Should 38 Degrees members campaign against G4S running police services?

6 Nov 15

Remember when G4S made such a shambles of providing security for the Olympics that the army had to bail them out? Well now the same private security firm could be in charge of handling emergency 999 calls in Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire and Northamptonshire. Putting life or...

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Urgent: Protect Our BBC

16 Jul 15

Our BBC is under attack. Today, the government announced plans to cut popular programmes, undermine its funding, and – worst of all – challenge its independence. If we lose the BBC, we’ll be left with the likes of Rupert Murdoch controlling our news. The same...

Scotland vs. TTIP – Making our politicians listen!

5 Mar 15

More and more of us are finding out about TTIP – the dodgy trade deal between the US and Europe.  And the more we find out, the more worried we are – leaked information shows that the deal would mean even more privatisation, and the...

Save refuges, save lives

25 Sep 14

Imagine finding the courage to leave a violent relationship, only to be turned away from a refuge and left with nowhere to go because of funding cuts. That’s the situation for some people right now. Yesterday there was some good news. The Labour party have...

Leon’s library campaign on film

11 Aug 14

Last week I went to Cornwall to visit a 38 Degrees member making political waves – at just ten years old. Leon Remphry started a campaign to protect Cornwall’s libraries only a few weeks ago and support is already snowballing. He’s been interviewed by a...

Land Registry: Victory!

16 Jul 14

Fantastic news: the Government has scrapped its plans to sell off the Land Registry. Over 100,000 38 Degrees members signed the petition to save the Land Registry – and together we helped push the government to back down. Taken aback by the sheer number of...