You are in: Teaching & Learning » Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies » Geography Issues Packs

Geography Local Issues Packs Available for Reference Use at HALS

HALS has developed a series of project packs on topical local issues and places, for use by students, particularly of Geography. The packs contain newspaper cuttings, planning information, maps, and photographs etc. Unfortunately these packs cannot be sold due to copyright restrictions, however students may take photocopies of extracts in the normal way.

Telephone 0300 123 4049 or email or write to Hertfordshire Archives & Local Studies, Register Office Block, CHR 002, County Hall, Pegs Lane, Hertford, SG13 8EJ

Theme packs

  • A41 Bypass
  • Bhaktivedanta Manor
  • British Aerospace site, Hatfield
  • The Galleria, Hatfield
  • Gravel Extraction
  • Jarman Fields Development, Hemel Hempstead
  • Lea Valley Park
  • New Towns and Garden Cities
  • Rivers
  • Rivers of North West Hertfordshire
  • Settlements and Environmental Change
  • West of Stevenage Housing Development
  • Woodside Leisure Complex, Watford


These packs contain information on a range of issues that affect the town, such as housing, traffic and transport, environmental issues, shopping and industry etc.

  • Bishops Stortford
  • Harpenden
  • Hemel Hempstead
  • Hertford
  • Hitchin
  • St Albans
  • Stevenage
  • Ware
  • Watford
  • Welwyn Garden City