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My ten years of 38 Degrees!

5 Jul 22

Hi, my name’s Robin and I’m one of the Campaign Directors at 38 Degrees. This week I celebrated my tenth year working here at 38 Degrees, and wow, what a journey it’s been. I joined the 38 Degrees team after running an independent cinema for...

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Walkers Crisps Campaign – We’re in the news

27 Sep 18

BREAKING: the campaign to get Walkers crisps to ditch plastic packaging is headline news!  Because hundreds of thousands of us got involved, every newspaper and TV screen is talking about the millions of Walkers crisp packets polluting our beaches and rivers. Robin Priestley from 38...

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Statement from Walkers on their plastic packets

13 Aug 18

Last week 38 Degrees member Geraint handed in his HUGE 300,000 person petition to Walkers Crisps, calling on them to stop using plastic packaging. It followed the revelation that Walkers will produce 28 billion plastic packets in their Leicester factory alone, if they don’t scrap...

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300,000 people call on Walkers to ditch plastic packets
Today we met the Walkers bosses

7 Aug 18

38 Degrees petition starter Geraint Ashcroft and Duncan Gordon from Pepsico Today Geraint handed in his huge 38 Degrees petition calling on Walkers Crisps to stop using plastic packaging. [1] Over 300,000 of us have now signed the campaign and it’s been splashed all over...

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Email walkers

1 Jun 18

The bosses at Walkers crisps are trying to ignore you. Over 230,000 of us are calling on Walkers to make their crisp packets plastic-free but so far the company have stayed silent. [1] We can’t afford to wait. Thousands of Walkers crisps are sold every...

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Plastic Pollution: Handing in the petition

29 May 18

Almost a quarter of a million of us have signed a petition calling for the Chancellor, Philip Hammond, to “Introduce a tax (levy) on throwaway plastic”. This is one of the biggest ever environmental petitions to the Treasury! On Wednesday 16th May Chair of the...