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Thank you for completing the Summer Vegan Pledge!

Thank you for completing the Summer Vegan Pledge! Congratulations on completing the Summer Vegan Pledge. I hope that the month was useful and inspired you to continue with your plant-based diet. Either way, I am so glad you joined us. This was one of the most...

Vegan egg replacements

Vegan egg replacements Replacing eggs in baking and cooking is very simple. Whether you are baking a cake or fancy some ‘egg’ fried rice, there is a plant-based alternative available. Egg production is cruel. Let’s briefly explain why: Male chicks are useless to the...

Vegan fairs

Vegan Fairs When you first go vegan, you will be wanting to try as many new foods as possible – and meet more vegans. Vegan fairs and festivals are the perfect place for this. In recent times, the number of vegan events has soared, with hundreds happening every year...

The Vegan Boozer

The Vegan Boozer By Fiona Pereira - Campaign Manager, Animal Aid One of the greatest sources of disappointment for me when I went vegan was not that I had to give up cheese, but that a lot of alcoholic drinks were not vegan. This is because a long time ago, someone...

Beyond vegan eating

Beyond vegan eating Adopting a plant-based diet is one of the best things you can do to help animals, but there are other aspects of veganism that you may also wish to consider. Clothing You will most likely be well acquainted with the cruelty involved in the...

Being vegan in Costa Coffee

Being vegan in Costa Coffee Costa Coffee has a number of vegan options, making vegan on the go that little bit easier.     Drinks > Soya milk, almond milk, coconut milk > Hot chocolate (with a plant-milk) > Sugar syrups (including the sugar-free varieties)...

Our visit to The Retreat Animal Sanctuary

Our visit to The Retreat Animal Sanctuary As part of the Summer Vegan Pledge, we invite participants to join us for a trip to The Retreat Animal Sanctuary to see all of the rescued animals who live there. The majority of the animals at The Retreat have been rescued...

Being vegan in Wetherspoons

Being vegan in Wetherspoons With one on almost every single high street, Wetherspoons has a dedicated vegan menu which makes eating out as a vegan so much easier and convenient. Breakfast Vegan breakfast Smashed avocado English muffin Toast and preserves Please ask...

Dealing with unsupportive family and friends

Dealing with unsupportive family and friends By Jordan Collins, Supporter Engagement Officer - Animal Aid Once your friends and family hear about the decision you’ve made to try veganism, they will have questions. It’s only natural, especially if they don’t know...

Being vegan in Subway

Being vegan in Subway Until recently, the only vegan item on the Subway menu was a bread roll filled with salad, but they have now stepped up their vegan game!   Breads > Italian > Hearty Italian Vegan fillings > Vegan patty > And of course, all of the salad! >...

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