Edric Kennedy-Macfoy has become a recognisable face in light of his appearance on ITV’s three-part episode Inside the London Fire Brigade aired the year before last.
He recently resigned from his position as Crew Manager and published his first book with Penguin Random House – Into the fire. This is his amazing journey not just in the Fire Brigade but throughout his life. Detailing the countless losses he has experienced in life including losing his Mother at an early age and having to raise his 12 year old brother as well as the highs and lows of his career.
He is now a health and lifestyle coach and yoga instructor concentrating on changing lives through physical training, plant-based nutrition and mindfulness.
Edric Kennedy-Macfoy became a vegan over 3 years ago at the age of 33 after watching the documentary Earthlings. It made him question his belief system and a decision was instantly made to refrain from using animal products. A overnight transition.
Promoting veganism is something he’s very passionate about. He dreams of a world of love and compassion for all beings, he dreams of a time in which all lives are recognised as equal. Until such a time, he will continue to promote veganism, health and conscious living.
He second book, ‘The Fit Vegan’ was recently published by HayHouse early in January this year. This outlines both his vegan and fitness journey and acts as a guide to those contemplating the transition as well as those who desire optimum health, both physical and mental.