People Power in March 2021

14 Apr 21

During March 38 Degrees members came together to make people power happen. Here are some highlights of what we achieved together! 👇

Collage of Women

8 inspiring British women campaigning for change

2 Mar 21

Whether she lives down the road or across the globe, so many women choose to challenge inequality and fight for important issues. Here are 8 incredible British women who inspire us every day:   1) Portia Lawrie Portia is a freelance sewing designer, writer and...

February

People Power in February 2021

1 Mar 21

During February 38 Degrees members came together to make People Power happen. Here are five things we can be proud of achieving together:  

Children lining up to receive school meals

Free School Meals Vouchers Victory

14 Jan 21

We did it! Yesterday, we helped force the government into yet another u-turn – the ‘woefully inadequate’ parcels first approach to free school meals has been abandoned. Boris Johnson announced that parents will be given food vouchers again, instead of food parcels and with it,...

An image of the Robert Milligan Statue being removed.

Robert Milligan’s Statue

11 Jun 20

This week, after a powerful petition was set up on the 38 Degrees website by Councillor Ehtasham Haque, a statue which celebrated the slave trader Robert Milligan was removed from West India Quay in Tower Hamlets. 38 Degrees is independent of all political parties, but...

PG Tips – we won!

28 Feb 18

BREAKING: we’ve just won! PG Tips have today announced that they are removing plastic from their tea bags. [1] Because 38 Degrees-ers like you stood up to Britain’s biggest tea manufacturer, there will now be 10 billion fewer fewer plastic tea bags damaging our environment...