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Two new wins!

14 Jun 18

The NHS staffing crisis We won! More overseas doctors and nurses will be allowed to work in UK hospitals to ease the staffing crisis. The Home Secretary, Sajid Javid, has agreed to remove doctors and nurses from the tier two visa cap. Over 100,000 of us...

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Ten year old Giorgi

2 Jun 18

Ten year old orphan Giorgi could be deported from the only country he’s ever known – just months after his mother’s death. [1] Giorgi’s lived in Glasgow since he was three years old. He fled Georgia with his mum to escape a criminal gang that...

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Google breaking the law

2 Jun 18

Google has been caught breaking the law and putting the safety of crime victims at risk. By law, the names and personal details of survivors of rape must be kept anonymous. But Google’s search tool is auto-filling their personal information so anyone can see it....

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Addictive gambling machines: Victory!

17 May 18

Today 38 Degrees-ers are sending messages to Cabinet members, thanking them for introducing a £2 maximum limit bet on addictive gambling machines. It will now be much harder for gambling companies to exploit vulnerable people to boost their profits. Please read below to see just...

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Olya’s deportation

14 May 18

We’ve had an impact. After more than 50,000 of us signed the petition the Home Office has been forced to apologise to Olya and her husband, Derek, from Scotland. They’ve halted her deportation. That means that, for now, they aren’t going to deport Olya and...

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NHS Waiting Times

21 Mar 18

BREAKING: Jeremy Hunt has just dropped his promise to patients on NHS waiting times for this year. [1] It means we’ll have to wait longer for operations, and longer to be seen in A&E. [2] And it’s all because of a lack of funding. [3]...