• Please don't forget that veganism hasn't always been a white, middle class thing

    6 monthes ago - By Metro

    In the past 10 years, the number of vegans in the UK has increased by an overwhelming 360%, with some 542,000 people aged over 15 following a solely plant-based diet.
    Veganism is such a force for good that it's nigh-on impossible to knock it.
    But you could be forgiven for thinking that it's a relatively new internet-born ‘trend'.
    After all, wellness Instagram is awash with vegan bloggers and influencers offering new ultra-millennial recipes, ways of getting protein and vegan clothing stash.
    Most of them, however, are white. And it'd be a safe bet to reckon that they're pretty comfortably...
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  • Battle for the vegan pound: Supermarkets are fighting to launch vegan ranges - but are they any good?

    Battle for the vegan pound: Supermarkets are fighting to launch vegan ranges - but are they any good?

    6 monthes ago - By Metro

    UK supermarkets are making being vegan easier than ever
    Last year, I rightly predicted that 2017 would be the year of the vegan .
    It sure was with the opening of places like Temple Of Seitan, the all vegan Livin' On The Veg KERB events and more chains creating vegan menus.
    Well 2018 is taking it up a notch, with UK supermarkets clamouring to cash in on the vegan pound.
    Tesco has launched a vegan range called Wicked Kitchen, developed by chefs and brothers Derek and Chad Sarno of Wicked Healthy.
    Their vibe is veg centric - leading with the natural flavours you... Read the full story
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