Welcome to Royston

Royston is a small town in Hertfordshire which has a population of around 17,000.

Steeped in history, Royston used to have 2 hospitals as well as a monastery. The hospital of St John and St Thomas was founded by Richard Argentine, Sheriff of Cambridge in 1224.

Royston offers a range of great schools, two of which ranked as ‘outstanding’ in their most recent Ofstead reports, ‘Icknield Walk First School’, and ‘St Mary Roman Catholic School’.  

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