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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.

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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 ArchiveAmpthill Weather Station, Ampthill Community Safety Group and Ampthill Town Council 

New: Ampthill Welcome Pack

Ampthill Welcome Pack 

Find out more about Ampthill's New Welcome Pack - the essential guide for residents old and new - download this and the new Ampthill Essentials Information Sheet from the Ampthill Welcome Pack Page 

 Ampthill - The Past

 Carpe Diem


Ampthill is a 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.

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Ampthill - Present

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 About Webmaster - Mark Smith

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