In an interview with the BBC, the British Prime Minister mentioned that whereas he needed to shed some pounds this 12 months, he wouldn’t participate in Veganuary, the annual marketing campaign that inspired folks to comply with a plant-based food plan for the primary month of the 12 months, as a result of "it requires lots of focus".
Johnson mentioned that whereas eradicating the "hat from vegans who can handle it, who handle to keep away from all non-vegan merchandise," he added that avoiding animal merchandise is "against the law towards cheese lovers."
It was extensively reported in 2019 that Johnson's companion, Carrie Symonds, a outstanding environmentalist and environmental activist, had put him on a more healthy food plan. The Each day Mail newspaper reported final Might that Symonds had additionally satisfied Johnson to attempt a vegan food plan. CNN requested for touch upon Downing Road, however on the time of publication it was not answered.
In accordance with the web site of the Veganuary marketing campaign, over 250,000 folks dedicated to making an attempt a vegan food plan in the course of the 2019 marketing campaign, whereas eating places and supermaket have launched over 200 new vegan merchandise and menus.