It’s Time for Theresa May to Take Action on Circuses
Along with other leading animal-protection groups, we’ve just written to the Prime Minister urging her to make good on David Cameron’s broken promise to ban wild-animal circuses.
PETA UK’s 2014 Person of the Year: Tony Benn Continues to Inspire
Politician, activist, MP and vegetarian Tony Benn may be gone, but his legacy of compassion will long be remembered.
Celebrate Gandhi’s Birthday by Bringing Non-Violence Into Your Diet
Tomorrow, 2 October, would have been Mahatma Gandhi’s 145th birthday. It’s also the United Nations’ International Day of Non-Violence.
Good News For Foxes! Prime Minister Abandons Attempt to Relax Hunting Ban
Today at Prime Minister’s Questions, David Cameron was asked about his attempts to amend the Hunting Act 2004.
Tony Benn Will Be Missed
Today, we, like many other people across Britain, were saddened to hear about the death of the legendary Tony Benn, who was a great friend to animals.
Nelson Mandela Has a Little Bunny in His Ear … and We’d Like to Adopt Her
9-metre statue of Nelson Mandela in Pretoria contains an unexpected guest – a little bronze rabbit, nestling inside the great leader’s ear!
British MPs Celebrate Gandhi’s Birthday by Going Vegan
The UN has declared 2 October as the International Day of Non-Violence, a day dedicated to “disseminate the message of non-violence, including through education and public awareness”.
Hurrah! Government Finally Acts to Ban Wild Animals in Circuses!
A draft bill was tabled in Parliament to stop circuses using animals beginning in 2015 – a move that all British people can celebrate.
David Cameron, Stop Clowning Around – Ban Wild Animal Circuses Now!
Despite having been instructed by Parliament in 2011 to get wild animals out of circuses, David Cameron has been heel-dragging and stalling on implementing a ban.
Update on new animal experiments law
The government sent PETA its proposed new law on animal experiments – the one resulting from the long, long process of translating the 2010 EU directive passed into UK law.
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