Help! We need more clean-up kits!

Can you help us? Over the last year through the pandemic and lockdowns, we have been contacted by many individuals and smaller community groups keen to continue litter-picking and keeping our beautiful coastline clean and tidy in a socially distant manner. We have given out many of our litter-picking kits and are happy to support…

Reusables – back in action?

Fed up with having your reusable cup refused at coffee shops? According to over 100 scientists, it is safe to use reusables in cafes and coffee shops. If you run or work in a cafe, you can download a free poster here – read more….

Drain Art Competition!

The results from our (slightly altered!) drain art competition are in. We have an incredible array of beautiful artwork from children from a number of schools across the area. Find out more!

Earth Day 2021

Today is Earth Day. In our book, it’s Earth Day everyday, but it’s great that Earth Day helps to concentrate the focus on our amazing world, the environmental issues it faces and how our everyday actions impact our beautiful blue planet. This blog post is dedicated to everyone who goes out of their way to…

Portland Beach Clean with our Ambassadors!

By Hannah Bristow and Anna Carpenter Final Straw Foundation Ambassadors and members of the Olympic Sailing Team 2024 When we thought, just last week, that it was safe enough to run a beach clean for Easter we knew we were leaving it a bit late to advertise. People might have plans, or just not hear…