North Mymms District Green Belt Society

Protecting the Green Belt at North Mymms in Hertfordshire


Updated regularly Last updated 29 October 2009.        

Maps of green beltsclick here for all England, and here for the Metropolitan Green Belt.  There is also a Government interactive map on for the precise boundaries of Green Belts.  Green Belt boundaries are shown on the maps published with the local planning authority District / Borough Plan which can be seen at libraries and the appropriate main council office.

Green Belt history – why were they necessary?  Click here for an illustrated history.

Major change to this website

The London Green Belt Council now has its own website which is

The contents of London Green Belt Council pages have now been removed.

11 years old – Yes, it was April 1999 when this website went live.  Amazingly, in July 1999 an American TV producer contacted us asking for help in making a documentary showing how the UK Green Belts prevented the countryside from being submerged in an ever-expanding London.  A few years later this website became the joint website for both this society and the London Green Belt Council.  In October 2009 the latter created its own website – see above.

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Last updated

About us & history of Green Belts

29 Nov 2006

FAQ & Search queries

24 April 2007

Latest news


Our actions


Newsletters - NEW


Appeal decisions- nationally

23 April 2007

National green belt issues

25 May 2007

Mobile phone masts & satellite dishes

16 Dec 2004

Other sites which may interest you

14 May 2007

    visitors since 3 Sept 2004. Thanks for your interest. Bob Horrocks, Editor.   


Information supplied by Welwyn Hatfield Council, CPRE- Herts Soc, 'Planning' magazine, and other sources as indicated