Let the Telfers keep their home and business

2 Nov 18

A Scottish Duke is forcing a family to leave the farm they’ve lived on for years. All because he wants to sell off the land. But now a 38 Degrees campaign to help them is taking off in Scotland. [1] Their case has been raised...

Edinburgh, 25th, April, 2018

Scottish Fishing Communities: open letter hand in

30 Apr 18

Last week on the 26th April, 38 Degrees folk handed in an open letter addressed to Ruth Davidson and Scottish Conservative MPs asking them to stand up for Scottish fishing. Together we handed the open letter to Peter Chapman MSP, Scottish Conservative Shadow Cabinet Secretary...


Fishing in Scotland: Open Letter

6 Apr 18

We’ve got a chance to protect Scotland’s fishing industry – but we have to act fast. After Brexit, powers over fishing could come to Holyrood. [1] But under a new law that the UK Government’s pushing through, that control would go straight to Westminster. [2]...

68% of Scots don’t want Trump’s new golf course

1 Feb 18

More than two-thirds of Scots want Donald Trump to be stopped from  building a second golf course near Aberdeen according to a poll commissioned by 38 Degrees. Polling carried out by Survation for the campaign organisation found that, of those who expressed an opinion 68%...


Scotland’s NHS

25 Jan 18

Scotland’s NHS needs our help. New figures show that in one week this year almost 1,500 Scots were forced to wait more than 8 hours – and some as many as 12 hours – to be treated in A&E departments. [1] That’s just not good...


Scottish tax: loophole petition

25 Jan 18

This is awkward. The Scottish government are about to hand some of the highest earners in the country a tax cut – by mistake. [1] Their current budget plans include an accidental loophole that gives a £90 million tax cut to people earning between £43,000...