Solihull campaigners meet MPs to protect NHS

4 Apr 15

Despite the TV Debates Solihull Keep our NHS Public group organised a very successful NHS hustings on Thursday at the 7:00pm West Warwick Sports Club. The Solihull event was packed.  Lorely Burt, the sitting MP,  has a wafer thin majority The candidates attending this event included: Howard Allen...

Tax Dodging: Hand-In to HMRC

5 Apr 12

Take a look at the video from today’s hand-in! Back in December, 38 Degrees members were outraged to find out that the government’s tax collectors – HMRC – had been cutting “sweetheart deals” for big companies. Thousands of us wrote letters of complaint to HMRC about...

Support people living with a disability – Email your MP

25 Jan 12

“The Lords have told government to ditch plans that would leave people struggling financially if they became sick or disabled. Now 38 Degrees members can help make sure MPs listen.” Kathy Peach, Head of Campaigns & Social Change, Scope In the next few days we could...

HMRC: Crack down on tax dodgers

20 Dec 11

This morning, we found out that the government’s tax collectors – HMRC – don’t seem to have been doing their job properly. Instead of making sure everyone is paying their fair share of tax, they’ve agreed to “sweetheart deals” letting big companies off paying billions of pounds. The...

Threat to Legal Aid

31 Oct 11

This Wednesday, MPs vote on big changes to the English legal system that will see huge cuts to legal aid. These changes could stop thousands of vulnerable families and children from getting the legal advice they need. A coalition of expert organisations that stand up for...

Shortlisting campaign suggestions: how it worked

5 Mar 11

Over the last few days, thousands of us have been discussing and sharing ideas about what 38 Degrees should do next. On the blog and Facebook page, as well as in emails, we’ve made thousands of suggestions about what we should do together over the...