The Big Table

The Big Table
A meeting of minds about the future of farming
Philip Lymbery meet Dragon’s Den’s Deborah Meaden
Aug 20 • 16 min
Business woman and TV celebrity, Deborah Meaden is known for her appearances on Dragon’s Den and Strictly Come Dancing, but she is also a well known and passionate animal lover, a committed supporter of many animal charities and a champion of animal…
Philip Lymbery meets Seth Goldman, co-founder of Beyond Meat’s plant-based Beyond Burger
Jul 5 • 18 min
Philip meets Seth Goldman as he launches the much anticipated Beyond Meat’s Beyond Burger at Honest Burgers in the UK this month, and in 350 Tesco stores in August.
Philp Lymbery meets Rosie Boycott
Jul 4 • 22 min
Philip Lymbery chats to journalist and food activist, Rosie Boycott at The Hay Festival about a new future in food and farming
Philip Lymbery meets Erik Solheim
Jun 5 • 14 min
Philip meets the Executive Director of the UN Environment Programme, Erik Solheim to discuss the UNEP’s priorities and finds out how fixing the global food system is central to its work.
Philip Lymbery meets Tony Juniper
Apr 21 • 28 min
Philip and Tony Juniper, environmentalist and new director of campaigns and advocacy at WWF find much in common as they discuss the impact of the decline of wildlife on the future of the planet and how a global agreement on the future of farming is key to…
Sounds and visions from Livestock and Extinction 2017
Oct 16, 2017 • 19 min
This month, we visit Compassion in World Farming’s Livestock and Extinction conference in London. With the partnership of the World Wildlife Fund UK, it was the very first of its kind to examine the devastating impact of livestock production on animals,…
To Brussels with Compassion
Sep 27, 2017 • 19 min
CEO of Compassion in World Farming, Philip Lymbery takes his Stop The Machine campaign to end factory farming to the heart of the European Parliament in Brussels.
The Wilderness Episode
Aug 22, 2017 • 18 min
Philip Lymbery is at Wilderness festival in Oxfordshire to promote his book ‘Dead Zone; Where the Wild Things Were’. Among the glittery festival goers, he meets Helen Pilcher, fellow science communicator and author who joins him at the books tent for…
Compassion’s 2017 The Good Farm Animal Welfare Awards
Jul 26, 2017 • 20 min
This month, Philip is at the Compassion’s 10th Good Animal Welfare Awards in London to celebrate the retailers who are bringing cage free produce to the high street.
Stop the Machine
Jun 29, 2017 • 19 min
As CEO for Compassion in World Farming, part of Philip’s job is to persuade factory farmers - and their consumers - to change the way they treat animals destined for the plate. But more than campaigning for a more ethical approach to animals, Philip…