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Vegan Business In Sligo Wins Best Free From Café In Ireland

Vegan business, the Sweet Beat Café, has won Best Free From in Connaught and Ireland at the Irish Restaurant Awards this week. The café provides plant-based, vegan-friendly food including fresh super salads, cold pressed juices, probiotic drinks and living, nourishing…

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Ireland Tenth On List Of Best Places To Be Vegetarian In Europe

Ireland has been announced as tenth in a study of the top places to be vegetarian in Europe. Conducted by comparison site The Eco Experts, the study looked into how easy it is to be a herbivore in twenty six European…

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PETA Wants To Commemorate Dead Chickens In Co. Waterford

PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) has asked Waterford Mayor Cllr. Pat Nugent's permission to erect a memorial tombstone to commemorate chickens killed in a lorry accident. The accident occurred on April 17th in West Waterford. According to Irish…

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Irish Café Owner Credits Veganism For Leukaemia Recovery

The owner of Earth Café, Cork's new vegan eatery, has said that her plant-based diet is the reason for her full recovery from leukaemia. Carmel O'Sullivan opened the café a few months ago with the goal of making tasty vegan…

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Irish American Actress Says Veganism Is Her Truth

Irish American actress, Kate Mara, has recently said that veganism is one of her five personal truths. In an interview with Shape, Mara talked about animal rights and how important veganism is to her. Mara has been a vegan for…

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Vegan Takeout In Ireland On The Rise, Says Just Eat

Vegan takeout orders are on the rise in Ireland. According to Just Eat, Irish consumers are ordering more plant-based food in 2018 than ever before. The company has revealed that orders for vegetarian food have risen by 25%, and that…

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Plant-Based Range Helps Tesco Profits Soar

Tesco's profits have soared recently thanks to the success of its plant-based line, Wicked Kitchen. The line - which was launched in over 70 Irish stores nationwide - includes approximately 20 vegan-friendly options, including sandwiches and pizza. Products sold out…

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Irish Vegan TV Star Labelled “A Snowflake”

Former Xpose star, Aisling O'Loughlin' was recently labelled a "snowflake" after stating she has decided to go vegan. The remark was made by Anna Marie McHugh, the general secretary of the World Ploughing Organisation, on RTE's Cutting Edge programme on…

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Vegan Protein Better For Heart Health Than Meat, Says Study

A new study published in the International Journal of Epidemiology has found that vegan protein is far healthier than meat for heart health. According to the five year study, people who consumed significant amounts of meat experienced an increased risk…