Tilbury CLLD is a new £4.4million programme to help people overcome barriers to employment and get back into work in Tilbury. 

The project aims to get hundreds of unemployed people into work, education or training, and the most disengaged actively looking for jobs.

It also seeks to help the development of 40 new small and medium enterprises through start-up grants and other support, as well as support about 28 existing businesses with funding available for upgrading business frontages.