One of the front runners to be the next prime minister of the United Kingdom Boris Johnson has been rumoured to be trialing a vegan diet – according to the national newspaper Daily Mail (Online).

MP Boris Johnson has reportedly lost 12lb in the first two weeks of being a vegan, in which he is being supported on by his girlfriend Carrie Symonds who is a conservationist.

Recently, we published a list of vegan celebrities, in which we will now add Boris Johnson too it. We look forward to seeing how Boris settles into his new diet.