Informing Ampthill

 

Informing you about Ampthill's past and what's happening in the town today

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Informing = Imparting Knowledge

Without the knowledge of what has gone on in Ampthill's past, what goes on in the town today and what's happening in the future, it is difficult to feel a part of the community whether you are a lifelong resident or a new arrival to the town. This sub-section of pages aims to impart the necessary knowledge to make you feel an informed member of the community of Ampthill. The pages under this sub-section of the Ampthill.info site cover:

  • About Ampthill - a general overview of Ampthill and details of statistics relating to the town
  • Ampthill History - detail of the historic events that have shaped the town of today
  • Ampthill Timeline - a listing of all the important dates in Ampthill's history
  • A Tour Around the Streets of Ampthill - an opportunity to walk around the streets of the town and learn a little more detail about the town's rich history
  • Ampthill Town Council - details of the Town Councillors, upcoming meetings and the Town Council's responsibilities
  • Local Government - details of Mid Beds District Council, Beds County Council, the emerging Central Beds Unitary Authority and our local MP, Nadine Dorries
  • Shops & Businesses - an overview of Ampthill's Shops and Businesses, with details of what the Town Plan had to say on the subject
  • Markets - details of Ampthill's Charter Market (held every Thursday) and Farmers Market (held on the last Saturday of each month except December), along with details of what the Town Plan had to say on the subject
  • Housing & Development - details of social housing, estate agents and planning issues relating to the town, plus what the Town Plan had to say on the subject
  • Education - details of the town's schools, pre-schools and local further education establishments, plus what the Town Plan had to say on the subject
  • Sports - details of the plethora of sports that take place in and around Ampthill, along with what the Town Plan had to say on the subject
  • Local Olympic Legacy - the 2012 Olympics aimed to have a legacy in encouraging more people to take up a sport. On this page, you can find details of local sports you may wish to take up. 
  • Voluntary Groups - voluntary groups in the town, together with what the Town Plan had to say on the subject
  • Leisure & Entertainment - details of leisure and entertainment opportunities in Ampthill and the surrounding area, plus what the Town Plan had to say on the subject
  • Ampthill Music - discover the depth of local music talent, including videos from local bands
  • Young Ampthill - details of activities for young people in the town and in the surrounding area, plus what the Town Plan had to say on the subject
  • Halls & Meeting Rooms - details of venues for your events or meetings, along with what the Town Plan had to say on the subject
  • Tourism - details of what you should visit if you are coming to our historic and beautiful town, together with what the Town Plan had to say on the subject
  • Transport & Parking - details of local bus and train services, plus where you can park in the town. Find out what the Town Plan had to say on the subject
  • Heath & Social Care - details of the town's doctors, dentists, opticians. local hospitals and what the Town Plan had to say on the subject
  • Ampthill & District Good Neighbours - details of the Good Neighbours Scheme for the town and Maulden and Millbrook, that provides help to those in need. In addition, find out what the Town Plan had to say on the subject
  • Ampthill & Flitwick Timebank - learn how time is the currency in this initiative that encourages residents to exchange their skills
  • Community Safety - details of Ampthill Beat Manager, Ampthill Community Safety Forum, Licensing issues and what the Town Plan had to say on the subject
  • Environment - details about Ampthill Park and Coopers Hill (The Firs) and what the Town Plan had to say on the subject
  • Churches - details of the many opportunities to worship in Ampthill
  • Food & Drink - come and sample the delights of Ampthill's many public houses and restaurants/coffee shops/takeaways