Vegetarians International Voice for Animals

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Wed, 02/11/2009
THE National Farmers Union (NFU) has today been banned from repeating an advertisement placing sole blame on badgers for the spread of bovine tuberculosis (bTB).
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Fri, 01/30/2009
CHEF Jamie Oliver has angered animal campaigners over claims that British pigs are treated decently****** compared to those raised in Europe.
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Wed, 01/07/2009
A COMPETITION to find Britain's budding chefs has been launched by veggie campaigning group, Viva!.
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Thu, 12/18/2008
SHOPPERS in Bristol will be encouraged to go veggie this Christmas by adding their names to a giant turkey pledge on Wednesday in the city centre.
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Wed, 12/17/2008
THOUSANDS of turkeys destined for dinner tables across the UK have been discovered in "appalling" conditions during a recent undercover investigation.
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Mon, 12/15/2008
SHOPPERS in Bath will be encouraged to go veggie this Christmas by adding their names to a giant turkey pledge on Wednesday in the city centre.
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Wed, 12/10/2008
Photocall: Saturday, December 13, 2008 Time 12 noon outside Michael Caines at ABode, 107 Piccadilly, Manchester
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Tue, 12/09/2008
RESTAURATEUR Michael Caines will feel the firm hand of consumer pressure this week to remove foie-gras from menus across the country.
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Wed, 12/03/2008
RETAIL giant Ikea has been slammed by Europe's largest vegetarian organisation for offering reindeer meat to Christmas shoppers. Viva!
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Thu, 11/20/2008
WANT to have a healthy, delicious and affordable Christmas, while doing your bit to help the environment at the same time'
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Wed, 11/19/2008
PRODUCERS of I'm a Celebrity'Get Me Out of Here have been slammed by Europe's largest campaigning vegetarian organisation, for featuring celebrities eating animals on the brink of exti
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Tue, 11/11/2008
APPALLING scenes of suffering, neglect and potential law breaking in a pig farm near Dorchester have been exposed " representing the real farming crisis, claim a leading animal campaigning gr
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Thu, 11/06/2008
A LEADING British cash and carry company has dropped the sale of "exotic meat' to help preserve kangaroos facing extinction.
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Tue, 10/28/2008
Tickets are on sale now for Bristol veggie group Viva!'s annual Christmas Fundraising Dinner.
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Fri, 10/24/2008
GOVERNMENT body Defra have been accused by a leading animal group of wasting "300,000 of tax payers' money on a limited investigation into the factory farming of ducks and their access to
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Sat, 09/20/2008
A DAY of Action is taking place across Wales today (September 20) to encourage the Welsh Assembly to rule out a "cull' of badgers in a misguided attempt to control bovine TB.
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Thu, 09/18/2008
A DAY of Action is taking place across Wales on Saturday (September 20) to encourage the Welsh Assembly to rule out a "cull' of badgers in a misguided attempt to control bovine TB.
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Mon, 09/15/2008
A SIXTEEN year-old girl from Lutterworth has been crowned Britain's best young veggie by national veggie group Viva!.
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Mon, 09/15/2008
EATING meat in the UK contributes to the death of animals in the Amazon Rainforest " many of them endangered, according to a new campaign being promoted this month (September).
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Mon, 09/08/2008
Juliet Gellatley, founder and director of Viva!, Europe's largest campaigning vegetarian organisation, has slammed the latest verbal attack on the group's patron, Heather Mills.
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Wed, 08/27/2008
THREE out of the four species of kangaroo shot in the wild for meat and leather are on the brink of extinction, according to a new report from Australia.
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Fri, 07/18/2008
WELSH Assembly Members have been urged to put pressure on the Minister for Rural Affairs to follow England and throw out proposals for a badger "cull' in an attempt to control Bovine TB.
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Fri, 07/04/2008
TODAY's leaked decision by Hilary Benn (Environment Secretary) to rule out a badger "cull' in England has been welcomed by Viva!.
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Fri, 07/04/2008
TODAY's leaked decision by Hilary Benn (Environment Secretary) to rule out a badger "cull' in England has been welcomed by Viva!.
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Sat, 06/28/2008
OVER three hundred animal and wildlife lovers attended a rally outside Cardiff's Welsh Assembly building today (June 28), against the proposed "cull' of badgers to curb bovine TB in c

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