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#PacketInWalkers – Post your plastic packet back to Walkers

21 Sep 18

By 2025 – the year Walkers Crisps has promised to go plastic free – they’ll have produced 28 billion more plastic packets that will litter our beaches, our streets, and pile up in landfills. Hundreds of thousands of us have signed the petition, and our call for...

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Pankhurst statue: Handing in the petition

14 Sep 18

On Wednesday 12th September, 38 Degrees-er Jacquie handed her petition into the City of Westminster Council. She was joined by dozens of supporters dressed in suffragette colours and carried a box full of 178,000 signatures from 38 Degrees-ers up and down the country. The petition...

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Messages to Esther McVey about the Pensions Dashboard

6 Sep 18

Thanks to a campaign by 38 Degrees members, the government is being forced to deliver a public service website that will help us all keep track of our pensions – called a “pensions dashboard”. They tried to “kill off” the dashboard and millions of people...

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More than 70,000 say ‘Keep Pankhurst in Parliament’

23 Aug 18

A petition calling on Westminster City Council to stop the removal of a statue of legendary suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst from the grounds of Parliament has reached over 70,000 signatures. 38 Degrees member, Jacquie Hawkins from Epsom, started the campaign after discovering plans to move the...

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Statement from Walkers on their plastic packets

13 Aug 18

Last week 38 Degrees member Geraint handed in his HUGE 300,000 person petition to Walkers Crisps, calling on them to stop using plastic packaging. It followed the revelation that Walkers will produce 28 billion plastic packets in their Leicester factory alone, if they don’t scrap...

Medical Cannabis

18 Jun 18

It was all over the news this weekend. The new Home Secretary, Sajid Javid, allowed a 12 year old boy to have his cannabis oil medication back after he was left fighting for his life in hospital. [1] Even though the treatment is still illegal...