Turkeys in need

Turkeys in need appeal- Save a life this Christmas

Tower Hill Stables Animal Sanctuary have the opportunity to rescue some Turkeys from a farm this Christmas, here’s an excerpt from Fiona with more details: If you want to save a life for Christmas you can do this by sponsoring a rescue turkey. This life will be saved because of you and your donation. We […]

Railway Hotel

The Railway Hotel awarded as a Top 10 Vegan friendly pub in the UK!

Well done to the Railway Hotel for being awarded as a Top 10 Vegan friendly pub by PETA! They have been great at supporting us with our fundraising events and we hold our monthly meetings there. Thoroughly deserved! Here’s a blog by PETA! with all the Vegan friendly pubs in the UK. http://www.peta.org.uk/blog/the-top-10-vegan-friendly-pubs-in-the-uk/

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Fur Free Leigh Day of Action

We held a day of action at the end of October in Leigh, handing out leaflets on the cruelty of fur to the public asking that they show compassion in fashion and not to buy or wear any fur. The focus is on Leigh as unfortunately several shops in Leigh on sea broadway and in […]

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Worldwide Vegan Bake sale

Each spring, groups around the World hold vegan bake sales as part of the Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale (WVBS). Participants can do whatever they want to with the proceeds. The WVBS was named “Veg Event of the Year” by VegNews magazine. It has raised about 300,000 dollars for a variety of worthy causes, and has […]

Grouse

Ban driven Grouse shooting

Grouse shooting for ‘sport’ depends on intensive habitat management which damages protected wildlife sites, increases water pollution, increases flood risk, increases greenhouse gas emissions and too often leads to the illegal killing of protected wildlife such as Hen Harriers and not to mention is bad news for the Grouse. Please sign this petition calling for […]

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Sea Life Centre Demostration

Back in the Summer we managed to help organise Sea Life Centre demonstrations in Southend against the planned expansion of the Sea Life centre and educate the public on the unseen cruelty involved in keeping marine animals in captivity. It has been reported that the owners were planning to expand and bring Penguins, Crocodiles and […]

Myths vs facts

Sign the petiton calling on James Duddridge to rethink his vote on Hunting with Dogs Act

Please sign the petition that one of our supporters has kindly set up in response to learning that James Duddridge MP for Rochford and Southend East will vote “yes” to repeal the Hunting with Dogs Act. Lets show him that his constituents do not want a repeal and that we want to keep the ban, […]

Quiz Night

Charity Quiz Night

A massive thank you to everyone that came to our Quiz Night back in May. Thanks to you all, we raised over £400 for Tower Hill Stables Animal Sanctuary, which is a privately run Animal Sanctuary that cares for over 400 rescued animals based near Southminster in Essex. Thank you also to The Railway Hotel […]

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National day of action against British Heart Foundation

Back in May we took part in another national day of action against the British Heart Foundation in Southend High street, bringing to the public’s attention to the fact that if they donate to British Heart Foundation they are funding cruel animal testing which not only is unnecessary but is outdated and bad for science. […]

Easter potluck

Easter Vegan Potluck and Vegan Easter Egg Hunt

Our Vegan Potluck held just after Easter was a lovely day for all that attended. Not only was there lots of delicious vegan food that people brought along to share, Yoga Dharma did a yoga demonstration in their garden at the back of their centre. It was a really nice sunny day thankfully and the […]