38 Degrees members step out in style at the Proms to protect the BBC

14 Sep 15

On Saturday evening, before the biggest night of the Proms, 38 Degrees members in Glasgow, London and Swansea were preparing for their own big show. Donning the trademark orange 38 Degrees t-shirts, members were getting ready to hand out over 100 boxes of flyers, leaflets, flags...


The last night of the BBC Proms

11 Sep 15

The last night of the BBC Proms is an exciting opportunity to take the campaign to protect our BBC to the next level. A whopping 18 million people watch the BBC Proms. That’s 18 million people who care about the BBC but probably don’t know...

Have your say on the future of our BBC

2 Sep 15

Government plans to rip out the heart of the BBC are taking shape. Imagine a BBC where newsnight is riddled with adverts. Or a BBC so underfunded that independent news becomes a thing of the past and the airwaves are dominated by Rupert Murdoch’s media....

Broadcast Nightingales Live

21 Apr 15

In spring 1924 the BBC broadcast its first outdoors program: recording the song of a nightingale as it sang to the music of a cello. The broadcast was so popular the tradition continued each year until the Blitz. Now, to highlight the plight of Britain’s...

Save Hampstead ponds!

12 Aug 14

Yesterday 38 Degrees members and local campaigners handed a petition to Camden Council’s offices to stop heavy construction on Hampstead Heath and save Hampstead ponds. You can sign the petition here. 38 Degrees member Mary Powell started a petition on Campaigns by You which has...

Petition hand-in: BBC needs to report news not gossip

11 Jul 14

A few weeks ago 38 Degrees member Emma started a petition on Campaigns by You asking the BBC to “report on and analyse the growing austerity movement and actions.” Today she handed it in to the BBC, along with a petition from 38 Degrees member...