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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...

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Petition Hand-in: Marks & Spencer’s “responsibly sourced” salmon

13 Aug 21

Over 116,000 38 Degrees supporters have piled in, and signed the petition calling on Marks and Spencer to stop labelling unsustainable, factory farmed salmon as “responsibly sourced”. So today we handed that petition directly into M&S’ head office in London – and thanks to the...

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How to make a bee bath

16 Mar 21

It’s not just birds that like a bath! Bee baths provide bees and other pollinators with clean drinking water, so will help you to attract these important creatures to your garden. 🐝❤️️ And the good news is – it’s really easy! All you need to...

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How to identify the most common UK bumblebee species

25 Feb 21

The UK is home to more than 270 different species of bees, including bumblebees, honeybees and solitary bees – and all of them play an important role in pollinating our plants! Some of our favourite bees are the 24 species of bumblebee which can be...

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5 Facts About Bees

16 Feb 21

Bees are important to 38 Degrees members. Whether it’s campaigning to keep dangerous pesticides at bay or planting bee-friendly seeds across the country, 38 Degrees members have always come together to do whatever it takes to protect our buzzy little friends. 🐝❤️️ But how much...

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Gwent Levels Victory

7 Jun 19

Great news! Plans to build a motorway that would have cut straight through a beautiful stretch of countryside – dubbed “Wales’ Amazon rainforest” – have been scrapped. [1] Welsh First Minister, Mark Drakesford, announced this week he was axing the plans, in part because of its...