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…

Big Easter Litter Hunt, Hayling Island

We were recently contacted by the Mum of the fantastic Florri, age 4 and Sidney, age 10 (pictured) who live on Hayling Island. They were sad about seeing litter around the Island, and decided they wanted to do something about it to keep it clean for all of us to enjoy. Inspired by these proactive…

Online learning resources

Pop on over to our school and home learning resource page to get some ideas for home learning and lesson plans that can be used in the classroom! We have resources for primary and secondary school-age children, with a mix of lesson plans, presentations and a video that can be used to help children to…

Duke of Edinburgh Award Superstar Students!

Welcome to our amazing Duke of Edinburgh volunteers! With our environment facing an unprecedented amount of plastic litter that is choking our oceans and causing untold dangers to wildlife, we at the Final Straw Foundation know just how important it is to keep this waste off our streets, beaches and parks. This is where we…