Interview With Vegan Leather Company Forester Products

After a very successful launch just two weeks ago, the co-founders of Irish vegan accessories company, Forester Products, are on a high. Their PETA-approved first collection is a collision of ethics and style, marrying sustainable materials like cork with practicality. We…

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New Vegan Restaurant Opens In Limerick

A new vegan restaurant and coffee shop called The Underdog has opened in Co. Limerick. It's located in the heart of the city on Thomas Street and it's been pegged as "a plant-based space to sit, eat and heal". Everything…

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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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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…