Beach Cleans

Upcoming Beach Cleans

  • Easter Sunday Beach Clean Portland, Weymouth
    Please join our amazing ambassadors, Hannah and Anna, members of the British Sailing Squad for an Easter Sunday Beach Clean with the family. Pop along for 10 minutes or an hour! When? Sunday 4th April 2021, 10:30am – 3:00pm Where? Meeting by the Frontline Coffee Shop, Lerret Rd, Portland DT5 1GB Any time at all…
  • 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…
  • 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…
  • 35 Year Old Crisp Packet Found During Beach Clean
    We often find interesting items on our beach cleans, and our latest clean-up on Hayling Island had it’s own little surprise in store. Aside from the huge amount of microplastics, cotton bud sticks and plastic nurdles washed up in the recent storms, we found two items of food packaging that dated back over 30 years!…
  • First Beach Clean of 2019!
    On Sunday 6th January we held our first beach clean of 2019. It was a bit of an impromptu event, as we had been informed earlier in the week by one of our regular volunteers that unfortunately someone had let off plastic confetti cannons by the beach down by the Ferryboat Pub on Hayling Island….