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News Section Icon Published 22/05/2020

Defra hires QC to defend live exports of unweaned calves as legal challenge progresses

Compassion in World Farming has been granted permission by the Scottish Courts to proceed with its legal challenge against the Scottish Government, this week (20th May).

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News Section Icon Published 06/05/2020

Is the next pandemic on our plate?

New report explores our global food system through the lens of COVID-19

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News Section Icon Published 26/02/2020

Compassion in World Farming launches legal challenge against Scottish Government over export of unweaned calves

Compassion in World Farming launches legal challenge against Scottish Government over export of unweaned calves

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News Section Icon Published 26/02/2020

A week of action to Ban Live Exports

This week (24th – 28th February), leading farm animal welfare charity Compassion in World Farming is lobbying Prime Minister Boris Johnson to fulfil his promise to ban live animal exports.

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News Section Icon Published 21/01/2020

Dragons Den star Deborah Meaden announced as charity Patron for Compassion in World Farming

Successful entrepreneur and Dragon’s Den Investor, Deborah Meaden, has become the latest Patron to join leading farm animal welfare charity, Compassion in World Farming.

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News Section Icon Published 27/11/2019

Outgoing European Commission rejects live transport complaint two days after live transport disaster

Two days after a live transport tragedy where over 14,000 sheep perished, Compassion in World Farming has received a response to a complaint, sent in August this year.

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News Section Icon Published 12/11/2019

Compassion calls on UK’s top bargain retailers to go cage free

Compassion in World Farming urges the UK’s three largest bargain retailers - Poundland, B&M, and Home Bargains - to commit to a cage free future for hens.

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News Section Icon Published 23/08/2019

Birmingham street art stunt highlights misleading labelling of meat and dairy products

Birmingham street art paints a picture of foggy food labelling in UK

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News Section Icon Published 18/07/2019

The shocking reality for thousands of sows confined in cages throughout Britain

An undercover investigation released today (18th July) by leading farm animal welfare charity, Compassion in World Farming, has exposed the grim reality for thousands of sows across the UK

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News Section Icon Published 02/07/2019

Compassion in World Farming launches report on ‘turning the food system round’

New report demonstrates how to evolve to a food system that is nourishing, sustainable, equitable and humane

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