Welcome to
Discover Hertford

Hertford is a historic market town 20 miles north of London in the East Hertfordshire countryside, an area often regarded as one of the most desirable in the UK. With a population of 27,000, the town features excellent schools and a healthy economy. The town dates back to the 10th Century and lies at the confluence of four rivers.


The volume of traffic and levels of congestion in Hertford have increased significantly over the years.


Browse our gallery of images showing recent housing developments in Hertford

Carnival 2016

This year's carnival took place in the Castle Grounbds on 19th June.

What's On

Find out what's on in Hertford or add your event to our listings.

Business A-Z

Search our A-Z of Hertford businesses or add your business to our listings.

Retail Database

Browse our database of retail outlets and premises to check out the health of Hertford's retail marketplace.


Visit our forum to find out what's people are talking about in the town. You can just browse the discussion or register for free to have your say.




Secondary Schools


Railway Stations



We also have low crime, high employment & above-average educational achievement.

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