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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.

Food Festival

This year's annual food and drink festuvals takes place on 9th to 11th October.

Hertford & Ware Waterbus

With the Summer months now upon us the weekend waterbus service to Ware is proving popular.

The Musical Mystery Tour

Hertford's annual music festival takes place in the town centre on the last Sunday in August.

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.