Vegan Features

10 October 2020

October: My top vegan and cruelty free finds by Victoria Featherstone Pearce

Every month vegan writer Victoria Featherstone Pearce shares her top vegan and sustainable finds. All tried and tested by Victoria. It’s always great to find new vegan and sustainable brands ...
9 October 2020

Top tips for lockdown hair from The Vegan Hairdresser

15 years ago, Andrea Harvey, The Vegan Hairdresser, made a decision that would change the direction of her life and career forever. After finishing her training, Andrea went on a ...
4 October 2020

10 Reasons why Halloween is the best holiday for vegans

Christmas comes with turkey, Easter edibles contain milk chocolate- but Halloween is perfect for the plant based people. Want to know why? Read on... EVERYONE carves vegetables and not animals- ...
24 September 2020

How going plant based inspired me to set up my own vegan business

VEGAN Happy Clothing came about as when we went vegan, we just couldn’t find the sort of clothes we wanted to wear that could subtly announce our amazing new vegan ...
1 September 2020

How veganism can improve health and wellbeing

By Siobhan Dolan, Viva! PR Manager Recent years have seen record numbers of people switching to a plant-based diet and already in 2020 over 380,000 people have pledged to go ...
6 April 2020

Female First's top vegan breads

-  Fear not, most bread is vegan, however if you are unsure if your favourite band is or not- check below. If it isn't- there are plenty of alternatives to ...
1 April 2020

Seven tips for vegans during lockdown

It’s tough for everyone right now but for those who are healthy, lockdown brings an opportunity to try something new, to reconnect with what matters and to explore new ideas. ...
22 March 2020

Vegan-ize your BBQ!

Just because you're vegan doesn't mean you have to miss out at BBQ time. Here we have rounded up the top vegan BBQ foods on the market right now so ...
20 March 2020

Lisa Roukin's top tips for using coconut flour in the kitchen

Coconut flour is a gluten grain free flour which is very nutritious and high in fibre, a great source of protein, low GI and is relatively low in carbohydrates when ...
19 March 2020

10 Poultry vegan alternatives to celebrate National Poultry Day

If you miss the taste and texture of chicken, duck or turkey here are a few cruelty free and vegan options that will satisfy your taste buds on National Poultry ...
10 March 2020

How I cracked the vegan food industry by giving people what they really want- a vegan creme egg!

At 72, I never thought that I would find myself at the centre of a revolution in the vegan food industry, yet here I am! Our Mummy Meagz Chuckie Eggs ...
9 February 2020

Female First's top vegan Valentine's Day gifts

-  Smith & Sinclair, kinky creators of cocktail confectionery, have applied their signature adult twist to a childhood favourite and invented The Double Dipper plus reimagined its original grown-up Alcoholic Cocktail ...
4 February 2020

Five reasons to drink hemp milk

Vegans have been drinking it for years, but only recently have others started to catch on to the miraculous power of this little wonder seed. Making a small change and ...

4 February 2020

10 Reasons to include hemp as part of a vegan diet

Upon the release of the new range of natural plant protein hemp blends from Linwoods- here we have the benefits of eating hemp as part of a vegan diet.  ...
3 February 2020

Seven vegan date ideas for Valentine’s Day

Whether your partner is vegan or you’re a vegan couple- Valentine’s Day can be tricky as it’s often all about dairy loaded desserts and romantic horse and carriage rides. Here ...
27 January 2020

Seven reasons to go to a vegan camping festival

The ultimate vegan camping experience is happening in June 2020 – VFest UK. This brand new event features exciting headline acts, challenging outdoor activities, family entertainment, fun shows, international speakers, ...
14 January 2020

Five reasons why veggies don’t need a lot of dressing up to be delicious

Written by Jenny Robertson (Brand Manager) from Gosh!  Fruits, vegetables, beans and pulses are some of healthiest natural food sources on the planet. From growing in the ground to hanging on ...
6 January 2020

12 Reasons to include baked beans as part of a vegan diet

Vegans who are also fans of beans on toast everywhere can rejoice as Heinz Baked Beans in tomato sauce are listed by PETA Australia as one of their accidently vegan foods. We look ...
26 December 2019

Vegan hangover cures

We’ve all been there – had one too many vino’s the night before and feeling the after-effects like a ton of bricks. Luckily, I’ve got some tried and tested cures ...
17 December 2019

Why is maple syrup the natural choice for vegans?

With so many sugar alternatives available on the market, finding the best vegan sweetener isn't an easy task - so what does maple syrup bring to the table? Firstly, it's ...
11 December 2019

Seven reasons to go vegan with your first aid

Each year, Veganuary becomes more popular, with an increasing number of people embracing a vegan diet. Whether you’re wanting to reduce your impact on the world or are simply looking ...
10 December 2019

Will 'Peace on Your Plate' by the vegan Christmas number 1 this year?

The song is being released this Christmas with the aim of spreading a message of peace and positivity, whilst raising money for animal / vegan charities.  This will be available ...
9 December 2019

10 Tips for a healthier New Year by Victoria Featherstone Pearce

Victoria Featherstone Pearce is an award winning model, an actress, a TV and radio host as well as an animal activist and charity founder. She has appeared in numerous TV commercials, for ...
4 December 2019

How to have a very merry vegan Christmas

One of the best parts of Christmas is planning what to eat. But if you have vegetarians or vegans coming to stay, or even if you're just looking for an ...