The Final Fat Fish, ‘Nelson’!

In June 2019 we were totally thrilled to be able to launch ‘Nelson’, the Final Fat Fish! Nelson is a huge metal fish that we can transport around the area, visiting festivals, parks and towns with an aim to raise awareness of the sheer volume of disposable plastic bottles we use. The idea is simple…

New Final Straw Solent T-shirts are now available!

Our fabulous new Final Straw Solent t-shirts are now available online! All made from 100% organic cotton, all profit from the sales of our merchandise is put back into the campaign to help us fund our schools and community outreach programme, as well as our beach cleaning kit. Because we love to support small local…

Wicor Primary School Superstars!

We have been working with Wicor Primary School, who are very dedicated to reducing their environmental footprint and reducing plastic waste. Here is a post written by the children that has gone onto their school blog, which we are reproducing here! Interview with Bianca Carr, Final Straw Solent We have a strong environmental curriculum through…

Balloons don’t go to heaven…

It’s devastating to lose someone close to you, and we extend our condolences to anyone that has lost someone recently. It’s a natural part of the grieving process to want to come together to say goodbye, whether as part of a funeral or event to pay respects. However we still keep seeing reports on social…

Fabulous school children!

So far this term, we have been into 11 local schools to give assemblies. With an average of between 200 – 400 children in each school, that means that we’ve reached in the region of 3,000 children this term already, talking about how we can all do our bit to reduce the amount of pointless…