Big Fish ‘Nellie’ visits Chichester Cathedral

Our big fish, Nellie, is currently visiting the grounds of Chichester Cathedral, raising awareness of the impact of plastic pollution on our oceans and wildlife. Nellie has been moving around the local area since 2019. It will be in the Cathedral grounds throughout October. It is made from scrap metal, including old trailer parts and…

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Please click on the button below to be taken to our Just Giving page where you can donate to our charity. Every donation allows us to continue our inspiring and practical work to protect our coastlines and countryside from the blight of plastic pollution. Donations are an incredible way for you to show your support…

Joining 1% for the Planet

1% for the Planet was created to ensure our planet and future generations thrive. This ethos aligns perfectly with our work at the Final Straw Foundation. Our planet and the future come first. 1% for the Planet is a global movement that inspires and brings together businesses and individuals to support environmental charities, non-profits and…

New collaboration helps clear over 5,000kg of litter from local area

2021 saw the start of an exciting new collaboration for FSF. Over the last seven months, we have partnered with South Central Probation Service Community Payback Teams and through this collaboration, nearly 2000 hours of litter picking have been successfully completed. We estimate that over an incredible 5,000kg of waste (predominantly single-use plastics) have been…

First recipients of Single-Use Plastic Free Bronze Certification announced!

We are thrilled to announce the first business, sailing club and marina to receive our bronze certification award in association with The Green Blue. This new standard highlights the responsible and innovative practices and products used by organisations in the recreational boating industry. To date, 40+ organisations from all over the UK have registered to…