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Paul McCartney Has a Free-Meat Tour

April 5, 2010 (7:41 am) GMT
Paul McCartney asks his employees to shun meat during his South American and European tour and gives '480 vegetarian meals a day to keep the crew going.'

has banned meat from his latest tour - he's serving vegetarian meals to all his crew members. ' star is taking his "Up and Coming Tour" through the U.S., South America and Europe, and the staunch animal rights activist is making sure all his employees give up meat for the duration of the trek.

A spokesman for the veteran rocker tells Britain's Sunday Express newspaper, "We will serve some 480 vegetarian meals a day to keep the crew going."

British singer is also taking steps to make her upcoming tour meat-free - she's wiped animal products from the menu when she hits the road in May. She said, "The meat industry is polluting the environment. I've banned all meat from photoshoots to the tour itself simply because I don't support the meat industry."

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