Grays, a town in the East of England

Same day courier Grays services are provided by Same Day Couriers Direct in this town, located in the borough of Thurrock in Essex.

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Grays has much to offer the visitor and is ideal for family visits with a chance to visit the Chafford Gorges Nature Park offering 200 acres of green space, with trails, lakes, meadows and woodland. Other popular attractions include the Essex Fire Museum with over 1,500 exhibits and Upside Down House™, a must to test your senses. The town also has Lakeside Shopping Centre with over 250 shops, cafes and restaurants within, add to that the retail park, making it one of the largest shopping destinations in the UK.

Grays economic sectors

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Key growth sectors:

  • port, logistics and transport
  • retail
  • construction
  • business services
  • recreation and leisure
  • environmental technology and energy
  • creative industries

“With its riverside location and transport links, we have a fast growing economy supported by major developments. The changes taking place over the next decade will ensure Thurrock prospers for years to come.”

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Grays is home to some well known established businesses bringing in employment opportunities for the town. Including The Port of Tilbury (London); Procter & Gamble Ltd, holder of many global brands, has a plant in the town; Industrial Chemicals Group Limited, chemicals; Harris Holdings (Grays) Limited, automotive repair, hire and sale of commercial vehicles and John F Hunt Group Ltd, property and construction specialists.

Grays is served by a number of airports including London City Airport at just over a 15 miles drive west of the town and London Southend Airport at just over a 20 miles drive east. Add London Stansted Airport as an additional option at just over 35 miles and the town has excellent connectivity with plenty of choice for flight destinations in the UK, Europe and worldwide.

The Port of Tilbury (London) is located in Grays and owned by Forth Ports. Of all its ports, this is the largest and is London‘s major port. The port covers over 1000 acres, has over 50 operating berths and over 5 million square feet of warehouse space,

Grays as a town, sitting close to the capital city, will always have need for a same day courier service provider that can offer deliveries that are fast and reliable. At Same Day Couriers Direct we offer our expertise and services with a focus on key sectors and can provide support to your business when it comes to urgent, secure deliveries. We give the same day courier service that will meet your expectations.

Essex County Council: for advice and information to support businesses of all sizes in the Essex area including Grays.

Visit Essex: for all the visitor information not just for Grays but also for Essex county and the surrounding areas.