2016

  • Scores of campaigners and students will come together on Friday 2 December to protest the use of animals in experiments at one of the UK’s leading universities - University College London (UCL). The university - ranked to be 7th in the world [1] - is the third largest user of animals in the UK and used over 202,000 animals there last year alone [2] At the launch of its Campus without Cruelty campaign in the capital city, Animal Justice Project [3] has uncovered what it calls ‘scientifically-flawed, cruel and futile’ experiments carried out at London universities.

  • At noon on Friday 23rd of September 2016, outside Cardiff University main gates on Park Place, scores of protesters will hold a silent protest in remembrance of the 52,564 animals experimented on at Cardiff University last year, equivalent to #SixEveryHour. A speech will be given by Animal Justice Project Spokesperson, Rachel Ward.

  • At noon on Saturday 1 October 2016, outside Wills Building on Queens Road, scores of Animal Justice Project [1] volunteers from Bristol and surrounding areas will hold a silent vigil using props. Using the hashtag #CatGotYourTongue, Animal Justice Project’s Campus without Cruelty campaign reveals cats and other animals being used by Bristol University researchers, as well as their silence on this issue.

  • A street artist had shoppers doing a double take today as animals seemed to burst out of the pavement in Salisbury today. Animal rights organisation Animal Justice Project organised the event to raise awareness of the plight of thousands of animals used in warfare research at nearby Porton Down government military testing facility, just seven miles away.

  • Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, overrides local council and gives permission to expand beagle and ferret breeding facility, despite over 100,000 people signing against it.