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Welcome to the Viva! Vegan Podcast. Our monthly podcast is about all things vegan! We feature fascinating interviews with vegan celebrities and thought leaders. We provide expert advice about vegan health and give some fabulous tips and tricks about vegan cooking. Each episode, we debate some of the most pressing issues we face while offering some light relief with our vegan music section. So no matter where you are in your vegan journey, there'll be something for you in the Viva! Vegan Podc ...
 
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Welcome to the Vegan News Minisode, brought to you by leading vegan charity, Viva!. Presenters Helen and Faye bring you the latest plant-based lifestyle, food and animal campaigns news from around the globe. In this episode find out; how much the percentage of people eating plant-based in the UK has grown in the last ten years, the latest campaigns…
 
In this episode – Viva! founder and director, Juliet Gellatley chats with award-winning comedian, actor and activist, Russell Brand. Russell is passionate about climate change, animals and veganism, and shares his thoughts on these issues in a lively conversation with Juliet. The interview was recorded live at Vegan Camp Out 2021. Helen and Faye’s …
 
Welcome to the Vegan News Minisode, brought to you by leading vegan charity, Viva!. Presenters Helen and Faye bring you the latest plant-based lifestyle, food and animal campaigns news from around the globe. In this episode find out; how much Briton’s have cut their meat consumption in the last decade, news on the latest vegan products to hit the s…
 
In this episode – Viva! founder and director, Juliet Gellatley chats with naturalist and vegan, Chris Packham. Chris, who is best known and loved for his television work including the CBBC children's nature series The Really Wild Show, turned vegan in 2019. Recorded at Vegan Camp Out 2021, Chris discusses the climate crisis, species loss, factory f…
 
Welcome to the Vegan News Minisode, brought to you by leading vegan charity, Viva!. Presenters Helen and Faye bring you the latest plant-based lifestyle, food and animal campaigns news from around the globe. In this episode find out; which region in the UK is most vegan, where you can catch Viva! at their Big Three campaign University tour, why Spu…
 
Episode 59: Joey Carbstrong: Animal Rights Activist In this episode – we talk animal rights activist and former gang member, . Joey went vegan in 2013 after turning his life around to help animals, and now has more than 165k followers on Instagram alone. Recorded at Vegan Camp Out 2021, Joey is interviewed by Head of Investigations, Lex Rigby, abou…
 
Welcome to the new Vegan News Minisode, brought to you by leading vegan charity, Viva!. Presenters Helen and Faye bring you the latest plant-based lifestyle, food and animal campaigns news from around the globe. This episode includes; Viva!’s new high-profile investigation into chicken farms supplying major outlets including Sainsburys, Tesco, Lidl…
 
In this episode – we talk Seitan – yes Seitan, not Satan, with the inspirational Rebecca McGuinness and Patrick O'Shea from , the vegan restaurant brand which has taken London by storm. Setting the standard for incredible vegan fast food in London, the couple, who moved to London from Melbourne, Australia, started off selling their vegan fried ‘chi…
 
Welcome to the new Vegan News Minisode, brought to you by leading vegan charity, Presenters Helen and Faye bring you the latest plant-based lifestyle, food and animal campaigns news from around the globe. This episode includes; Viva! speaking out against celeb chef Tom Kerridge’s Bad Vegan restaurant, Argentina becoming the first country to ban sal…
 
In this episode – we talk to Kate Strong, the vegan athlete who has secured three Guinness World Records recently in a gruelling challenge on a static bike. Kate, who is also a champion triathlete, now holds the record for completing the furthest distance on a static bike over 24 hours. She began the challenge at 3pm on May 26 in Bristol, UK. In or…
 
Welcome to the new Vegan News Minisode, brought to you by leading vegan charity, Viva!. Presenters Helen and Faye bring you the latest plant-based lifestyle, food and animal campaigns news from around the globe. This episode includes; the new study confirming that vegans are less likely to suffer moderate and severe forms of Covid 19, the first hum…
 
In this episode – we talk to the inspirational Thibault Courtoisier, professional pastry chef and winner of Bake Off, The Professionals, 2020. After wowing the judges with his delicate and exquisitely produced patisserie items during the famous TV baking competition, Thibault broke free of his tradition – going vegan and launching a new plant based…
 
Welcome to the new Vegan News Minisode, brought to you by leading vegan charity, Presenters Helen and Faye bring you the latest plant-based lifestyle, food and animal campaigns news from around the globe. This episode includes; the launch of the world’s first lab grown chicken being sold in takeaway dishes in Singapore, Boris Johnson set to answer …
 
In this new episode format – we talk to Sean O’Callaghan aka the Fat Gay Vegan, who is one of the world’s most famous and established vegan bloggers. Sean is well known and loved as an event planner, author and general lover of vegan food and drink, with over 67k followers on Instagram. He is based in the UK and Mexico and has been the face of the …
 
With Helen Wilson and Faye Lewis Episode 1: April, 2021 Welcome to the new Vegan News Minisode, brought to you by leading vegan charity, Viva!. Presenters Helen and Faye bring you the latest plant-based lifestyle, food and animal campaigns news from around the globe. This episode includes; a new mushroom leather alternative from Stella McCartney, p…
 
In this pilot new episode format – we talk to Hannah Carter, founder of aquafaba company, OGGS, who was named as Start-Up Entrepreneur of the Year at the Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2020. Hannah is on a mission to replace the hidden animal products in our food chain; the ones we don’t even realise are there, the egg white in bread and the poo…
 
March’s podcast from Viva! – How well do you know your history of veganism? Did you know that ethical veganism is a protected philosophical belief in the UK? Well, we chat to the man that made it happen , who gives us the lowdown on his new book, Ethical Veganism: A Personal and Political Journey to Change the World. In this episode, we also delve …
 
February’s podcast from Viva! – An inspirational story on going vegan, top vegan aphrodisiacs for Valentine’s Day, and all the latest vegan news and music. FIND OUT MORE Going Vegan? Get inspired by our conversation with author and vegan educator, , as we find out how his book And Suddenly, Everything Changed, is helping change hearts and minds We …
 
This Viva! Vegan Podcast Music Special, hosted by Gavin Chappell-Bates, brings you over an hour of the best music from vegan musicians and bands. It features songs and interviews from the likes of Emi V, Mobius Loop, Luke James Williams, Peace On Your Plate, Tally Spear, and many more. You’ll also hear an exclusive interview with Jordan Martin abou…
 
January 2021’s podcast features all the news and updates from Viva! – including this month, our exclusive , vegan fashion with US label and music from Scottish band, . Find out more Making waves with Lex Rigby, Head of Investigations, with our . Why is it so challenging for people to care about fish? Fascinating insights into the fashion industry w…
 
December’s podcast features all the news and updates from Viva! – join us for a Christmas special; talking turkeys undercover with Lex Rigby, Viva! Head of Investigations, plus tons of festive food and cookery ideas, products reviews and inspiration from our experts! FIND OUT MORE - Campaigns news: Our new Scottish Salmon Farming investigation goes…
 
November’s podcast features all the news and updates from Viva! – celebrating World Vegan Month, the End Factory Farming Before It Ends Us campaign launch, an exclusive interview with veteran undercover investigator, Gem De Silva and music from BBC Radio 6 Music star, Luke James-Williams. FIND OUT MORE - Our new campaign launch End Factory Farming …
 
October’s podcast features all the news and updates from Viva! – this month hear Viva! Founder & Director, Juliet Gellatley interviewed live from Dean Farm Animal Sanctuary in South Wales. Hosted by Helen Wilson. FIND OUT MORE - News of a Flat House Farm Day of Action in Leicestershire - Find out about the International Vegan Film Festival online t…
 
September’s podcast features all the news and updates from Viva! – including a special focus on the latest undercover investigation into Flat House Farm in Leicestershire, with an interview with campaigns manager, Lex Rigby. FIND OUT MORE - Awards news and reviews of Viva!’s documentary, HOGWOOD: a modern horror story - Find out how to sample eight…
 
August’s podcast features all the news and updates from Viva! – including our celebrity-backed open letter to Boris Johnson as part of the , an interview with American social media-influencer as well as top vegan authors and musicians! FIND OUT MORE - Help Viva! End Factory Farming by to Boris Johnson, featured in our news section, plus updates on …
 
July's podcast also features all the latest news and updates from Viva!, including the launch of our gripping documentary , and a catch up with Jerome Flynn — Viva! patron and presenter of HOGWOOD. FIND OUT MORE - It's finally here! The launch of HOGWOOD: a modern horror story on , and . Plus wise words from Jerome Flynn, presenter and Viva! patron…
 
June’s podcast features all the news and updates from Viva! – including news from charity founder and director, Juliet Gellatley, on the new campaign, 3 in 4 and an exclusive interview with Game of Thrones actor and Viva! patron, Jerome Flynn. FIND OUT MORE - All you need to know about continuing to helping animals and promote veganism during lockd…
 
May’s podcast features all the news and updates from Viva! – including the launch of the latest campaign, 3 in 4 with founder & director, Juliet Gellatley, following the Coronavirus pandemic. We also discuss how to get involved with . FIND OUT MORE Campaigns and exclusive online news from the campaigns and social media teams Juliet discusses factor…
 
April’s podcast opens with a special introduction from Founder and Director, Juliet Gellatley, as we find ourselves in this most unprecedented time of lockdown, due to the . Juliet is joined by Viva!’s Associate Director, Tony Wardle, in a detailed conversation about how the virus started, its connections to factory farming, the role of veganism an…
 
March’s podcast celebrates the up and coming release of new ground-breaking documentary – HOGWOOD: a modern horror story. Last summer, Tesco dropped Hogwood pig farm as a supplier following an intense campaign and repeated investigations into horrific conditions there by Viva! investigators. Viva!’s Editor and Associate Director, Tony Wardle, chats…
 
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A belated Happy New Year and a wonderful Veganuary to you all! In this episode, we take a look at how far the vegan movement has progressed, as Laura and Tayana interview the creators of a new feature length film, Vegan 2019. We give our top tips for trying (and staying!) vegan, and feature some laugh-out-loud conversations from our vegan comedy ni…
 
January 2021’s podcast features all the news and updates from Viva! – including this month, our exclusive , vegan fashion with US label and music from Scottish band, . Find out more Making waves with Lex Rigby, Head of Investigations, with our . Why is it so challenging for people to care about fish? Fascinating insights into the fashion industry w…
 
We wish you a compassionate Christmas! In this extra special episode, we have a worldwide exclusive! Introducing the fantastic, positively vegan Christmas song . Produced by Gavin Chappell-Bates and Giles Bryant, Peace on Your Plate could become the first ever vegan Christmas No.1 – with your support! Hit 'play', listen to the song and learn how to…
 
It's World Vegan Day! This episode marks two years since the Viva! Vegan Podcast launched, how time flies! Join us in celebrating World Vegan Day with our #GoVegan24 campaign. We're joined by a whole host of celebrities, including Fearne Cotton and James May, in asking people to Go Vegan for 24 hours. Our huge environment campaign has made national…
 
has launched! In this episode, find out about our new environment campaign including our on World Vegan Day, Friday 1 November. We also look back at Juliet's and young environmentalist, talks at Vegan Campout, and look forward to our which celebrates Viva!'s 25th birthday on Saturday 26 October. Gavin Chappell-Bates catches up with Mike Mckinnon, f…
 
Wow! This must be our most exciting podcast to date… Tesco has dropped Hogwood Farm! After three investigations, Red Tractor and Tesco have finally taken a stand against the appalling conditions at Hogwood and have dropped them as a supplier. This month we celebrate our campaign victory, look back over the previous three investigations and discuss …
 
August’s podcast features a magical interview with Harry Potter star hosted by Juliet. We follow the Viva! Campaigns team to the at the London Eye where they protested the systematic abuse in the global dairy industry. Viva! staff debate whether plastic-free living should be central to veganism, and our new health campaigner busts vegan health myth…
 
In this episode, we take you along on the Bristol Animal Right March, featuring a speech from Juliet Gellatley. We interview Carl Donnelly — vegan comic and headliner for our . Kris catches up with our campaigns team on the success of our and the Viva! team discuss the recent KFC Imposter Burger and its effectiveness in saving animals. LINKS AND MO…
 
In this jam-packed episode hosted by Kris Townsend, Juliet and Tony interview — environmental and political columnist, author and campaigner. We catch up with the brilliant team who completed their momentous marathon challenge! We feature the first of our interviews from our Magical Viva! Vegan Festival, , from Dirty Sanchez to Dirty Vegan. LINKS A…
 
It's ! Kris catches up with our campaigns manager, Lex Rigby, to discuss our spectacular month of dairy-free action. We're of four UK cities to hand-out free vegan cheese and chocolate, kindly supplied by and . We revisit our interview with Jerome Flynn, Game of Thrones actor, just in time for our new Everyone’s Going Dairy-Free magazine launch. We…
 
In this episode, Kris interviews the producer and director of the new vegan documentary, the End of Meat. We catch up with Juliet about the exciting new move for our rescued pig, Hope, and her babies. Relatedly, Veronika also interviews vegan marathon runner Fiona Oakes, who is the proud founder of Towerhill Stables Animal Sanctuary - the new forev…
 
This month features an extended interview about cultured meat, which has the potential to save billions of animals from factory farming and slaughter each year. Our founder and director Juliet Gellatley was invited to see the labs at Mosa Meats, the first company to create a slaughter-free hamburger in 2013. We also speak to vegan bodybuilder Hench…
 
In this episode, Kris reflects on the last twelve months and . We also caught up with of Bravura Foods, and Juliet chats with one of the co-founders of the . We and highlight some of our recent radio interviews. Get stuck into another jam-packed Viva! Podcast. In this episode: What a was for Viva! And there's more to come! A summary of the latest v…
 
Happy New Year! This Veganuary we’ve interviewed Ecotricity’s Paul Sands about vegan energy-supply and discussed the fantastic work taking place at Forest Green Rovers. We also caught up with world champion pole athlete Terri Fierce, Mercury Rising lead guitarist Rob Raymond, and Juliet talks animal welfare policy with animal welfare-focused MP Hen…
 
Plenty to enjoy and celebrate in this year-end episode, especially with our deliciously vegan Speaking of guides, podcast host Kris Townsend is joined by voices from across the Viva! team to talk vegan food for non-vegans, 3 (Christmas) cheers for awesome festive recipes, Anonymous for the Voiceless, and music from Melody Causton. There's also a Sc…
 
This World Vegan Day, podcast host Kris Townsend has an exclusive interview with vegan reggae star Macka-B, more news on our UK awareness-raising campaigns as we launch motorway-side billboards and YouTube adverts, and Sophie Delarny, our Festivals & Events Manager, goes deep with "Sexual Politics of Meat" author and feminist-vegan activist Carol A…
 
Kris sits down with VIVA! founder Juliet to talk TRASH, hear about a new animal rescue initiative, and thank the amazing supporters that make VIVA! the successful force for change as it is. We hear music artist Moby's TedX Talk on why he became a vegan, discover the vegan grime of JME and share news on how you can join VIVA!'s online and media team…
 
More exclusive vegan-world news from Kris and our team as we report back on our national ice cream tour, our success in getting kangaroo meat off the shelves at a national chain, and our 2nd Day of Action protests against Tesco sparked by the horrific conditions of Hogwood 'horror' farm which supplies the supermarket. In this episode: Viva Festival…
 
The UK continues to bake in the unusually hot Summer weather we're getting - but Kris manages to hold off on using the aircon until just before the end of this episode. He brings more updates on the VivaLicious Vegan Ice-cream van tour, speaks to one of his favourite vegan food bloggers, and shares an exclusive interview with Viva founder Juliet Ge…
 
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