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….

Easter Weekend Beach Clean Success!

On Easter Saturday, the 30th March 2018, we hosted our second official beach clean up on The Hayling Billy Trail! We encouraged support through our social media channels and by word of mouth throughout the local area. People came from local villages and towns, with a few people travelling over from Southampton to help. We…

Hayling Billy Trail Shore Beach Clean-Up

The Final Straw Emsworth would love everyone to join us in a beach clean-up at the start of the Hayling Billy trail in Langstone on Sunday 18th February 2018, 9.30 – 11.30am. We will post a more exact meeting location in due course. A few days ago, during a family walk there, we were horrified…