The Fight for Fairer Fashion

By Guest Blogger, Tom Maclaren Fast fashion has captivated consumers around the globe for many years. This buzz phrase can be described as a method of design, manufacture and marketing of clothing that seeks to deliver large amounts of ‘on-trend’ clothing as cheaply as possible. Whilst at first glance this seems beneficial to buyers and…

We are hiring!

Role: Final Straw Foundation Admin/Social Media Assistant Job Summary Salary:  £20,000 pro-rata per annumWork location: Work from home & occasionally Emsworth, Hampshire, UKHours per week: 10Contract type: Fixed term 6 months with potential to extendClosing date: 31st March 2022Interview dates: 4th & 5th April 2022 About Us: Share your passion for the natural environment, conservation and community. We are a…

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 for 2022

We are ready and raring to go with our beach cleaning 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 you will…