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Successful Campaigns
  • Asda should reinstate charity and food bank collections
    UPDATE: 26.2.16. ASDA has reinstated all of its charity collection points in all of its stores.
    90,898 Signatures
    Created by Clare Smith Picture
  • LET'S CALL TIME ON THE GREAT BRITISH PUB SCANDAL.
    04/06/14 - Great News! Thousands of licensees will be protected from unfair business practices in the pub industry and our nation's pubs protected following today’s Government announcement which unveils plans for a Pubs Adjudicator and Statutory Code. See here for more http://blog.38degrees.org.uk/2014/06/04/campaign-win-end-the-pubco-scandal/
    45,199 Signatures
    Created by Colin Valentine
  • Prevent the use of water cannon by police in mainland UK
    UPDATE: 15/07/15 - Theresa May announced today that she was rejecting the application to use water cannon! Read about our petition hand in here: https://home.38degrees.org.uk/2014/06/24/water-cannon-petition-hand-in/ Read more here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-33538171
    23,684 Signatures
    Created by Neal Parsons
  • Stop the repeal of animal welfare codes
    Update 08/04/16 - We Won! The government have backed down on their plans to change animal welfare codes. The government said it had reconsidered the move "in light of views raised". It said the current statutory system would stay in place, but that it would "continue to work with industry" to improve the animal welfare code system. Read more here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35992493
    137,088 Signatures
    Created by Cas Smith Picture
  • Don't cut benefits for people living with disabilities
    Our petition was mentioned in a House of Lords debate, which managed to overturn the government proposal to abolish the WRAG group!
    104,769 Signatures
    Created by Natasha Fagelman
  • Switch to paper cotton buds
    18/12/16 - We Won Due to this campaign Aldi, Asda, Boots, Lidl, Morrisons, Sainsburys, Superdrug, Tesco and Wilkinsons have all promised to switch to paper sticks! What a way to end the year. I'm so grateful to all the 38 Degrees members who got behind City to Sea's campaign and put pressure on our retailers to Switch the Stick. Your signatures, shares and social media action made every bit of difference ... the seas, rivers and coastlines will be a lot cleaner in the coming years thanks to you! Natalie Fee City to Sea - www.citytosea.org.uk
    157,190 Signatures
    Created by Natalie Fee Picture
  • National Express: Racist?
    Update 22/02/17 National Express met with the victim and committed to reviewing their training procedures. Marvin Rees, now our elected mayor, was involved and oversaw the relationship with National Express. Thank you to everyone involved.
    6,570 Signatures
    Created by Katie Finnegan-Clarke Picture
  • Retain the Highland Council Countryside Ranger Service
    Update 21/02/17 Great news! The Highland Council have scaled back some of the cuts that they intend to make and that the Ranger Service will be reduced rather than be cut completely. It is a shame that any rangers will have to be lost, but it is great news for our schools, community groups, locals and visitors to the Highlands alike that there will still be a Ranger service to serve them. Read more here: http://www.highland.gov.uk/news/article/10003/rangers_retained_in_council_budget_proposals Your support in signing this petition and your comments, direct letters or emails of support sent a message to the council leadership that they clearly heard: that the Ranger service is important to local Highland communities and should remain. Thanks again for signing the petition Retain the Highland Council Countryside Ranger Service
    751 Signatures
    Created by Philip Grant
  • Strip Donald Trump of his honorary degree
    UPDATE: We've won the campaign! Robert Gordon University have just announced that they are revoking Donald Trump's honorary degree. They say: "In 2010 Robert Gordon University awarded an honorary DBA to Mr Donald Trump, in recognition of his achievements as an entrepreneur and businessman. In the course of the current US election campaign, Mr Trump has made a number of statements that are wholly incompatible with the ethos and values of the university. The University has therefore decided to revoke its award of the honorary degree" Click here to email the university to say thank you: https://speakout.38degrees.org.uk/campaigns/donald-trump
    80,138 Signatures
    Created by Suzanne Kelly Picture
  • Stop the privatisation of the Land Registry.
    UPDATE 07/07/16 The government have scrapped their plans to sell of the Land Registry https://www.theguardian.com/money/2016/sep/07/land-registery-sell-off-plan-put-on-hold Read more on the 38 degrees campaign here: https://home.38degrees.org.uk/2016/07/07/land-registry-winning/
    321,438 Signatures
    Created by James Ferguson Picture