Ex-Beatle Paul McCartney does not want meat-eaters to ‘Let it Be’

His Meat Free Monday campaign’s new study claims that more than 30% of those who tried giving up meat once a week for five years ended up giving it up entirely

Vegan children shorter than meat-eating kids?

Study shows vegan children are shorter than those that eat meat

KFC launches first vegetarian restaurant

The fast-food chain’s store on the Binnenwegplein in Rotterdam has swapped its traditional offerings for chicken-free burgers

Quorn adds carbon footprint labelling

Quorn says it’ll be the first food manufacturer in the world to print the carbon footprint of products on the label

McDonald’s unveils its own plant-based burger

The meat-free ‘Plant, Lettuce, Tomato’ is now being trialled at 29 restaurants across Ontario, Canada

University of Cambridge slashes emissions with dietary switch-up

The university said its implementation of measures such as removing beef and lamb from the menu in 2016 has had a signficant effect on its carbon footprint

Vegan takeaways coming in hot! Meat-free meals quadruple since 2016

The British Takeaway Campaign says the popularity of animal product-free takeaways grew by 388% between 2016 and 2018

Animal Rebellion springs up to tackle dietary side of climate emergency

The new activist group has launched to call on the government to drive a shift to more environmentally-friendly vegan diets

Have you got beef with a greener planet?

We headed out into the streets of London to ask the public what they thought of banning beef and whether they would consider adapting their diet to tackle climate change

Burger King does the impossible and brings meat-free burger to all US branches

The fast food chain is to start selling the vegetarian Impossible Whopper in every one of its US branches next week