Victory! Muirfield Golf Course FINALLY allows women golfers

14 Mar 17

Hole in one – we won! Well done, everyone who signed the petition to put pressure on the ‘gentlemen’ at Muirfield Golf Course to allow female members to join their revered club. It’s just been announced that “Founded in 1744, Muirfield golf club will finally...


A Win For Mehala

8 Sep 16

  The fulfilment of a petition can be a long and hard road, but yesterday a petition started by 38 Degrees member Mehala got a response from Parliament, and here’s what she has to say about it: “Today’s a good day. I’ve just won my...


Why big business won’t be seeing your health records this summer

7 Jul 16

What even is “care.data”? Well, way back in 2014, the government wanted to make some major changes to our medical records – moving them from your local GP to a huge central database, which anyone working for the NHS could access. Why would they want...


Win! Rob Lawrie is spared from prison

23 Feb 16

Today, compassion wins: aid-worker Rob Lawrie is not going to prison. Over 50,000 of us believed Rob shouldn’t be treated as a criminal for trying to rescue a four-year-old refugee from Calais – but as an ordinary man trying to do the right thing.Today, a...

Campaign Win! End the Pubco Scandal

4 Jun 14

Great News! After a long campaign and nearly 45,000 people signed a petition, the government have today announced plans for a Pubs Watchdog to protect our pubs from unfair business practices in the pub industry. CAMRA, the Campaign for Real Ale, used the 38 Degrees...

We won!

26 Apr 13

Great news! We’ve stopped the government’s plan to spy on everyone’s internet use. Late yesterday Nick Clegg announced he will not allow the “snoopers’ charter” to go ahead. 38 Degrees members moved quickly when we first heard of the plan to collect details of who...