August 2007 Bulletin

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AUGUST 2007 BULLETIN

Yaoh Special Offers

Special Offers for August !

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Yaoh News

Sunblock selling well!!

Despite the atrocious weather, our best selling natural sunblock range is still shifting volumes.
And with a bit of summer likely for August after the super – mare that was June and July, there’s hope for us all yet.

See here for more details about our organic hemp seed oil sunblock range, including an SPF 15 and SPF 30, a lipbalm, an After Sun and a Suncream (plant extracts only).

All our products are vegan and free from unnecessary chemicals and harmful substances

  Yaoh Suncare Range

Yaoh 007 Vegan Environmental Awards
Winners announced

After 6 months of voting online from across the globe, the results of the 7 categories have been announced. The awards recognise the positive contribution to the environment that the vegan lifestyle offers, and in particular focuses on 49 of the best people, organisations and businesses in the UK that are leading the way in helping promote the benefits of the vegan lifestyle.

Thanks to all those that voted and congratulations to all those nominated – you can view the results here

Suggestions for categories and nominees for the 2008 awards (8 categories, 8 nominees) are been taken now. Please email info@yaoh.co.uk with your suggestions.

A full review of the 007 awards including the awards ceremony will appear in Lifescape magazine shortly.

  Yaoh Vegan Environmental Awards Results

Bristol Vegan Fayre 2007 – over 9,000 people at the show

The Bristol Vegan Fayre 2007 was held over two days in central Bristol in early June, and over 9,000 people were there to witness the Worlds biggest vegan event.

The atmosphere was sublime and with over 140 stalls, more than 60 talks and demos, two stages plus a huge range of other entertainment including headline band The Beat (who tore it right up) there was something for everyone. A superb effort by the stewards, security, stallholders, organisers and contractors ensured a completely trouble free weekend for all, and a massive shout out to all our sponsors and supporters for their whole hearted support.

See pictures and a review of the show here

And if you missed this year’s show and want to find out all about it, download the programme below or visit www.bristolveganfayre.co.uk

Download the BVF programme here

Vegfam

This awesome little outfit is still going strong after 44 years of Feeding the Hungry without Exploiting Animals.

The collection for Vegfam at the BVF 07 raised nearly £100, which was great, but not a huge amount. We are continuing to collect for Vegfam and invite all of you to consider donating, either as a one off or on a regular basis.

To read more about Vegfam, visit here and to donate directly to them, click here
And to read about this year’s projects, as well as the past 40 years work, visit here (prepare to be inspired)

Wonderpig – now in print

Our super cool vegan cartoon superhero Wonderpig, fresh from his triumphant exploits at the BVF 07, is now available in print!

Buy here

  Wonderpig in print

Upcoming Shows

London Vegan Festival
There are several shows coming up shortly that may be of interest – the London Vegan Festival on August 19th is the longest running vegan show (now in its 10th year) and looks even bigger and brighter this year, with a lot more entertainment and talks lined up as well as over 90 stalls – see more here

London Vegan Fayre 2007

Rude Health at the RDS, Dublin
Meanwhile the first week of September (1st and 2nd) sees Ireland’s premier natural health and sustainable lifestyle show – Rude Health at the RDS, in Dublin. Loads of natural products available, many of them vegan, and open to both trade and public. The Yaoh range of organic hemp Bodycare will be on the Simply Wild stand (No 132/133), and the Orangeburst stand (No 22) and the Yaoh organic hemp food range will be on the Infinity stall (no 193). Leading UK fave vegan outfits Plamil and Redwood will also be there, amongst many others. see here for more details

Festival Of Life
And the same weekend (September 1st and 2nd) sees the 4th annual Festival Of Life take place in London over two days – this is primarily a raw living event with over 50 stalls covering the whole raw vegan approach, again with emphasis on education and entertainment – see www.festivaloflife.net for details

Bristol Vegans - Next Meet

Bristol has a thriving veggie/vegan social group which meets regularly on an informal basis to share food, drink and good company.

Anyone is welcome to join the group – please contact group co-ordinator Ellen if you would like to find out more about the group.
The next meet is planned for Sunday 26th August at Ellen’s house, about 3pm onwards – should be a BBQ, weather permitting – please bring food! . Everyone is welcome – please contact Ellen by email ellenmhoward@yahoo.co.uk
You can also keep up to date with the Vegan Bristol website, which includes info about vegan options in the South West - see here


Have You Seen ‘Pirates of the Carob Bean’?

Stunning!!! Great for kids too. Find the Golden Tofu!

Click here for the full experience



And on a sad note…

Many will have already heard about the sad death of Neil Lea, who died in early July.

Neil was a true vegan campaigner and was at a number of the Bristol Vegan Fayre’s over the years, as well as countless other events, festivals, protests and shows. Neil will be missed by many of the vegan community throughout the UK, and especially by his wife Mary, his son Seamus and his mum Doreen. To read more about Neil, please visit here

Thanks to all our sponsors

For their support for the 2007 Bristol Vegan Fayre

Beanies HealthFoods The Vegan Society Lavera

 

Marigold

Marigold

 

Detox Your World Harvest Redwood Wholefoods Essential
Nutiva Suma Shakeaway

The Spark

Lifescape Plamil Lush

Bute Island

XXX Yaoh August 2007

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