Website live for bookings later in 2016; 160 stalls available on top of mesmerising mix of activities
4th year show at Olympia London on Oct 22nd 23rd; stalls, marketing options and sponsorship packages available - book now!
Approx 10,700 visitors altogether; event returns to Brighton Centre on March 11th 12th 2017
Marshall Jefferson, Adamski (Killer) and Alison Limerick (Where Love Lives), join Macka B & Andy Compton at weekend vegan fest
Help Pig Freud raise £5,000 to create a really dynamic vegan billboard, bus stop and radio campaign in Bristol during May 2016
- RT @TeenVGN: We're looking for #vegan musicians or a band to come and play at @VGNSummerCamp 2017 in S-Wales. Interested? Tweet us! ποΈπΈπ₯πΉπΆβ¦
- Great news!! OptiBac Probiotics are back exhibiting with us at VegfestUK Bristol 2017. Festival exclusive offer... t.co/QSjp3JeEK8
- Media pack for VegfestUK London 2017 available here website live for bookings March 30th... t.co/ijMElccViQ
12:00 - Dr Tushar Mehta MD - Reversing Diabetes with Simple Diet and Nutrition Best Practice
The role of optimum diet and nutrition in avoiding, treatment and reversing diabetes type 2 is undeniable. Any health professional who fails to help patients understand the true implications of following a diet a standard diet rather than an optimised diet with vastly more fruit and vegetables and plant based sources of protein and essential fats risks failing duties of due diligence and best practice. With a barrage of evidence based study and research Dr Mehta argues it's a Doctor's duty to properly acquaint themselves with the facts and living in denial is failing both their patients and the future of the National Health Service. Suitable for GP's , Dietititians, Midwives and all public health advisors
1:00 - Cristina Perrone - Probiotics a vital Health Professional tool for Women's Optimum Health
Following the rising popularity of the infamous FODMAP diet among Doctors and dietitians, Optibac's key nutritionist will showcase latest evidence based research and studies that reveal the importance of probiotics in women's health. Based on the talk that Mikkel Jungersen MSc biologist from University of Copenhagen in Denmark and Scientific Advisor in Scientific Affairs at Chr. Hansen’s Health & Nutrition Division kindly gave at VegfestUK London. Optibac have secured BANT and NNA CPD accreditation for this talk.
2:00 - Yvonne Bishop-Weston - Evidence Based Vegan Pregnancy, Weaning and Children's Health
Leading Harley Street Nutritional Therapist Yvonne Bishop-Weston with support from Registered Dietitian Sandra Hood (author of Feeding Your Vegan Infant with Confidence: a Practical Guide from Pre-conception Through to Pre-school) address the worrying number of reports of Doctors, midwives, dietitians and nutritionists who are failing patients on vegan diets. All competent dietetic experts agree Well-planned vegan diets are appropriate for all stages of the life-cycle including during pregnancy, lactation, infancy, childhood, and adolescence. Evidence based research is provided to help health professionals confidently comply with GMC guidance on best practice and due diligence especially in vegan pregnancy and early years infant health. The Vegan Society currently seeking CPD accreditation for this talk for a series of online educational tools.