PRESS RELEASES AND BLOGS
All our press releases / blogs are now published on the Vegfest Express global vegan news website
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Below's a selection of our previous press releases and blogs
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Feb 13th - Robin S, Danny Rampling, Rozalla and Dub Pistols headline 15th annual vegan festival on Bristol Harbourside - http://bit.ly/BRIS2017-Lineup
Feb 10th - Update on VegfestUK Bristol May 20th 21st 2017 - including Price Increase for tickets - http://bit.ly/BRIS2017-updates-Feb2017
Sept 27th - VegfestUK Bristol 2017 website now live for bookings! -
June 23rd - VegfestUK Bristol 2016 VISITOR SURVEY RESULTS
May 31st - Presenter Anneka Svenska reviews VegfestUK Bristol 2016
May 30th - Christopher-Sebastian McJetters - Allies in Arms: The danger of wearing veganism as an identity FULL TALK
May 29th - Dr. Roger Yates - Why Vegans should promote Veganism FULL TALK
May 29th - Dr. Roger Yates - Setting up and Running a Vegan Gazebo Info Point FULL TALK
May 27th - Dr. Roger Yates - An Introduction to the Controversial idea of Animal Rights - FULL TALK
May 27th - Dr. Roger Yates - Pro-Intersectional Veganism and What this means to grassroots vegan activists - FULL TALK
May 27th - Christopher-Sebastian McJetters - Veganism is easy...except for when it isn't
May 27th - Tim Barford - Importance of Rights in a Social Justice Movement
May 23rd - VegfestUK Bristol 2016 attracted 13,000 people despite rainfall
May 18th - Joyous interview with Tim Barford of VegfestUK on Ujima Radio
May 18th - Tim Barford of VegfestUK on One Love Breakfast show on BCFM
May 18th - Tim Barford from VegfestUK on BBC Radio Scotland
May 18th - 1-TO-1 FLYERING / FLYPOSTERING HELP for VegfestUK Bristol welcome!
May 17th - 12 Frightening Facts about Dairy
May 17th - Nishma Shah of Shambhu's - featuring at VegfestUK events since the first shows
May 17th - BAOBABILISCIOUS!
May 16th - BBC Merseyside & Ujima Radio presenters to go vegan with Tim Barford from VegfestUK
May 16th - Tim Barford of VegfestUK on BBC Radio Merseyside
May 15th - Tim Barford of VegfestUK on The Good Food Show on Ujima Radio
May 15th - Everyone has a part to play
May 14th - The Sun's out - you got the Yaoh?
May 13th - A festival musician's quest for vegan cheese
May 13th - Importance of the Health Aspects of Veganism
May 12th - The Vegfest Express - your quintessential FREE online vegan magazine
May 12th - A Vegan Cook's VegFest Prep - A Behind-The-Scenes Sneek peek
May 12th - Pro-Intersectional Veganism and What it Means to Grassroots Vegan Activists
May 12th - Vegan Chef Day - Vegan Cooking as Animal Activism
May 11th - Dr. Roger Yates - Why Vegans Should Promote Veganism
May 11th - Dr. Roger Yates - Setting up and Running a Gazebo Information Point
May 11th - HELP WITH 1-TO-1 FLYERING NEEDED FOR VEGFESTUK BRISTOL
May 11th - Big VegfestUK Bristol billboard posters appearing in parts of Bristol
May 8th - Dr. Roger Yates - An Introduction to the Controversial Idea of Animal Rights
May 5th - Tim Barford on BBC Radio Bristol with Claire Cavanagh
May 4th - Bristol’s Big Green Week Founder Goes Vegan With VegfestUK for 2 Weeks….. How Did It All Go?
May 4th - Bus rears in Bristol plastered with educational poster for veganism as a justice for all philosophy
Apr 28th - Guitar-playing pig gets everyone talking about animal rights with latest poster campaign
Apr 28th - VEGAN – because cow's milk is for baby calves, not for us
Apr 28th - VEGAN – because pigs are persons, not bacon rashers, nor pork chops
Apr 28th - VEGAN – because male chicks don't want to be minced alive for our breakfast
Apr 28th - VEGAN – plenty more fish in the sea? Not at this rate...
Apr 28th - Radio interview with Tim Barford of VegfestUK on BBC Radio Jersey
Apr 26th - BUY ONE GET ONE HALF PRICE ticket offers for VegfestUK Bristol ending Apr 30th
Apr 22nd - YOGA sessions on both days at VegfestUK Bristol 2016
Apr 22nd - Additional Buskers Stage at VegfestUK Bristol to lift a massive crowd
Apr 22nd - EVENT PROGRAMME for VegfestUK Bristol 2016 available to view online
Apr 19th - Adults would do well to follow simple rules taught to kids by a Pirate Children's entertainer
Apr 18th - Be inspired by vegan culinary magic at VegfestUK Bristol
Apr 16th - "COMPASSION" - VegfestUK Brighton 2016 Film
Apr 16th - POLL: Which form of activism should we be focusing on the most?
Apr 15th - POLL RESULTS: What's your favourite food to eat at Vegfest?
Apr 15th - Stalls at VegfestUK Bristol 2016 SOLD OUT over a month before the event!
Apr 13th - Veganism Doubles again since April 2015
Apr 7th - Marshall Jefferson headlines house party alongside Alison Limerick, Adamski & Criss Cross at VegfestUK
Apr 7th - VegfestUK Bristol tickets on BUY ONE GET ONE HALF PRICE till end of April
Apr 5th - Stereo MC's live on Sunday May 22nd at VegfestUK Bristol 2016
Apr 3rd - Thrilling family entertainment to bring smileys galore at VegfestUK Bristol - kids under 16 free
Apr 2nd - Local festival entertainers needed for VegfestUK Bristol 2016
Apr 2nd - Join Captain James Tea Cook for Kids Cookery Classes at VegfestUK Bristol - KIDS UNDER 16 FREE
Apr 1st - POLL: What's your favourite food to eat at Vegfest?
Mar 31st - Essential Trading Co-operative's amazing fairtrade organic vegan products
Mar 30th - Vegan Business Talk 013: Interview with Tim Barford of Yaoh and VegFestUK
Mar 27th - Tim Barford reviews 'Vegan Ventures' by Katrina Fox
Mar 24th - How to Make the Most of being a VegfestUK stallholder
Mar 23rd - The Phoenix Rose to launch new album 'Destination' 2 weeks before performing live at VegfestUK Bristol
Mar 22nd - VegfestUK celebrates multicultural influence at huge Bristol event on May 21st 22nd
Mar 16th - Teen Zone - hangout area for young vegans - is back at VegfestUK Bristol!
Mar 14th - Sumptuous vegan cuisine and cookery demos await at VegfestUK Bristol
Mar 11th - Pig Freud looking for collectors to join him at VegfestUK Bristol
Mar 9th - POLL RESULTS: What's the best form of vegan activism?
Mar 9th - Please vote for BRISTOL VEGFEST in The Regional Awards, thanks!
Mar 8th - Pig Freud launches his new “Vegan - Justice for All” billboard campaign at Bristol Rovers FC vs AFC Wimbledon match
Mar 7th - Help with flyer and poster distribution for VegfestUK Bristol needed!
Mar 2nd - Pig Freud sponsoring Bristol Rovers vs Wimbledon on March 8th
Feb 25th - VegfestUK Bristol 2016: house party and reggae sunsplash lineups announced - TICKETS NOW ON SALE
Feb 22nd - Robbie Hazeley – original UK vegan Bodybuilder
Feb 11th - POLL RESULTS on vegan poster for VegfestUK Brighton
Feb 10th - The Phoenix Rose to perform live at both VegfestUK Brighton and Bristol 2016
Feb 2nd - "Vegan - Justice for All" campaign hits the streets of Bristol as VegfestUK launches new billboard campaign
Jan 29th - The Vegfest Express - January 2016 bulletin
Jan 25th - COMPILATION of videos from VegfestUK London 2015
Jan 21st - COMPILATION of talks recorded from Vegfest Scotland 2015
Jan 17th - POLL: Poster for vegan billboard campaign in Brighton
Jan 17th - Tim Barford from VegfestUK reviews ‘Animal Rights: The Abolitionist Approach’
Jan 17th - Vegfest Scotland 2015 VISITOR SURVEY RESULTS
Jan 16th - BRAND-NEW VegfestUK 2016 flyer with a clear "Justice for All" message
Jan 15th - Tim Barford from VegfestUK advocates for justice for all animals on BBC Radio Bristol
Jan 15th - VegfestUK organisers: IT'S TIME FOR JUSTICE
Advance tickets for VegfestUK London now on sale!
VegfestUK Awards: Categories, Nominees, Voting
Website for VegfestUK Brighton 2016 now live for bookings!
The Species Barrier radio host Marcus Dredge joins People's Vegan Activists Summit at London
Polish Animal Rights Activist Dobrusia Gogloza joins VegfestUK London People's Vegan Activists Summit
Vegan Business Media founder Katrina Fox to speak & launch new book at VegfestUK London
Shambhu's founder & head chef Nishma Shah to demonstrate vegan culinary treats at Vegfest London & Scotland
Animal Liberation Front founder Ronnie Lee joins VegfestUK London People's Vegan Activists Summit
Main Street Vegan author Victoria Moran joins VegfestUK London for the 2nd year running
Duet of New Vegan Events in Scotland fuelling growth of vegan market further
Pig Floyd performs outside Grillstock Festival in Bristol in a peaceful vegan rock n roll protest
VegfestUK - price rises for Brighton and Bristol 2016
20-20 - a Normal Vegan Vision
Tim Barford - some changes at VegfestUK
Say hi to gifted cartoonist Vegan Sidekick at VegfestUK London
Kiss Farewell to Dairy with Koko Dairy Free at Vegfest London & Scotland
Tim Barford, manager of VegfestUK, elected as trustee of the Vegan Society
The Abolitionists Approach 16 page flyer is out now!
The Big Debate on "Single Issue Campaigns – Taking the Animal Rights Movement Forwards – or Backwards?"
Vegfest Vegan Activists Summits welcome Dr. Melanie Joy, author of "Why we Love Dogs, Eat Pigs and Wear Cows"
VEGFEST STALLS UPDATE: Over 140 stalls booked at London, half the floor plan sold at Scotland
VegfesUK welcomes Tobias Leenaert to our first People’s Vegan Activists Summit in London October 11th 2015
Europe's prime vegan festival VegfestUK back at Brighton Centre on February 27th 28th 2016
Mature Zones for Seniors at Vegfest London & Scotland
VegfestUK welcomes Professor Gary L Francione to London in October for the inaugural Peoples Vegan Activist Summit
Vegan Cartoon Superhero Wonderpig to promote vegan education outside Grillstock
Over 700 people going vegan with another 2,400 moving towards veganism after VegfestUK Bristol 2015
Tim Barford: Why the "Close Down the Slaughterhouses" demos are a good thing
Smile and Say Sheese with Bute Island at Vegfest Scotland
VegfestUK founder Tim Barford to speak at the Close Down The Slaughterhouses Demo Piccadilly Circus London June 13th
Glasgow-based GreenCity Wholefoods sponsors Vegfest Scotland
Vegfest Scotland welcomes applications for stalls and speaking/performing slots
Summary of Vegan Activists Workshops at VegfestUK Bristol 2015 - setting the tone for VegfestUK vegan education
Wonderpig took centre stage at VegfestUK Bristol 2015
Glorious conclusion for VegfestUK Bristol with 14,000 visitors over Bank Holiday Weekend May 23rd 24th
Bargain of the century at VegfestUK Bristol this Bank Holiday Weekend
VegfestUK gives you the ABC's of Fun and Easy Vegan Lifestyles for Families ahead of huge Bristol event
The Little Green Angel at Brighton VegFestUK 2015
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED at VegfestUK Bristol May 23rd 24th @ Amphitheatre
Premier League Footballer Sergio Aguero joins the veggie athlete club
Vegan Culinary Delights galore at Cookery Demonstrations at VegfestUK Bristol
Welcome to the world of Tim Barford – organiser of Europe's largest vegan events and one of the UK's prime movers in the vegan circles
Vegfest Scotland 2015 now open for stall bookings!
Learn about Effective Vegan Activism at VegfestUK Bristol
Groundbreaking DJ’s to headline VegfestUK Bristol this year - Alfredo and LTJ Bukem in The Amphitheatre May 23rd 24th
VegfestUK founder Tim Barford in today's Herald Scotland, speaking up for the rights of animals
Australian Snooker player Neil Robertson is the latest to go vegan
VegfestUK 2015 Summer Tour