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Successful Campaigns
  • WCBC, Reject applications to explore and extract shale gas and coal bed methane.
    UPDATE 29/05/14: Council planners voted against proposals to drill an exploration well at Common Wood near Borras in Wrexham! But the fights not over yet as GP have launched an appeal. PLEASE KEEP SIGNING TO KEEP UP THE PRESSURE! Read more here: http://www.dailypost.co.uk/news/north-wales-news/wrexham-gp-energy-launches-appeal-7143405
    3,313 Signatures
    Created by Luke Ashley Picture
  • Save Bath's Public Toilets
    Thousands of 38 Degrees members signed this petition, which triggered a debate. Then I occupied a toilet for 3 days, securing nationwide coverage. After all that people power, Bath Council agreed to our demands. The toilets remained open, so thank you for all your work.
    2,467 Signatures
    Created by Lin Patterson Picture
  • Save 'The Bridge', in Harrow from closure by the Council
    25/05/16 - We Won! Harrow Council has reconsidered the decision and so the Bridge will remain open. This was the objective of the petition.
    373 Signatures
    Created by Naresh Lathia
  • Reject Council Proposals to Limit Access to Meetings
    UPDATE 24/05/2017: We won! The council met last night and decided resoundingly to reject the proposals. Members of the public can still ask questions at meetings, and evening meetings will stay in place.
    1,476 Signatures
    Created by Steve Gooderham
  • Don't take women out of politics A-levels
    UPDATE: 12/01/15 Campaign Win! The schools minister today announced that Feminism is to be reinstated in the politics syllabus and more women will be included in the course content! Read more here: http://www.theguardian.com/education/2016/jan/11/feminism-reinstated-a-level-politics-syllabus-schools-minister
    42,115 Signatures
    Created by Lauren and Ellen
  • 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
    89,200 Signatures
    Created by Sam Hughes
  • Give everyone in safe houses the right to vote.
    7/09/16 - We Won! The government has announced today that it will make it easier for people to register to vote anonymously. This is a fantastic victory for the thousands of people involved in this campaign. http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2016/sep/07/registering-to-vote-anonymously-to-be-made-easier
    22,351 Signatures
    Created by Mehala Osborne
  • #SaveSilverBullet
    UPDATE - 03/06/16 Firstly, thank you so much for taking the time to sign our petition to #SaveSilverBullet. Yesterday we had confirmation from Goodman Restaurants that they WILL sell us back the lease, if we raise enough money in time. Now we need to raise the cash! Will you help us get there? http://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/save-silver-bullet
    3,564 Signatures
    Created by Sailor Naylor Picture
  • WHERE IS OUR NHS MONEY GOING?
    24/11/14: We've won! Together, 38 Degrees members and Spinwatch have persuaded NHS England to publish details of their big spending. Take a look here: http://www.england.nhs.uk/contact-us/pub-scheme/spend/#payments And emailtheteam@38degrees.org.uk if you see anything unusual we could dig into.
    76,038 Signatures
    Created by Tamasin Cave from Spinwatch
  • DO NOT repeal the fox hunting ban
    We won! David Cameron did not repeal the hunting act during his time as a Prime Minister..
    107,098 Signatures
    Created by Dave Babb Picture