The Big Christmas Jumper Swap!

We are encouraging schools, colleges, universities, businesses – anyone really! – to set up a Big Christmas Jumper Swap this year rather than discarding their old jumpers and buying brand new! It is estimated that 1 in 4 Christmas jumpers are thrown away each year, or or never worn more than once. So this year,…

Read all about it!

If you would like an overview of some of the things we have been up to, as well as checking out our blog posts you can find our press coverage all in one place on our Flipboard magazine.  There are articles on there about ‘Nellie’ the Final Fat Fish, beach cleans, businesses that have signed…

The Final Fat Fish, ‘Nellie’!

In June 2019 we were totally thrilled to be able to launch ‘Nelson’, the Final Fat Fish! Nelson, or Nellie as she is affectionately called, 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…

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…