blogs far less write one – I have just been catching snippets of time here and there to write a few lines at a time!
With it being on the back-burner it was a strong coincidence that I had planned to publish it last week on the very day I woke up to find out Virgin Trains UK was Read More
On the banks of Glasgow’s Forth & Clyde Canal overlooking the city’s west end Tomillo shines its beacon of plant based perfection! Whether you are vegan or non-vegan, living in Scotland or visiting, eating in Tomillo is an absolute must for any food lover.
Their food and its presentation gives all the feel of a top high class restaurant, and the idyllic location and setting is just as perfect and breathtakingly stunning as the food.
Tomillo is a 100% vegan venture and operates only in the evening from the premises of Ocho at Speirs Wharf in Glasgow – so don’t turn up during Read More