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Louisa is the Social Media Coordinator at Viva! Louisa has been vegan for four years and is passionate about creating a more compassionate world for all. After graduating from the University of Bristol with a degree in Theology, she worked as a journalist in Malaysia before joining Viva!'s marketing team. She now leverages social media to forward the vegan movement and keep Viva! growing in influence.

Chiquito’s Launches Huge New Vegan Menu: Here’s What You Need to Know

Chiquito’s Launches Huge New Vegan Menu: Here’s What You Need to Know

The UK’s largest Mexican chain, Chiquito, is launching a huge new vegan menu on July 9 th – taco ‘bout exciting!...
Vegan Recipe Club: Top Five Plastic-Free Recipes

Vegan Recipe Club: Top Five Plastic-Free Recipes

This International Plastic Bag Free Day, more people are realising the impact their choices have on the environment more than ever before. People and governments alike are waking up to the fact we all need to take responsibility for our actions if we want to preserve the world for future...
Farmed Animal Abuse Could See 5 Year Prison Sentence Under New UK Bill

Farmed Animal Abuse Could See 5 Year Prison Sentence Under New UK Bill

Yesterday, Environment Secretary Michael Gove has announced a new Animal Welfare (Sentencing) Bill to enable tougher prison sentences for the worst cases of animal abuse, including gross neglect of farmed animals.
Die for Coke: What Happens to Dairy Cows and How We Can Change This

Die for Coke: What Happens to Dairy Cows and How We Can Change This

Recent investigations into Coca-Cola’s dairy brand, Fairlife, revealed the life of dairy cows was anything but fair – so what can be done about it?...
More Than Half our ‘Meat’ Won’t Come From Animals by 2040, Report Says

More Than Half our ‘Meat’ Won’t Come From Animals by 2040, Report Says

A new report says 60 percent of 'meat' won't come from animals by 2040 due to consumers caring more about animal welfare, their health and the environment...
Fast Food Chain Leon’s New Vegan Menu: Here’s What You Need to Know

Fast Food Chain Leon’s New Vegan Menu: Here’s What You Need to Know

Launching on June 13, Leon will be offering a number of new vegan dishes, snacks and sauces to satisfy your cruelty-free cravings.
Which Plant Milks are Best For People, Planet and Animals?

Which Plant Milks are Best For People, Planet and Animals?

This MooFree May, Viva! are encouraging people to try dairy-free and make simple swaps to live a kinder life to animals, the environment and themselves.
MooFree May: 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Cows

MooFree May: 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Cows

This MooFree May, we’re exploring how cows are treated in the dairy industry. All too often, society forgets that cows have complex emotions, relationships and personalities just like our beloved companion animals who we care for and love...
Vegan Pizza Lovers Rejoice: One Planet Pizza Debuts Their Revolutionary Pull-Worthy Cheese

Vegan Pizza Lovers Rejoice: One Planet Pizza Debuts Their Revolutionary Pull-Worthy Cheese

Just in time for MooFree May , One Planet Pizza are raising the vegan pizza game with their pull-worthy V-Bites Cheezly Range.