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A vegetarian retirement home

By Paul Appleby According to a 2016 survey commissioned by The Vegan Society, 3.25% of Britain’s population, of whom around one-third are aged 50 years and over, are vegetarian or vegan. The same survey found that 542,000 Britons follow a vegan diet, and that 14% of these are aged 65 and over,...

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Posted by Guest on 28/03/17 in Articles and Life After Retirement

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Australia and NZ with Fred – black marks for the Black Watch!

By Tina Fox We have recently returned from an 18-night cruise on the Fred Olsen Black Watch calling at three places in New Zealand and a few more in Australia, flying back to the UK via Cairns. We found the places we visited to be really good and we were both surprised and impressed with...

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Posted by Tina on 15/03/17 in Articles and Life After Retirement and Travel

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Cooking up a storm at VegfestUK Brighton

Vegetarian for Life Roving Chef, Oliver Bragg, shares five recipes demonstrated at “a busy but fun weekend at VegfestUK Brighton” last weekend. Says Ollie: “I loved the buzz, all the food, and meeting so many enthusiastic vegans! And it was great to impart knowledge and talk about...

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Posted by Ollie on 14/03/17 in Recipes and VfL News and Events

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