Kerry McCarthy MP

Kerry McCarthy MP

Vegan MP

Kerry was first elected Labour MP for Bristol East in 2005. She is a member of the Environmental Audit Committee and Chair of the Agroecology and Food Waste All-Party Parliamentary Groups. She previously served as Labour’s Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Sep 2015 – June 2016). Kerry was the first vegan MP in the House of Commons and has been a vegan for more than 25 years, having been a vegetarian for 10 years prior to that. She is an officer of the APPG on Vegetarianism and Veganism.


The Rise of Veganism: More than just a Trend?

How do we ensure that being vegan is not just seen as a personal ‘lifestyle choice’, but as an ethical stance that deserves respect, not ridicule? And what impact, if any, will this have on Government policies?

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