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We will aim to update this news page as often as possible, but due to time restrictions, this may not always be possible. For more up to date vegan news from across the UK, see the Activeg website.

MVC's Founder is Standing for Parliament!
28-2-10
Kevin White is the Green Party Parliamentary Candidate for Redditch where compassion will be firmly on the agenda at the General Election. Read more



Another Festival, Another Roaring Success!
16-2-10
Crowds of people flocked to Wolverhampton for our second vegan festival in October 2009. To see dozens of event photos click here



Running for Veganism & Running for Parliament!
4-8-09
MVC`s founder is running 2 half marathons to raise money for our vegan festival on Sat 24 Oct & his Green Party General Election campaign - Read more



Save A Scream Interview MVC Founder
4-8-09
The new cruelty-free lifestyle website has interviewed MVC`s founder Kevin White about vegan campaigning & lots more - Read more



UK`s First Ever Veggie Pride Rocked Birmingham!
4-8-09
On Sat 16 May, MVC staged a free outdoor veggie festival & carnival parade in Birmingham. Full report coming soon, for now see these Youtube films - Click here



MVC Nominated for Award - Please Vote for Us!
22-1-09
We`ve been nominated `Best Vegan Small Campaign Group` in the Vegan Environmental Awards 2009 - Read more



Our First Vegan Festival was an Awesome Success!
22-1-09
Over 1,200 people celebrated World Vegan Day at our festival in Wolverhampton! Check out dozens of photos from the event - Click here



Sponsored Half Marathon in Aid of Vegan Festival
4-9-08
A member of MVC is running the Birmingham Half Marathon in order to raise funds for our vegan festival & 2 other good causes - Read more



MVC Members Ventured South into New Territory!
16-8-08
A report from Oxfords first free food fair, where we volunteered to help - Read more



MVC Catered at the Redditch Green Fair
21-7-08
Members of MVC helped to feed the masses & held a fundraising tombola at the 3rd annual eco-fest in Redditch - Read more (external link)



Lichfield Food Fair Pulled in the Crowds
21-7-08
The Guildhall in Lichfield was the venue for our second vegan food extravaganza, which attracted an estimated 600 visitors - Read more and watch our 5 minute film



Mother`s Day Street Theatre in Birmingham
22-3-08
Hilarious street theatre helped to raise awareness of the suffering of mother animals in the farming industry - Read more and watch movie



New Midlands Veg*n Forum Launched
9-2-08
Veg Chat Midlands is a fantastic new resource enabling veggies & vegans across the Midlands region to communicate, make friends, debate & network - Read more



Christmas Stall & Leafletting Raised Awareness in B`ham
29-12-07
Hundreds of people were shown how Christmas can be compassionate, healthy and appetising at our stall in Birmingham City Centre - Read more



Our Coach Trip to the World`s First Veg*n Climate March
29-12-07
Vegans from across the UK descended on London to highlight the impact of livestock on climate change. MVC organised a coach to the event - Read more



Crowds Flocked to our Food Fair in Kings Heath
29-12-07
Our first free food feast surpassed all expectations, attracting up to 700 people!! We have compiled a comprehensive report which includes a gallery of photos - Read more



McDonald`s Day of Action in Birmingham
14-10-07
More than 20 campaigners staged demos & distributed free food outside McDeath stores - Read more
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