Veganism is baffling Britons
cent still consuming cheese. A total of 23 per cent thought vegans could eat honey – which they cannot because it is produced by bees.
The UK has 550,000 vegans who refuse to eat any food containing animal products.
The survey of 1,000 people, conducted for Meerkat Meals, found that one in five Britons has considered going vegan. A QUARTER of Britons think that being vegan means you cannot eat vegetables, according to research.
Bizarrely, some 27 per cent reckon that vegans cannot eat fruit, while 6 per cent think they can eat fish.
Even vegans themselves are confused – with 15 per cent thinking it is fine to eat butter, 13 per cent saying they still enjoyed eating eggs, and 14 per