Welcome to your Gateway to all things Ampthill
The Website that puts the Spirit back into Community
Ampthill - Past, Present and Future aims to foster community spirit and action by informing, engaging and empowering the residents of Ampthill and the wider community. Truly 'The Big Society' in Practice.
The Family of Ampthill Websites
Ampthill.Info is part of a Family of Key Ampthill Websites that include Ampthill.Biz, Ampthill Forum, Ampthill History, Ampthill TV, Ampthill Images, Ampthill Video Archive, Ampthill Weather Station, Ampthill Community Safety Group and Ampthill Town Council
Ampthill Town Council Election Result:
- Stephen Addy – 1462
- Sally Bacon – 1765
- Mike Blair – 1931
- Paul Duckett – 2314
- Sue Hinkin – 1403
- Richard Holden – 1954
- Simon Peacock – 1067
- Kieran Richardson – 508
- Mark Smith – 2352
- Roy Tebbutt – 1506
- Ian Titman – 1130
- Margaret Wilson – 1418
- Margaret Wright - 1619
Electorate Total = 6045, Ballot Papers Issued = 4219, Turnout = 70%
All bar Kieran Richardson elected to serve as Town councillors for the next 4 years
Central Beds Council Election Result for Ampthill Ward:
- Mike Blair - Conservative Party - 3,921 (Elected)
- Susan Heather Clinch - Green Party - 1,739
- Paul Raymond Downing - Conservative Party - 2,899 (Elected)
- Paul Alan Duckett - Conservative Party - 3,753 (Elected)
- Peter Joyce - Labour Party - 1,465
- Mark Andrew Smith - Independent - 2,378
Ampthill & Flitwick Timebank
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Ampthill - Past
Ampthill is a Georgian Town with a rich history that includes the imprisonment of Katherine of Aragon and the fact that the town provided the birthplace to the man that named New York, Colonel Richard Nicolls.
There is little doubt that Ampthill has a more interesting and significant history than most towns of a much larger size. Its inhabitants are rightly proud of its past and are anxious to share their heritage with friends and visitors from further a field.
Explore the town's rich history via:
- Ampthill History - page highlighting some of the town's major historical events
- Ampthill Timeline - a chronological list all the town's major happenings
- A Tour Round the Streets of Ampthill - explore the town's history street by street
Ampthill News via Ampthill.Info on Facebook:
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Get the Ampthill App on Your Smartphone
The 'Ampthill App' for i-Phone & Android
Download the new 'Ampthill App' for Free. The App initially includes the following:
- Ampthill Events - details of town events straight to your mobile
- Ampthill News & Information - details from the Ampthill.Info Facebook & Twitter pages
- Ampthill Video - YouTube videos from the Ampthill.Info & Ampthill TV channels
- Ampthill Photos - from Flickr, Facebook & TwitPic. Plus the ability to upload your photos of Ampthill to the App via LiveAlbum
- Local News - from Beds On Sunday RSS Stream
Why not take a look!
More features will be introduced over the coming weeks and months
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