Shechita – the Jewish religious humane method of animal slaughter for food

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MPs Rally to Protect Religious Slaughter

23rd February 2015 – Shechita UK has expressed its thanks to the MPs who spoke passionately in the defence of religious slaughter in a series of speeches at a Westminster Hall debate yesterdayafternoon in the House of Commons. Of the thirteen speakers in the debate,...

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Shechita UK prepares for Westminster Hall Debate

On Monday 23rd February in Westminster Hall, Members of Parliament will debate the “e-petition relating to the ending on non-stun slaughter to promote animal welfare”. the debate will take a similar format to last November’s Westminster Hall Debate and Shechita UK is...

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Shechita UK respond to UKIP’s policy on religious slaughter

The UK Independence Party’s (UKIP) has made a shock policy announcement by today supporting the campaign to ban non stun slaughter. The party had previously supported faith communities on this issue. Shimon Cohen the Campaign Director of Shechita UK, has released the...

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