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NEW POLL RESULTS: HUGE PUBLIC SUPPORT FOR ONSHORE WIND

4 Apr 22

With the government urgently developing a new energy security plan set for release on Thursday, and energy bills having increased a massive 54%, 38 Degrees commissioned snap polling last week. The results show that Brits – including Conservative voters – MASSIVELY back more onshore wind...

A group of campaigns from City to Sea, 38 Degrees, and Greenpeace, standing outside 10 Downing Street with a petition.

#CutTheCutlery! Taking our plastics campaign straight to Number 10

16 Feb 22

Big news from the campaign against single use plastic! Since the summer, the 38 Degrees community has been campaigning to get the government to ban a bunch of these nasty unrecyclable items – like plastic cutlery and polystyrene food packaging. More than 117,000 38 Degrees...

A RIGHT ROYAL HAND IN

1 Nov 21

On Saturday 9th October, our friends at rewilding campaign group Wild Card handed in our joint petition calling on the Royal Family to rewild their estates to help fight the climate crisis and encourage more biodiversity. The Royals own 1.4% of the UK. That’s huge....

No Competition blog

Green jobs in Cumbria

26 Oct 21

Did you know that Cumbria could create a massive 9,000 new green jobs? A green job is any job in a ‘green’ industry like wind or solar power – and they really are the future. With the government trying to reduce the amount of pollution...

Tax

POLL: PUBLIC BACKS RISE IN CAPITAL GAINS TAX

24 Feb 21

Three in five members of the public back an increase in Capital Gains Tax (CGT) so it is in line with Income Tax or higher, new Savanta ComRes polling finds. Just 14% think that Income Tax should be higher than CGT, whereas 37% think that...

Free school meals: We won!

9 Nov 20

Incredible news! The government has finally agreed to provide £170 million to feed children on free school meals this Christmas. They’ve even promised to extend this to the Easter, summer and Christmas school holidays in 2021 as well. It was only a few weeks ago...