Local Government


Central Bedfordshire Council | Local Councillors | Mid Bedfordshire Member of Parliament 

 Central Beds Council Office, Chicksands

Central Bedfordshire Council

  • Priory House
    Monks Walk
    SG17 5TQ
  • Tel: 0300 300 8000
  • Website: www.centralbeds.gov.uk

Central Bedfordshire Council - www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk

Central Bedfordshire Council - serving residents in Central Bedfordshire (former Mid Beds and South Beds District Council areas)


 Local Councillors

Central Bedfordshire Councillors for Ampthill. Maulden & Clophill

Issues relating to the County Council may include Education, Social Services, Transport, Roads, Footpaths, Street lighting (mostly main roads), Older & Younger People Services, Planning, Refuse Collection, Pest Control, Bus Passes, Council Tax, Environmental Health, Licensing, Noise Nuisance, Street Cleansing.

Your Unitary Authority Councillors are: 

Mark Smith (Independent)

Councillor Mark Smith

Contacts: 6 Sidney Road, Ampthill, Beds, MK45 2RJ.Tel: 07896124933. Email: mark.smith@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk

Mike Blair (Conservative)












Contacts: 4 Lyme Close, Ampthill, Beds, MK45 2LB. Tel: 01525 404513. Email: mike.blair@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk

Paul Duckett (Conservative)













Contacts: 62 Ampthill Road, Maulden, Beds, MK45 2DH. Tel: 07988 184061. Email: paul.duckett@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk

Ampthill Town Councillors

Ampthill Town Council, Park Lodge, Ampthill Great Park, Woburn Street, Ampthill, Beds, MK45 2HX. Tel: 01525 404355. Website: www.ampthilltowncouncil.org.uk

Issues relating to the Town Council include street lighting (mostly side roads), Ampthill Park, The Firs (Coopers Hill), the new Cemetery, Allotments, Car Parks, Bus Shelters, Grass Cutting, Public Toilets, Markets & Christmas Lights. 

  • Stephen Addy  
  • John Bingham
  • Jake  Bishop
  • Susan  Clinch
  • Richard Holden
  • Chris Redding
  • Kieran Richardson
  • Mark Smith Deputy Mayor)
  • Roy Tebbutt
  • Ian  Titman (Mayor)
  • Margaret Wilson


Mid Bedfordshire Member of Parliament

Your M.P is: Nadine Dorries (Conservative) - E-mail: dorriesn@parliament.uk, Write Nadine Dorries, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA. Telephone: 020 7219 4239. Fax: 020 7219 6428). Website: www.dorries.org.uk

To find out details about my regular help and advice surgeries in the constituency, contact the Mid-Bedfordshire Conservative Association Offices in Shefford: Mid-Bedfordshire Conservative Association, St Michael's Close, High Street, Shefford, Bedfordshire, SG17 5DD. Tel: 01462 811992. Fax: 01462 850192

2019 Election Results

Ampthill Town Council Election Result: 

  • Uncontested Election - as only 11 residents stood for the 12 vacancies

Central Beds Council Election Result for Ampthill Ward:

  • Mark Andrew Smith (Independent) - 2,135 (Elected)
  • Michael Colin Blair (Conservative) - 1,595 (Elected)
  • Paul Alan Duckett (Conservative) - 1,564 (Elected)
  • Stephen Richard Addy (Conservative) - 1,542
  • Susan Heather Clinch (Green) - 1,193
  • Catherine Ruth Brown (Liberal Democrat) - 967
  • Valerie Ann Quinn (Labour) - 449
  • Louise Helen Chinnery (Labour) - 373
  • Carmen Williams (Labour) - 263

Turnout: 38.29%