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This website has been created by Rochford District Council, supported by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), as a central information hub for the town centres of Rayleigh, Rochford and Hockley.

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Our fantastic retail

The website provides information on the range of fantastic retail and food and drink businesses you can find in our town centres, alongside local town centre initiatives, resources and safety information.

As we move out of the pandemic, we are encouraging people to think local when they shop and dine out. Rochford District is home to a range of outstanding independent businesses which contribute to making our town centres vibrant and attractive.

Shop Locally

By shopping and dining locally you will help these businesses to recover and thrive.

This website is a work in progress, and if you have ideas on how it can be improved we would love to hear from you.


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