Switch the meat for beans: going vegan could save the planet

Tweet Reducing your meat and dairy consumption is one of the best ways to reduce your negative impact on the environment. It may not be the first thing that comes to mind when thinking about ways to lower the amount of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, but limiting the number of times you go for that steak or bolognaise means that less land is cleared for cultivation. The farming industry is a multi-billion pound one and creates lots of jobs, but there are adverse effects of being an omnivore. Every…

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November: The World Vegan Month

Tweet After the success of the Eastbourne Vegan Festival earlier this year, Lewes will be holding its own festival on the 14th of November. Lewes Vegan Festival will feature informative exhibitions, a recognised speaker and, of course, plenty of delicious vegan food. Click here to watch a recap of Eastbourne Vegan Fest earlier this year Cities across the UK such as Bath, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Blackburn, FarGo (Coventry) and Peterborough will be hosting a day showcasing fair trade, hand-made vegan products and food. All these markets will be free entry excluding three-pound…

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Foodies Festival celebrated in Brighton

Tweet The Foodies Festival is taking place in different parts of the United Kingdom.  This amazing event is being celebrated from Brighton to Oxford to the city of Edinburgh. I had the chance to visit the festival hosted in Brighton during the Early May Bank Holiday weekend. More than 200 people displaying artworks, food, drinks from different parts of the world, who were part of the UK’s biggest food festival in Brighton , told us how they were experiencing their day. The great celebration involved more than food and drinks….

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