The Grays Riverside area has been identified as a Big Local area and will receive at least £1m to make a massive and lasting positive difference to the community. It’s about bringing together all the local talent, ambitions, skills and energy from individuals, groups and organisations who want to make their area an even better place to live.

Local community groups and community champions are currently forming the Steering Committee and working groups to start the process of finding out how to setup the project the make the most impact in the area.

3 working groups have been setup with the following brief

Factual Information Working Group – To research the local area
Publicity and Communication – To promote the work of Big Local
Community Involvement – To get the involvement of the local residents