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A free monthly audio show from Europe's largest campaigning vegan charity. Released around the 1st day of every month, our first episode was on World Vegan Day, November 1st 2016. The show is hosted and produced by Helen Wilson at "Viva! central" (our HQ) in Bristol, UK.

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A free monthly audio show from Europe's largest campaigning vegan charity. Released around the 1st day of every month, our first episode was on World Vegan Day, November 1st 2016. The show is hosted and produced by Helen Wilson at "Viva! central" (our HQ) in Bristol, UK.

    #42 A special message from Viva! Founder & Director, Juliet Gellatley and the latest Viva! news and vegan-inspired interviews

    #42 A special message from Viva! Founder & Director, Juliet Gellatley and the latest Viva! news and vegan-inspired interviews

    April’s podcast opens with a special introduction from Viva!’s Founder and Director, Juliet Gellatley, as we find ourselves in this most unprecedented time of lockdown, due to the Coronavirus Pandemic. Juliet is joined by Viva!’s Associate Director, Tony Wardle, in a detailed conversation about how the virus started, it’s connections to factory farming, the role of veganism and what this means for the future. Plus other topical news and vegan features from Viva!.

    • 1 hr 7 min
    #41 HOGWOOD: a modern horror story documentary, Mother's Day of Action for dairy cows and

    #41 HOGWOOD: a modern horror story documentary, Mother's Day of Action for dairy cows and

    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 to us about how this wonderful victory for animals has transferred into a gripping documentary that is set to launch at the House of Commons at the end of this month. We bring you all the latest news from the Viva! campaigns team, including an interview with campaigner Will Sorflaten about his outreach work in universities across the UK. FIND OUT MORE -        Latest vegan news including a for dairy cows and talks with vegan health expert -        Viva! Campaigner Will Sorflaten chats to us about his -        Interview with Viva! Editor and Associate Director, Tony Wardle about their new ground-breaking documentary – . -        Viva! Head of Communications, Roisin McAuley, interviews a vegan barrister fighting for animals and activists. -        Gavin Chappell-Bates hosts his regular dedicated music feature. This month he sits down with Scottish punk rockers, Tragical History Tour. ABOUT OUR SHOW You can hear this show via Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and on lots of other apps and websites. Spread the word! Don't forget to share us on Facebook and Twitter! Get the latest episode every month, straight to your mobile device or computer. It's automatic and completely free. Here's how. Copyright owned by Viva! Bristol 2020. Not for re-use without our written agreement. All featured music and content used by permission. Produced by Helen Wilson for Viva!.

    • 53 min
    Stay With Us! We're back soon.

    Stay With Us! We're back soon.

    ABOUT OUR SHOW.  You can hear this show via Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and on lots of other apps and websites. Spread the word! Don't forget to share us on Facebook and Twitter! Get the latest episode every month, straight to your mobile device or computer. It's automatic and completely free. Copyright owned by Viva! Bristol 2019. Not for re-use without our written agreement. All featured music used by permission. Produced by EMC, the Easy Media Company.

    • 35 sec
    Veganuary 2020 with Plant-Based News, No Porkies, comedy and musician Ian Haywood

    Veganuary 2020 with Plant-Based News, No Porkies, comedy and musician Ian Haywood

    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 night.   IN THIS EPISODE: Kris chats with our Louisa, about vegan resolutions and trying vegan. We interview Klaus, one of the founders of and the producer of . We feature two interviews with vegan comedians Matt Hoss and Chris Stokes. Kris catches up with one of our campaigners, Tayana, about our of the UK. Gavin Chappell-Bates interviews musician and composer Ian Haywood, keyboardist and vocalist with vegan band Peace on your Plate.   ABOUT OUR SHOW.  You can hear this show via Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and on lots of other apps and websites. Spread the word! Don't forget to share us on Facebook and Twitter! Get the latest episode every month, straight to your mobile device or computer. It's automatic and completely free. Copyright owned by Viva! Bristol 2019. Not for re-use without our written agreement. All featured music used by permission. Produced by EMC, the Easy Media Company.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Our festive season episode with a worldwide music exclusive, Viva Shake tour, Bristol Xmas vegan festival, and chart-topping singer-songwriter Gabriel Aplin.

    Our festive season episode with a worldwide music exclusive, Viva Shake tour, Bristol Xmas vegan festival, and chart-topping singer-songwriter Gabriel Aplin.

    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 help bring compassion to the charts this Christmas. Also in this episode: Juliet, our founder and director, wishes you a very merry vegan Christmas. We catch up with the campaigns team about – the dairy-free milkshake tour that visited Fresher’s Fairs across the UK. We introduce our new catalogue, chat about the and prepare for our last festive festival of the year – the .  We interview , the vegan singer-songwriter who made Christmas No.1 with her cover of "The Power of Love" several years ago. You can hear this show via Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and on lots of other apps and websites. Spread the word! Don't forget to share us on Facebook and Twitter! Get the latest episode every month, straight to your mobile device or computer. It's automatic and completely free. Copyright owned by Viva! Bristol 2019. Not for re-use without our written agreement. All featured music used by permission. Produced by EMC, the Easy Media Company.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    World Vegan Day Special, GoVegan24, and Vegan Now

    World Vegan Day Special, GoVegan24, and Vegan Now

    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 headlines and is set to create an even bigger storm on World Vegan Day. Listen in to our extra special podcast and be the first to know all about it. Go vegan today and save tomorrow.    FIND OUT MORE. Kris has the latest vegan news including the launch of the campaign at the Labour Conference in Brighton, and an exclusive behind the scenes interview. Kris catches up with the campaigns team to reveal what we have in store for Leading barrister Michael Mansfield QC calls for Ecocide to made illegal, as live streamed from the Vegan Now conference. We've chosen the best moments from the Vegan Now launch itself. Want more? Head to our for the full live stream. Go behind the scenes of Vegan Now and discover how we plan our campaigns, with an exclusive interview from the "Behind the Story" podcast. Gavin Chappell-Bates grabs some beats-free fresh air with vegan keyboardist Roughton "Rou" Reynolds of electronicore group . You've Gotta Laugh! Chris Stokes, vegan comedian, gives some words of wisdom about #GoVegan24.   ABOUT OUR SHOW.  You can hear this show via Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and on lots of other apps and websites. Spread the word! Don't forget to share us on Facebook and Twitter! Get the latest episode every month, straight to your mobile device or computer. It's automatic and completely free. Copyright owned by Viva! Bristol 2019. Not for re-use without our written agreement. All featured music used by permission. Produced by EMC, the Easy Media Company.

    • 1 hr 10 min

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