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town (1991 pop. 21,350), E central England, on the Lea River. Hertford is an agricultural market with light industries, including brewing, flour milling, and the manufacture of leather goods and stationery. It was important even in Saxon times; there, in 672, the archbishop of Canterbury convened the first national church council. Near Hertford is one of England's leading schools, Haileybury College, founded in 1862. The school merged with the Imperial Service College in 1942.


a town in SE England, administrative centre of Hertfordshire. Pop.: 24 460 (2001)
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Randle, 41, of Hertford Heath, had denied failing to give a specimen.
Noell, Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager in Hertford with his staff, Kathy Lassiter, Banking Officer; Heidi Bass, Teller/Customer Service Representative; Kim Monds, Teller; Mortgage Loan Officer, Sheryl Helms and Investment Officer, Kevin Blair.
We will also be investing a further pounds 500,000 on plant and equipment in Hertford in addition to the substantial investment we have planned for Leicester
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But if we can open this up again both areas will benefit and we will have completed a fantastic new connection from the station, through Bull Yard, up through Hertford Street and into Broadgate.
Leung then teamed up with Chris Roe to win his doubles matches against Surrey and Hertford.
Violet, from Hertford, reported the pass lost after visiting her daughter in Stevenage.
The five-bedroom Hertford, at Persimmon Homes's Moor Court at West Moor, Forest Hall, is a three-storey detached home with a private garden and garage.
HOW unlucky for Doris How to be charged by Tesco for frozen peas used to reduce a swelling after a fall in the Hertford store.
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MERL, Materials Engineering Research Laboratory Limited of Hertford, England, has started a joint industry project to develop an improved understanding of the durability of rubber/metal bonding, especially in the light of changes underway in the industry due to environmental concerns to reduce usage of chlorinated solvents and move towards aqueous based adhesive systems.

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