On Sunday the cathedral hosted a Matins service to bring together, give thanks for and supports all who administer law and order in the county, together with those who work to prevent offending behaviour, protect our society, provide support for all who need it and contribute in other ways to make Hertfordshire a county of opportunity for all. 


The office of High Sheriff is the oldest secular office under the Crown and there have been High Sheriff's for at least 1000 years.  The current High Sheriff of Hertfordshire is Sally Burton DL.