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Plastic-free July at Viva!

Plastic-free July at Viva!

Dani lawton |14/07/2020
Browse our best plastic-free buys...
Viva! Shop Summer Sale Favourites

Viva! Shop Summer Sale Favourites

Dani lawton |13/07/2020
The summer sale is in full swing on the Viva! Shop, with reductions across all of our categories! If you haven’t already had a gander, we recommend having a look now before your favourites get snapped up! Here’s a roundup of our “don’t miss” list:...
Top 5 Vegan Beauty Brands for Black People

Top 5 Vegan Beauty Brands for Black People

Guest Blogger |10/07/2020
Here are our top vegan beauty brands for black people.
Is it Safe to Become Vegan in Old Age?

Is it Safe to Become Vegan in Old Age?

Guest Blogger |08/07/2020
All your questions about going vegan in old-age answered!
Urgent Call for the Permanent Closure of Meat Processing Plants as Covid-19 Cases Soar

Urgent Call for the Permanent Closure of Meat Processing Plants as Covid-19 Cases Soar

Guest Blogger |26/06/2020
Recent months have seen meat processing plants around the world become dangerous hot spots for the spread of Covid-19. Major outbreaks of the disease at meatpacking factories and slaughterhouses in the US, UK, Australia, Canada and Europe have forced shutdowns due to safety concerns.
Covid-19 Stimulus – Backing Veganism Cheapest Way of Stopping Pandemics

Covid-19 Stimulus – Backing Veganism Cheapest Way of Stopping Pandemics

Juliet Gellatley |12/06/2020
THE 1957 Asian Flu crisis is the pandemic the world just doesn’t want to talk about. In February of that year, a new influenza virus emerged in Guizhou in southwest China. The novel virus – a combination of avian and human influenza strains – swept across the world frighteningly...
3 in 4 – Why We Must Go Vegan to Prevent Pandemic Crises

3 in 4 – Why We Must Go Vegan to Prevent Pandemic Crises

Juliet Gellatley |12/06/2020
WE’VE been here before. In the mid-19th Century German pathologist Rudolf Virchow was the first to discover infectious diseases can be transmitted between animals and humans - coining the term “zoonoses” in 1855...
Viva!'s Guide to Father's Day

Viva!'s Guide to Father's Day

Louisa Kendal |11/06/2020
With Father’s Day just a week away on Sunday 21 June, here our top tips for the ultimate vegan celebration...
Ban Live Exports: International Awareness Day

Ban Live Exports: International Awareness Day

Guest Blogger |11/06/2020
Every year millions of farmed animals worldwide are subjected to the horrors of live transport. Join us this Sunday 14 June in calling to #BanLiveExports.
More People Want To Go Vegan Because of Covid-19

More People Want To Go Vegan Because of Covid-19

Louisa Kendal |09/06/2020
A new report has found that covid-19 has made a vegan diet more appealing to people in the UK.
How to Be Vegan on a Budget

How to Be Vegan on a Budget

Guest Blogger |04/06/2020
Think veganism is expensive? Think again!
6 Amazing Black Vegan Activists To Support

6 Amazing Black Vegan Activists To Support

Louisa Kendal |03/06/2020
Here are 6 inspiring vegan activists that you should be following!
How to Make Amazing Vegan Protein-Packed Shakes

How to Make Amazing Vegan Protein-Packed Shakes

Guest Blogger |03/06/2020
As a vegan, one of the most straightforward ways to get more protein into your diet is by consuming a protein-packed shake.
Is Your Energy Supply Vegan?

Is Your Energy Supply Vegan?

Louisa Kendal |02/06/2020
Hidden animal by-products could be lurking in your energy supply, so how can you make sure it’s vegan?...
A Step in the Right Direction - Wuhan Bans Eating Wild Animals

A Step in the Right Direction - Wuhan Bans Eating Wild Animals

Louisa Kendal |22/05/2020
Wuhan announced that the eating of all wild animals is now prohibited, along with virtually all hunting, as they turn the city into a ‘wildlife sanctuary’...
Getting buzzed about bees!

Getting buzzed about bees!

Dani lawton |22/05/2020
Bees can make a comeback with our help! Learn why bees are in decline and what you can do to help.
Greyhound Stadium Closes Permanently

Greyhound Stadium Closes Permanently

Louisa Kendal |20/05/2020
The coronavirus crisis has been difficult for everyone, but there have been a few wins for animals during this time to help put a smile on our face.
6 Vegan Milks That Are Great For Fueling Runners

6 Vegan Milks That Are Great For Fueling Runners

Guest Blogger |18/05/2020
Which vegan milk has the most plant power?
Viva Victory: Plans for a New Intensive Pig Farm Rejected

Viva Victory: Plans for a New Intensive Pig Farm Rejected

Will Sorflaten |15/05/2020
A proposed unit for rearing and fattening almost 2,000 pigs has been rejected as a huge victory over animal agriculture.
Vegan baking secrets you NEED to know

Vegan baking secrets you NEED to know

Siobhan Dolan |15/05/2020
In recent weeks the UK has turned into a nation of enthusiastic bakers. If the supermarket shelves are anything to go by, it appears that us Brits cannot survive without flour, yeast and toilet roll. What a combination…...