As many other towns around Essex start to spiral out of control it is Rayleigh that is often overlooked by critics. With violence escalating and the hoards of hooded gangs slowly dominating the streets it is not long before the once quaint town of Rayleigh is transformed into yet another ghetto of in-bred pikey?s and chav?s obsessed with destroying anything around. The evidence against Rayleigh mounts up as crime begins its rise and education begins its fall.
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