Successful Campaigns

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Successful Campaigns
  • Homelessness should NOT be criminalised in Chester
    Chester Council agreed to drop their plans to fine the homeless using PSPO's. Read more here - http://www.chesterchronicle.co.uk/news/chester-cheshire-news/chester-council-drops-rough-sleeping-10462772
    1,680 Signatures
    Created by Martin David
  • Save Air Studios
    13/10/17 Fantastic News! - Basement Swimming Pool Application Dropped! To let everyone know that our neighbours have decided to drop both Appeals and both Planning Applications for their proposed basement development! We are so relieved and so incredibly thankful to all of you who have supported us over the last couple years. Every musician, artist, composer, client, music fan, engineer, producer, the local community, film and tv company, record label, other recording studios, local government, other government agencies, industry bodies and all our brilliant staff- Your efforts have played such a huge part in helping to get to this resolution. We cannot thank you enough! Currently there is nothing to stop new applications of a similar nature but if they do we hope we can count on your future support if required! We will of course update you all with more news as and when we get it. Again- thank you, thank you, thank you! You have been amazing AIR Studios
    12,811 Signatures
    Created by Jessica Learmond-Criqui
  • 329,450 Signatures
    Created by Lucy M Picture
  • Stop Las Iguanas forcing their staff to "Pay to Work"
    UPDATE - 25/09/15 Victory! Amazing news, following a campaign from 38 Degrees members, restaurant company Las Iguanas have announced they are changing their unfair tips policy. It’s a fantastic victory for people power. https://home.38degrees.org.uk/2015/09/28/las-iguanas-campaign-victory/ Read their announcement here: http://www.iguanas.co.uk/news/ourpolicy "What a great result for the hard-working staff at Las Iguanas and all 38 Degrees members. This shows without a doubt that when the public get together and have a single-minded focus, then things can and will change. Other restaurants with unfair tipping policies should be looking at this and following suit." Samuel Hughes - Petition Starter
    89,174 Signatures
    Created by Sam Hughes
  • Please reverse plans to close Stockport Wellbeing Centre
    UPDATE: 23/09/16 We Won! At long last we have got another wellbeing space but it will need a lot of work to make it as good as the one we lost.
    1,650 Signatures
    Created by Brigitte Lechner Picture
  • Closure of Par Racing Track Cornwall
    UPDATE: 20/08/15 - We've heard that Par Race Track will not close but might have different management. Support was fantastic!
    4,056 Signatures
    Created by Susan Oliver
  • Save A level Media Studies and Film Studies
    UPDATE: 16/09/15 I am pleased to announce that thanks to pressure placed on the Department For Education and Mr Gibb specifically, the DFE has announced plans for the introduction of new Film Studies and Media Studies A level specifications from September 2017. You can contribute to the public consultation on these new qualifications by clicking on the link below. Thanks to you all for signing the petition and your contribution in ensuring that these important qualifications will continue to be offered to students in future. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/ofqual-launches-further-consultation-on-reformed-qualifcations-for-2017
    3,040 Signatures
    Created by Cris Mummery Picture
  • Please save our dad from execution in Ethiopia
    WE WON! 30/05/18 British citizen Andy Tsege has received a pardon from the Ethiopian Government after almost four years on death row in Ethiopia. Andy has now been released from prison and is now with his family in Ethiopia. After four unbelievably hard years for on death row this is wonderful news for Andy, his partner and their children. The new Ethiopian government should be recognised for what they have done today. “I am so thankful that the pain and anguish my children have had to go through could now soon be coming to an end. Helawit, Yilak and Menabe have spent too long without their father and we are all hoping Andy will be free to come home to us soon.” Yemi Hailemariam, Andy’s partner https://reprieve.org.uk/update/andy-tsege-is-pardoned-by-ethiopia/
    141,490 Signatures
    Created by Yemi Hailemariam
  • Save Sidwell Street Exeter NHS Walk-in Centre
    Update: NHS bosses have announced our centre will stay open for the "foreseeable future" after this petition, taking to the streets, and the media got involved. Read more here: http://bit.ly/1TBPkAA
    2,852 Signatures
    Created by Andrew Duncan Picture
  • Remove Anti-Homeless Spikes from HSBC Birmingham
    We won! HSBC have removed the anti-homeless spikes from outside the New Street branch. Read more here: https://home.38degrees.org.uk/2015/11/27/homeless-spikes-campaign-win-birmingham-hsbc/
    13,795 Signatures
    Created by Chris Brees Picture