Town of Harpenden, Hertfordshire
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Harpenden is a town in Hertfordshire in the East of England.
Harpenden lies on the A1081 road between Luton and St Albans.
The town of Harpenden's total population is just under 30,000.
Harpenden railway station is on a fast rail link to central London served by First Capital Connect (formerly Thameslink). This rail link gives direct access to London Luton Airport (one stop north) and London Gatwick Airport (south of London).
The arrival of the railway and the sale of farms for residential development after 1880 radically changed Harpenden.
Official Town of Harpenden, Hertfordshire website: www.harpenden.gov.uk