Beach Cleans

Upcoming Beach Cleans

See our upcoming beach cleans below, but first, read this! It’s important to follow the rules when you come to one of our beach cleans. Please read our handy guide to avoiding wildlife disturbance while beach cleaning here. And here are the most important things to remember on the day!

Past Events & Relevant Blog Posts

  • Wildlife-friendly beach cleaning!
    It may sound counter-intuitive, because clearly when we are beach cleaning, we are trying to help wildlife by reducing the impact of litter on their habitat. However, it’s also really important to remember that while we are beach cleaning, we could be causing disturbance to wildlife living in the area we are so busy tidying…
  • EA and Solent Forum launch new Solent Plastics Pollution Hub
    We are pleased to be featured in the new Solent Plastics Pollution information hub, launched by the Environment Agency and independent coastal partnership, the Solent Forum. The web-based resource features guidance for new and existing groups, including group links, information on borrowing equipment, litter recycling and disposal, and local initiatives. Litter pickers can also join…
  • 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…
  • Book now for summer term assemblies or workshops!
    Our fabulous outreach team, Georgie and Zoe, are in full swing with visiting local schools to give free assemblies, run workshops or school beach cleans this term. We are now taking bookings for the second half of the spring term and the summer term, so if you would like them to visit your school or…
  • Upcoming Beach Cleans & Events for 2022
    We are ready and raring to go with our beach cleaning and events this year. Since we started the campaign back in 2018, we have picked up an enormous 31.5 tonnes of rubbish from local beaches and countryside, with the help of nearly 4,000 volunteers! We intend to keep this momentum up, and so here…