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

News/Press releases

Shlomo Winegarten

Henry Grunwald OBE, QC, Chairman of Shechita UK said: “It is with shock and immense sadness that Shechita UK announces the passing of Shlomo Winegarten, one of its founders. Shlomo was the inspiration for the modernising and professionalising of the campaign to... read more

Mike Freer MP Questions the Hidden Motive of Labelling

“It is worth remembering that slaughter methods require pre-stunning procedures which can be less efficient than the integral stun of the shechita process” writes Member of Parliament Mike Freer. Read his whole article from today’s... read more

Shechita UK Gears up for Renewed Labelling Fight

The Environmental and Consumer Affairs Committee of the European Parliament this week voted through an amendment to a new EU food-labelling bill that would require meat not stunned before slaughter to be labelled on food packaging, “unstunned before slaughter”.... read more

Shechita UK makes Steady Progress in Brussels

Shechita UK campaign director Shimon Cohen and colleagues held a further series of meetings in Brussels this week. During a friendly and constructive meeting with Struan Stevenson, Conservative MEP for Scotland, Mr Stevenson informed Mr Cohen that the amendments he... read more
Page 9 of 10« First...8910