Patron Joanna Lumley OBE writes in the Daily Telegraph that Britain must embrace the high-tech alternatives to animal testing

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The beginning of the end of animal-based research is within our grasp

50 years ago, American President Richard Nixon launched his so called War on Cancer – yet still the battles rage on all fronts and the casualties continue to mount.

Animal cruelty probe into Europe’s labs should shock us all into action

Responding to the investigation by Cruelty Free International that has exposed widespread animal suffering in Europe’s laboratories.

Poll: Clear majority of Britons want end to animal testing in UK labs

Survey by YouGov also shows majority of Brits (60%) want the Government to better fund pioneering technologies to replace animals used in medical experiments.