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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.

Local News

The latest hyperlocal news on what's happening in Hertford's four wards, including planning, crime, culture & transport

Bengeo Quarry Plans

Campaigning continues against gravel extraction north of Bengeo, with a county council decision due this month

Bircherley Green

Bircherley Green shopping centre is in the centre of town and currently facing a major regeneration programme.

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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