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|Number 480 |
Ampthill Festival Parade 2023
The subject of this year's parade is the spirit of joy, pride and togetherness.
|Number 479 |
Guy Ingle as a King Charles lookalike on Australian TV.
During the Coronation celebrations, Guy Ingle played King Charles on a London bus in an outside broadcast for Australian TV Sunrise.
|Number 478 |
Affray on Woburn St
On Friday 12th May, a violent affray took place on Woburn Street. Four arrests have been made but police are still appealing for witnesses to come forward.
|Number 477 |
Recovery of a lorry that fell into a field near Houghton House.
A reversing lorry slipped on to its side in a field near to Houghton House, Ampthill. This video shows its downfall and subsequent recovery.
|Number 476 |
Guy Ingle appears as a King Charles lookalike on Good Morning Britain.
During the Coronation celebrations, Guy Ingle appears as King Charles on Good Morning Britain.
|Number 475 |
Ampthill Festival Parade 2022
Nice to see it back after two missed years! This year's theme is the Royal Gala Jubilee.
|Number 474 |
Charles or William? Who should be the next monarch?
Guy Ingle takes part in the big debate as 'Prince Charles'.
|Number 473 |
Police Camera Action Helicopter
A 1995 helicopter video of police trapping some armed robbers outside what was then Earls Restaurant in Dunstable St, Ampthill.
|Number 472 |
Air Ambulance near Houghton House, Ampthill.
The Magpas air ambulance landed close to Ampthill after a man was kicked in the head by a horse. Luckily it wasn't needed.
|Number 471 |
Maulden Rose Fair 1995
Maulden Rose Fair 1995, prizes presented by "Prince Charles". Video courtesy of Louise Hodge, Fidelity Design & Print, Telford Way, Bedford and Guy Ingle.
|Number 470 |
Stewartby Brickworks - end of an era
The remaining four chimneys at the old Stewartby brickworks have been demolished.
|Number 469 |
Due to the ongoing COVID pandemic, this year's service was held without the usual large audience of Ampthill residents.
|Number 468 |
Ampthill Festival Parade 2019
This year's theme is 'The Greatest Show on Earth'
|Number 467 |
Chucklefoot discusses BGT on 3CR
Chucklefoot discusses Britains Got Talent on Three Counties Radio
|Number 466 |
Chucklefoot on Britains Got Talent
Chucklefoot auditions for BGT
|Number 465 |
An Evening with Keith Deller Pt1
Champion darts player Keith Deller plays 7 members of Ampthill Cricket Club
|Number 464 |
Ampthill Armistice 100
Steve Hartley talks to BBC 3 Counties Radio's Nick Koffer about the forthcoming 1st World War armistice celebrations in Ampthill.
|Number 463 |
Ampthill Festival Parade 2018
This years theme is 'Ampthill Festival Going Wild'
|Number 462 |
The White Hart Fire renovation
The White Hart caught fire on 6th July 2001. Recently discovered video from inside during the renovation by Roger Prest.
|Number 461 |
Clophill Scarecrow Festival 2017
Clophill Scarecrow Festival is held every September and attracts a large number of entries in three different categories. Amazing innovation!
|Number 460 |
A trip around Russell House, Dunstable St in 2012, before demolition.
Russell House started life as a Victorian house. It has been a nursery, a school, a factory and Beds CC media department. It was demolished in 2015.
|Number 459 |
Maurice Kachuk appeared on Blue Peter in 1976
13yr old Maurice Kachuk, now proprietor of the famous Maurice Kachuk School of Dancing in Ampthill, danced on Blue Peter.
|Number 458 |
Micro Museum opens
A Micro Museum has been opened in Ampthill Fireplaces. It contains an Ampthill history timeline and various exhibits.
|Number 457 |
Ampthill Festival Parade 2017
This year's theme is space travel.
|Number 456 |
Human Givens - Therapy & Therapists
Mandy Prest talks to Ben Keenan and David Slade about therapy and what to look for in a therapist.
|Number 455 |
Helping survivors of abuse - The Human Givens Approach
Mandy Prest talks to Ben Keenan about Human Givens, a more modern method of helping survivors of abuse.
|Number 454 |
Prima Donna come 3rd in Eurovision Song Contest 1980
Ampthill resident Kate Robbins (Spitting Image, Soho Nights) and sister Jane were in 1980's pop group Prima Donna. Who knew???? Will we ever score points again?
|Number 453 |
The Airlander flies again
The Airlander has been practising landing! Note the addition of two new teeth to protect the cockpit. (Video - P Martin)
|Number 452 |
An Evening with Bobby George
Champion dart player Bobby George plays 14 local people at a cricket club event at the Parkside Hall.
|Number 451 |
National Westminster Bank closure in Ampthill debated in Parliament
MP Nadine Dorries secures a debate in Parliament regarding the closure of the National Westminster Bank in Ampthill.
|Number 450 |
Fidelity Print moves to the Wixams
Ampthill printers Fidelity Print have moved to the Wixams. A 3 min timelapse of the move plus a map and contact details.
|Number 449 |
Local author Adam Croft No 1 on Amazon in UK & USA
Local author Adam Croft tops the author's list in the UK & USA knocking J K Rowling to No 2
|Number 448 |
Tommy's Footsteps Memorial Service
An extra Remembrance Service in Ampthill this year to celebrate Tommy's Footprints.
|Number 447 |
Volunteers paint 707 pairs of footprints in Ampthill Park. Chris Hayes investigates why.
|Number 446 |
Tommy's Footprints interview on 3CR
Steve Hartley talks about Tommy's Footprints to Nick Coffer on BBC 3 Counties Radio.
|Number 445 |
Treating Panic - the Human Givens approach
Mandy Prest talks to Ben Keenan about Human Givens, a more modern method of treating panic & anxiety
|Number 444 |
Chucklefoot appears on Teletubbies
Maulden's own One Man Band Chucklefoot, appears on CBeebies Teletubbies
|Number 443 |
Hoppy Birthday Ampthill Brewhouse!
Ampthill Brewhouse hold their 1st birthday party and launch some new beers.
|Number 442 |
The Airlander visits Ampthill
Houghton Ruins appear to be an attraction for the Airlander.
|Number 441 |
Ampthill Festival Parade 2016
The parade this year is celebrating 'The Best of British'.
|Number 440 |
Adam Croft on BBC Look East
Successful local author Adam Croft appears on BBC Look East to discuss self publication and self promotion.
|Number 439 |
Guy Ingle appears in Toby Carvery Advert
Ampthill's Guy Ingle appears as a Prince Charles lookalike in a Toby Carvery advert for the Queen's 90th birthday.
|Number 438 |
The Royal Masonic School for Girls talk to Astronaut Tim Peake on the
The girls at the Royal Masonic School in Rickmansworth talk to Astronaut Tim Peake on the ISS using the old ATV van.
|Number 437 |
Dry January at the Queen's Head in Ampthill
The landlord of the Queen's Head in Ampthill complains that Dry January reduced his takings by 50%
|Number 436 |
Guy Ingle as Prince Charles in Body Shop Ad
Ampthill's Guy Ingle appears as Prince Charles in this years Mothers Day Body Shop Ad
|Number 435 |
Treating PTSD using the Human Givens Approach
Mandy Prest talks to Ben Keenan about Human Givens, a more modern method of treating Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
|Number 434 |
Ampthill Literary Festival 2016 Launch Party
Ampthill Lit Fest 2016 is underway with a new name, venue and a host of new guest writers. Find out who & where.
|Number 433 |
Duke of Bedford War Memorial Rededication
Replacing the stolen plaques and rededicating the memorial. Interview with the Duke and Dowager Duchess of Bedford and Ian Church.
|Number 432 |
Jenny Eclair 'in conversation' at the Ampthill Literary Festival.
Jenny Eclair reads extracts from her new book in between making the audience laugh. Intro by Robert Daws
|Number 431 |
'Being Boycie'. John Challis at the Ampthill Literary Festival.
Philip Whiteley talks to actor John Challis about his acting and writing. Intro by Robert Daws.
|Number 430 |
'And Why Not?' Barry Norman at the 2015 Ampthill Literary Festival.
Simon Michael talks to veteran journalist Barry Norman about his 60yr career. Part of the 2015 Ampthill Literary Festival
|Number 429 |
Scientific Discussion at the Ampthill Literary Festival.
Jeremy Ramsden, John Emsley & Alanna Collen join the Literary Festival audience in a discussion of scientific issues.
|Number 428 |
'Chemistry At Home'. Part of the 2015 Ampthill Literary Festival.
John Emsley looks at the chemical make-up of various household products.
|Number 427 |
'Where do writers get their ideas?'
Bobby Darbyshire at the 2015 Ampthill Literary Festival discusses how writers actually progress their work.
|Number 426 |
Harvard over Ampthill
A 2nd World War Harvard repeatedly strafes Lockheed Martin's factory in Ampthill.
|Number 425 |
'10% Human'. Part of the Ampthill Literary Festival.
Alanna Collen discusses the effect antibiotics have on your body's friendly bacteria and its harmful side effects.
|Number 424 |
Ampthill Literary Festival Opening
Part of the Ampthill Literary Festival 2015. Ted Robbins conducts the official opening.
|Number 423 |
'The Art of Being Normal'. Part of the Ampthill Literary Festival 2015
Lisa Williamson reads from & talks about her new young adult novel.
|Number 422 |
Young Writers Competition Prize Presentation
Part of Ampthill Literary Festival 2015. Ted Robbins & Lisa Williamson read the stories and present the prizes.
|Number 421 |
Ampthill Festival Parade 2015
The entire parade ascends Woburn Street. This year's theme is New York.
|Number 420 |
Treating depression - the Human Givens approach
Mandy Prest talks to Ben Keenan about Human Givens, a more modern method of treating depression.
|Number 419 |
Close of Play
Robert Daws & Amy Robbins read a chapter of PJ Whiteley's excellent new book, Close of Play
|Number 418 |
Ampthill Literary Festival Announces
Some of the big names booked for this year's Literary Festival were announced at a book launch on Tuesday
|Number 417 |
Ampthill Business Report April 2015
A Vapour Cafe has opened in Dunstable St, Ampthill. What is a Vapour Cafe? Chris Hayes investigates...
|Number 416 |
Ampthill Air Quality
An interview with Central Beds Council regarding the poor air quality in Ampthill and what options the Council has.
|Number 415 |
The Shaving of Russell's Beard
Landlord of The Albion, Russell Fletcher, has his beard and head shaved raising over £6000 for Keech Hospice.
|Number 414 |
The 'Two Fairies' visit Maulden
The M&S Two Fairies bring festive joy to a family who spent last Christmas reeling from a burglary.
|Number 413 |
Ampthill Business Report October 2014
The Golden Hare Gallery in Woburn St, Ampthill was opened on Sat 4th October by England Cricket captain Alastair Cook
|Number 412 |
Ampthill By The Sea
Affectionately known as Ampthill by the Sea due to the amount of Ampthillians who visit. An unusual view of where?
|Number 411 |
News Update - The Hide Wine Bar
The Hide, a new wine bar has opened in Woburn Street, Ampthill. Chris Hayes attended the opening night.
|Number 410 |
Fibre East 2013
Fibre East 2014 is at Redborne School on Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th July. Here is a look at last year's event.
|Number 409 |
Ampthill Festival 2014 Preview
A preview of Ampthill Festival 2014, 4th - 6th July.
|Number 408 |
Ampthill News Update
Catch up with the news around Ampthill as of 17th June 2014
|Number 407 |
The Famous Flitton Potato Race
Find out the history then watch the highlights of the 2013 Famous Flitton Potato Race including the split bag incident!
|Number 406 |
Ampthill Business Report May 2014
A quick update on Ampthill business including St Andrew's Place, Flowers with Flair, Hearts & Hounds, new winebar.
|Number 405 |
Ampthill Three Legged Race 2013
This year's race is on May 24th. Download your sponsor form from 3LR website. Watch last years race here.
|Number 404 |
Central Bedfordshire from the Air
An Eastern Skies video looking at Wrest Pk, Shuttleworth, Cardington Sheds, Millbrook TT, Houghton House & Woburn Abbey
|Number 403 |
Restoration of Clophill Church
A BBC program with John Sergeant looking at the restoration of Clophill Old Church.
|Number 402 |
Ampthill v Hanwell FA Vase Match
The highlights of the Ampthill v Hanwell 5th round FA Vase match on Saturday 15th February 2014 courtesy of TheColdEnd.
|Number 401 |
Maulden Crime Meeting
Following a spate of burglaries in Maulden, residents meet in the Village Hall to discuss what to do.
|Number 400 |
Ampthill Newsweek - 29th December 2013
A look back at the highlights of 2013, the ATV Xmas Party & the 2013 outtakes presented by Ampthilltv Howie
|Number 399 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 22nd December 2013
Rd by Frankie Gill covering Zonita Cinema, Rotary Community Award, Ampthill Rap, Xmas & more
|Number 398 |
Groups 2013 - Ocasan
Ocasan headline at the 2013 Ampthill Festival Gala Day
|Number 397 |
Groups 2013 - Jack Neville
Jack Neville plays at the 2013 Ampthill Festival Gala Day.
|Number 396 |
Groups 2013 - Alemiens Torch
Alemiens Torch play at the 2013 Ampthill Festival Gala Day.
|Number 395 |
The Brafront Guizers
The Brafront Guizers present The Upper Brafront-in-the-Hedges Mumming Play in The Queen's Head, Ampthill
|Number 394 |
Parkside Hall Construction Timelapse
See the new Parkside Hall being reconstructed in this six minute time lapse video.
|Number 393 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 15th December 2013
Read by Margie Hudson. Parkside Hall reopens, Costa Coffee good or bad?, Tree of Light, Brafront Guisers & more
|Number 392 |
Groups 2013 - Rue de la Soul
Rue de la Soul from Nissen Lez Ensurune play at the 2013 Ampthill Festival Gala Day. Interviewed by Hanah Mason.
|Number 391 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 8th December 2013
Rd by Lanie Bryer - Greenfield Pulloxhill Junction, Ampthill Xmas Tree Festival, Parkside Hall History, Arabella Beauty
|Number 390 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 1st December 2013
Rd by Adam Croft covering Mayors Xmas Lunch, Queens Head Cook Off, Flitwick Xmas Lights Switch On, Ampthill Print Centre
|Number 389 |
Groups 2013 - Wolf Club
Wolf Club play at the 2013 Ampthill Festival Gala Day
|Number 388 |
Groups 2013 - Electric Uke Orchestra
The Electric Uke Orchestra play at the 2013 Festival Gala Day.
|Number 387 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 17th November 2013
Rd by Ian Church covering Ampthill Christmas Lights switch on, 1985 (Flitwick) ATC, Coopers Hill maintenance & more..
|Number 386 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 10th November 2013
Rd by Maurice Kachuk. Remembrance Sunday in Ampthill, Maulden & Flitwick. Clophill Fireworks, Ampthill Festival Quiz.
|Number 385 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 3rd November 2013
Read by Chris Hayes covering new Bedfordshire's Coroners Court, Ampthill Fireworks, Tae Kwon Do classes, CRY awareness
|Number 384 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 27th October 2013
Read by Roger Horn covering final Parkside Hall preview, Lydias bakehouse,
Festival AGM, twin town
|Number 383 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 20th October 2013
Read by Rose Whiteley covering Grape Harvest, Pie Festival, Jewellery Roadshow, Ampthill Fireworks
|Number 382 |
Groups 2013 - The Paul Hegley Band
The Paul Hegley Band play at the 2013 Ampthill Festival Gala Day
|Number 381 |
Groups 2013 - Sophie & Charlie
Sophie & Charlie play at the 2013 Ampthill Festival Gala Day.
|Number 380 |
Groups 2013 - We Are Sons
We Are Sons play at the 2013 Ampthill Festival Gala Day
|Number 379 |
Groups 2013 - Big Small Talk
Big Small Talk play on the 2013 Ampthill Festival Gala Day
|Number 378 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 13th October 2013
Rd by Simon Shelton. Full of Life Show in Flitwick, Party for Parkside, Toddington Harvest Show & more
|Number 377 |
Groups 2013 - Kong
Kong open the music for the 2013 Ampthill Festival Gala Day
|Number 376 |
Ampthill Festival 2013
Ampthill Festival Parade and Gala Day 2013
|Number 375 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 6th October 2013
Rd by Rob Impey. AmpRocks nominated for awards, film of contents of Avenue House, Emily Atack opens estate agency & more
|Number 374 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 29th September 2013
Read by Sam Hardy. Interview with Ian Church abt DoB War Memorial, Flitwick rubbish, Vintage tractor show, Dog show.
|Number 373 |
Park Proms 2013 Amp Concert Orchestra Pt 2
The second half of Ampthill Concert Orchestra's performance at the 2013 Ampthill Park Proms.
|Number 372 |
Park Proms 2013 Amp Concert Orchestra pt 1
The first half of Ampthill Concert Orchestra's performance at the 2013 Ampthill Park Proms.
|Number 371 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 22nd September 2013
Read by Philip Whiteley. Ampthill War Memorial rededication, interview with Lord James & Dowager Duchess Bedford, RSPCA
|Number 370 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 15th September 2013
Read by Liz Perry covering Ampthill Fire Stn open day, Clophill Scarecrow Festival, Clophill Powwow, Prof Richardson
|Number 369 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 8th September 2013
Read by John Hele covering Ridgmont Stn renovation, African Art Exhibition, Ampthill Velo Club & more
|Number 368 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 1st September 2013
Read by Mal Crawford covering Lashings v Westoning, interview with Kerry Dixon, King's Arms Gdn, Co-op robbery arrests
|Number 367 |
Parkside Hall Refurbishment Update
On August 16th, Ampthill TV was given an exclusive peek into how the refurbishment is progressing.
|Number 366 |
Park Proms 2013 Redborne Jazz Band
Redborne Jazz Band play at the 2013 Proms in the Park
|Number 365 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 25th August 2013
Read by Sinead Gray covering Ampthill Street Watch, Tiger Moths, Meppershall Crop Fire, Coopers Hill Beetles & more
|Number 364 |
Ampthill Newsweek 18th August 2013
Read by Helen Armitage - a major update & tour of the Parkside Hall, meet the Wembley flag bearers, Dachshund group
|Number 363 |
Park Proms 2013 Ampthill Town Band
Ampthill Town Band open the 5th Ampthill Park Proms
|Number 362 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 11th August 2013
Read by Chris Hayes covering Adam Croft's new book, Flitwick Classic Car show, Ampthill Allotment Show & news
|Number 361 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 4th August 2013
Read by Jasmine Wythe covering local TV presenter with OCD, Fibre East show, Nissan cyclists return, Entertainers show
|Number 360 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 28th July 2013
Ampthill Newsweek read by Jay Harris covering Dragonboat Racing, talk to Ampthill Mayor, Aragon Day & more
|Number 359 |
Is the Monarchy worth the money?
Richard Hammond, landlord of the Queen's Head, Ampthill gives his views on BBC 3CR
|Number 358 |
AmpRocks 2013 - The Hoosiers
The Hoosiers 50 min performance at AmpRocks 2013
|Number 357 |
AmpRocks 2013 - Skies on Fire
Skies on Fire complete performance at AmpRocks 2013 where they were the support band for The Hoosiers
|Number 356 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 21st July 2013
Read by John McConnell covering burglary in Abbey Lane, update on Ampthill Park, Maurice Kachuk School of Dancing shows
|Number 355 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 14th July 2013
Read by Adam Croft reviewing Ampthill Festival with acts from Nissan Lez Enserune, Ampthill Youth Football team win awar
|Number 354 |
Interview with The Hoosiers
Adam Croft interviews The Hoosiers & see some high level shots of AmpRocks 3000+ audience
|Number 353 |
Ampthill Festival Music Stage is ready!
See how they did it in 3 minutes flat...
|Number 352 |
Ampthill Festival interview on BBC 3CR
Chris Hayes & Yvonne Young discuss the Festival with Nick Coffer, Skies on Fire play one of their songs
|Number 351 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 30th June 2013
Read by Mandy Prest covering a mystery trip & discovery, Red Arrows, cycling to our twin town, winners of window display
|Number 350 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 24th June 2013
Read by Adam Croft covering the Famous Flitton potato Race, UFOs in Beds, Red Arrows to be at Meppershall Summer Fair
|Number 349 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 16th June 2013
Read by Kim Ash covering Ampthill Festival, Flitton Potato Race, Maulden mausoleum & more
|Number 348 |
Berlin Rocks - first planning meeting
AmpRocks are holding a video ad competition - can you do better than their brilliant offering?
|Number 347 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 9th June 2013
Read by Tom Axon covering summer fayres, interview with Rev Trodden, Hot House interior design, new police song
|Number 346 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 2nd June 2013
Read by Hannah Mason covering AmpRocks, Wingfield Club entertainment, Playing the Dream & more
|Number 345 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - Newsflash
Find out who the headline act at AmpRocks 2013 is
|Number 344 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 26th May 2013
Read by Saul Mahoney covering Ampthill 3 legged race, Bungee jumping at the Old Sun, RAF signals museum
|Number 343 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 19th May 2013
Read by Sue Hinkin announcing AmpRocks support band, 3 legged race charity aims, Pentecost in Park, Johnny goes to USA
|Number 342 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 12th May 2013
Read by Andy the Swede covering Ampthill RFC awards, Ampthill & Flitwick Mayors parties, AmpRocks opener Skies on Fire
|Number 341 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 5th May 2013
Read by Liz Perry. An exclusive report as work starts at the Parkside Hall & join us at the Redborne School Prom
|Number 340 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 28th April 2013
Read by Chris Hayes covering the Ravebus, fund raising to send a child to USA for an operation, May Day & crime
|Number 339 |
Highlights of Ampthill 2012
A 13 min video showing the highlights of events in Ampthill 2012.
|Number 338 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 21st April 2013
Read by Ben Sear covering Ampthill Rugby highlights, powerboat racing, Ampthill cricket tour Malta
|Number 337 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 14th April 2013
Read by Adam Croft covering crime, bell ringing, Ampthill Castle, new MOT rules
|Number 336 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 7th April 2013
Read by Mandy Prest featuring Ampthill RFC v Sutton Coldfield, Albion Beer Festival, Beds Crime & more
|Number 335 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 31st March 2013
Read by mystery guest Charlie Garth covering Ampthill new twinning, old pram races, gardening & more
|Number 334 |
Ampthill Newsweek 24th March 2013
Read by Mandy Trodden covering local firm wins big contract, another fire at recycling plant, Shorts celebrate 87yrs
|Number 333 |
Ampthill Newsweek 17th March 2013
Read by Chris Treacey covering Red Nose Day, the White Hart auction & 400 further houses for Flitwick
|Number 332 |
Ampthill Newsweek 10th March 2013
Read by Roger Horn covering the Westoning Fire, Lord Alan Sugar, Ampthill Festival Quiz & more
|Number 331 |
Ampthill Newsweek 3rd March 2013
Read by Chris Hayes covering Old Sun, Mothers Day and an update on Parkside Hall
|Number 330 |
Ampthill Newsweek 24th February 2013
Read by Fred Ash covering Traveller site 20, Ampthill Good Neighbours, Albion award & more
|Number 329 |
Ampthill Newsweek 17th February 2013
Read by Beattie Clements-Hill - looking at a new railway footbridge, a beach party, car thefts & a fire.
|Number 328 |
Ampthill Newsweek 10th February 2013
This week read by Lanie Bryer covering Ampthill Football Club, beach party on town square, Gary Wood concerts
|Number 327 |
BBC 3CR visits The Albion
Nick Coffer meets local musicians, businesses, CAMRA & dances with Morris Men
|Number 326 |
Ampthill Newsweek 3rd February 2013
Read by Paul Duckett, we cover BBC visit to The Albion, big increase in the number of stolen cats and other news.
|Number 325 |
- Ampthill Newsweek - 27th January 2013
This week we look at Attempted Dognapping, Ampthill Town FC, Ampthill Chamber of Commerce Relaunch & other news
|Number 324 |
Ampthill Newsweek 20th January 2013
Cllr Mark Smith presents the program looking at a Traveller site for Maulden, snow in Ampthill & other news.
|Number 323 |
Ampthill Newsweek 13th January 2013
The second of our new weekly news program this week looking at the library, blood donation & other news.
|Number 322 |
Ampthill Newsweek 6th January 2013
The first of our new weekly news program covering the news from last week and a look at whats on next week.
|Number 321 |
ATV Christmas Outtake Tape
A selection of things that went wrong at ATV during the year plus join us at the ATV Xmas Party.
|Number 320 |
Chris Hayes discusses Ampthill on 3CR
ATV goes behind the scenes at BBC Three Counties Radio to video his interview with Nick Coffer
|Number 319 |
Ampthill Park Christmas Cracker
Ampthill Park has passed Stage 1 for a Heritage Lottery Fund grant. Park Manager Gary Quilter elaborates.
|Number 318 |
Business Report December 2012
This month we visit the Air Ambulance, Cambridge Wines, Hearts & Hounds & Ampthill Carpets
|Number 317 |
Lap Dancing phone in on BBC 3CR
Listeners phone in on BBC 3CR JVS Show with differing opinions about lap dancing and how it may affect Ampthill.
|Number 316 |
Business Report November 2012
This month we look at Ampthill Charter Market and Ampthill's oldest barber shop refurbishment.
|Number 315 |
MP Dorries interview on 3CR JVS Show
Back from the jungle, Nadine Dorries faces some criticism from constituents.
|Number 314 |
MP Dorries interview on BBC Look East
Back from the jungle, Nadine Dorries faces awkward questions from BBC Look East.
|Number 313 |
MP Dorries interview on ITV Anglia
Back from the jungle, Nadine Dorries is quizzed as to why she went.
|Number 312 |
Remembrance Day Parade 2012
On Remembrance Sunday, the good people of Ampthill gather at the war memorial to pay their respects.
|Number 311 |
Ampthill Park Hub Official Opening
ATV joins the Mayor and other dignitaries for the official opening of the Ampthill Park Hub.
|Number 310 |
Beds Conservative Chair interviewd abt Nadine Dorries
Chairman of Mid Beds Conservative Association Paul Duckett interviewed by ITV on Nadine Dorries
|Number 309 |
MP Dorries to be on "I'm A Celebrity"
A BBC 3CR phone-in on Nadine Dorries decision to leave her constituency for a month to appear on a TV show.
|Number 308 |
Park Proms 2012 Ampthill Town Band
Ampthill Town Band open the 2012 Ampthill Park Proms
|Number 307 |
ATV joins 4000 people in Ampthill Park for a spectacular firework display opened by Beds gold medal winner Etienne Stott
|Number 306 |
BBC 3CR discuss the Lap Dancing Club
A very lively debate on 3CR involving differing opinions about the Lap Dancing Club
|Number 305 |
Calendar Boys Launch Day
ATV joins the Calendar Boys as they launch their charity calendar in aid of Everyman Men's Cancer
|Number 304 |
Ampthill Festival 2012
A 16 min video showing the parade and various attractions at the Gala Day
|Number 303 |
Park Proms 2012 Ampthill Concert Orchestra
The highlights of Ampthill Concert Orchestra's 2012 Proms performance including fireworks.
|Number 302 |
Business Report October 2012
This month's report looks at a new fitness and dance studio and other new shops opened or opening in Ampthill.
|Number 301 |
Lap Dancing Club question at PMQs
Local MP Nadine Dorries asks the Prime Minister why the views of local people count for nothing in planning.
|Number 300 |
Lap Dancing Club discussed on 3CR
Matthew Dear appears on Iain Lee's show along with Cllr James Jameson
|Number 299 |
AmpRocks 2012 - Singing for Chips
Singing for Chips open AmpRocks 2012
|Number 298 |
Lap Dancing Club Protest
500 residents assemble on the Market Square to protest against the new lapdancing club.
|Number 297 |
Groups 2012 Whiley's Floating Castle
Whiley's Floating Castle play the 2012 Ampthill Festival Gala Day
|Number 296 |
Groups 2012 The Electric Uke Orchestra
An unusual band comprised mostly of ukeleles play at the 2012 Ampthill Festival Gala Day
|Number 295 |
Groups 2012 Outvoted
Outvoted, runner up in the Redbourne School Battle of the Bands play at the 2012 Ampthill Festival Gala day.
|Number 294 |
Groups 2012 MLP
MLP play an acoustic set at the 2012 Ampthill Festival Gala Day
|Number 293 |
Groups 2012 Fran Bove
Fran Bove plays at Ampthill Festival Gala Day
|Number 292 |
Groups 2012 The Paul Hegley Band
The Paul Hegley Band play at the Ampthill Festival Gala Day 2012
|Number 291 |
Honky & Chucklefoot
A 15 min video of local entertainers Honky and Chucklefoot performing at a corporate event.
|Number 290 |
AmpRocks 2012 Ocasan
Ocasan are a support act at AmpRocks 2012
|Number 289 |
Business Report Summer 2012
This summer has seen major changes for Ampthill businesses, from moving to refurbs. ATV finds out why.
|Number 288 |
Ossory v Old Sun Charity Soccer Match
A 25 min video covering the opening, the game, the presentation and interviews with the key team members.
|Number 287 |
Groups 2012 On A Wire
Acoustic duo On A Wire play at the 2012 Ampthill Festival Gala Day
|Number 286 |
Chucklefoot on Justins House
Local one man band Chucklefoot appears in two episodes of Justins House, a CBeebies program.
|Number 285 |
A 4 min video showing a day in the life of the new Zonita cinema at Parkside from start up to close down.
|Number 284 |
Ampthill Calendar Boys
Are you a hunk? Fancy being a nude model in a charity calendar? It's all done in the best possible taste!
|Number 283 |
Groups 2012 The Rhythm & Blues Band
The Rhythm & Blues Band play at Ampthill Festival Gala Day
|Number 282 |
AS Pub Sports Charity Open Day
A darts & pool competition day with John 'The Legend' Lowe in aid of Keech Cottage
|Number 281 |
The Funeral of Fran Andel
Fran Andel, tireless inspirational campaigner for preserving Ampthill lost her 22 year fight against cancer on July 10th
|Number 280 |
Park Proms 2012 Redborne Jazz Band
Redborne Jazz Band appear at the 2012 Ampthill Park Proms
|Number 279 |
AmpRocks 2012 - As We Climb
As We Climb are the second act at AmpRocks 2012
|Number 278 |
Groups 2012 Kastaphor
Kastaphor play the Ampthill Festival Gala Day
|Number 277 |
Groups 2012 New Groove Formation
New Groove Formation headlines the 2012 Gala Day
|Number 276 |
AmpRocks 2012 - The Feeling
A 35 min video of The Feeling headlining at AmpRocks 2012. Video includes their latest song 'Anchor'
|Number 275 |
'The Wiz' - 3D Youth Theatre Production
ATV pops into the dress rehearsal of The Wiz at the Parkside Hall.
|Number 274 |
Ampthill Strip Club - ITV Report
An ITV Anglia report on the proposed strip club for Ampthill.
|Number 273 |
Ampthill's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
A 40 min video showing the highlights of the celebrations in Ampthill Park. The parade, music & 10 min fireworks display
|Number 272 |
Tattoo '13' Charity Fundraiser
Ampthill Tattoo Studio raises £900 for cancer charity & Chris Hayes gets his first tattoo.
|Number 271 |
13th Three Legged Race
Join in the fun of the 13th Three Legged Beer Race which this year raised nearly £3,000 for charity.
|Number 270 |
Exit Stage Left discussed on 3CR
Adam Croft & Robert Daws discuss the new studio and the production of Exit Stage Left on 3CR
|Number 269 |
'Exit Stage Left' audio book launch
A local author, actor & musician build a studio to produce audio dramatisations of books.
|Number 268 |
Calendar Girl's Presentation Evening
The Ampthill Calendar Girls present a cheque for £13,200 to their Brain Tumour charity.
|Number 267 |
'Prince Charles' reads Ampthill Weather
Not to be outdone by the BBC, Ampthill Weather Stn gets 'Prince Charles' to read the forecast.
|Number 266 |
Park Proms 2011 - Highlights
A brief look back at the 2011 Proms as a reminder not to miss this year's event!
|Number 265 |
Ampthill Diamond Jubilee Celebration
Chris Hayes discusses the forthcoming Diamond Jubilee celebrations in Ampthill.
|Number 264 |
A fitness & weightloss bootcamp is in Ampthill. Ampthill TV paid it a visit.
|Number 263 |
On 29th April, Ampthill businesses launched their Totally Locally campaign to encourage local spending.
|Number 262 |
Albion Acoustic Night
Mark Henshall & Fran Bove play at The Albion, Ampthill
|Number 261 |
The Albion receives CAMRA award
The Albion has been voted "Bedfordshire Pub of the Year". CAMRA present the award to Landlord Russell Fletcher.
|Number 260 |
Business Report April 2012
Our April look at Ampthill Businesses. Totally Locally, The Albion & Pilgrim House Studio.
|Number 259 |
'The Boy Friend' at the Parkside Hall
With performances on 14th & 15th April, ATV attends a rehearsal of The Boy Friend.
|Number 258 |
Kong play at a fundraiser in aid of the Parkside Hall.
|Number 257 |
Julooby play at a fundraiser in aid of the Parkside Hall.
|Number 256 |
Big in Brazil
Big in Brazil play for a fundraiser in aid of the Parkside Hall.
|Number 255 |
Dexter Cattle re-introduced into Park
Ampthill Park Development Manager Gary Quilter explains the reasons behind the re-introduction.
|Number 254 |
Guy as Prince Charles in 1996
Guy opens the 1996 Cheshire Home Fete as Prince Charles.
|Number 253 |
Ampthill Fireworks Awards Evening
Ampthill Fireworks won the Nat West Community Force award. The money was passed on to other organisations.
|Number 252 |
Ferrari Pram 2000
A 3 min video showing a Ferrari Pram competing in the 2000 Pram Race.
|Number 251 |
The Bowls Club 2000 2
A 40 min video of the Club v Ampthill Town Council and Chamber of trade in August 2000.
|Number 250 |
Business Report March 2012
Our March look at how businesses are doing in Ampthill. Good news or bad?
|Number 249 |
Tony Broom at Three Counties Radio
A 30 min video. Tony was a guest on a Radio Show featuring Music from Musicals in 2000.
|Number 248 |
R101 Airship - Ship of Dreams
A 28 min recent BBC program looking at all aspects of the R101 by descendants of the original crew.
|Number 247 |
A 27 min old film showing the building, maiden voyage and destruction of the R101 Airship.
|Number 246 |
Rugby Juniors play at Twickenham
A 40 min video of the Under 9s playing in a cup final - before England played Barbarians.
|Number 245 |
Carpet Bowls Club 2001
A 22 min video showing 2 Tuesday sessions which were held in the Methodist Church Hall in 2001.
|Number 244 |
Brickmaking in Bedfordshire 1988
An 8 min cine film. The last of a series of 7 films showing brickmaking over a number of years in the 20th century.
|Number 243 |
Brickmaking in Bedfordshire 1980
A 35 min cine film. The 6th of a series of 7 films showing brickmaking over a number of years in the 20th century.
|Number 242 |
Brickmaking in Bedfordshire 1970
A 15 min cine film. The 5th of a series of 7 films showing brickmaking over a number of years in the 20th century.
|Number 241 |
Brickmaking in Bedfordshire 1950
An 8 min cine film. The 4th of a series of 7 films showing brickmaking over a number of years in the 20th century.
|Number 240 |
Brickmaking in Bedfordshire 1938
A 15 min cine film. The 3rd of a series of 7 films showing brickmaking over a number of years in the 20th century.
|Number 239 |
Brickmaking in Bedfordshire 1929
A 4 min cine film. The 2nd of a series of 7 films showing brickmaking over a number of years in the 20th century.
|Number 238 |
Rochester Dickens Visit - Early 1980s
An 8 min cine film of a Dickens weekend in Rochester visited by a group from Ampthill - in Victorian clothes.
|Number 237 |
Ampthill Cricket Club - 1960s
A 2 min cine film of their ground in the Park.
|Number 236 |
Russell School Maypole Dance
A 6 min cine film of 0t the pupils dancing in the School playing field.
|Number 235 |
Ampthill Festival 198?
A 2 min cine film of the Floats leaving Station Road. Year unknown but is 1983 or later.
|Number 234 |
Ampthill Festival 1981
A 4 min cine film of the Floats passing through the Market Square.
|Number 233 |
Rotary Club Events 1985 - 1987
A 15 min cine film of Rotary Club and Inner Wheel events in 1985 to 1987.
|Number 232 |
Rotary Club Events 1980 - 1984
A 15 min cine film of Rotary Club and Inner Wheel events in 1980, 1982, 1983 and 1984
|Number 231 |
Rotary Club 1980s Gala Parades
An 8 min cine film of the Rotary Club and Inner Wheel Floats at the Ampthill Galas in 1982, 1983, 1985 and 1986.
|Number 230 |
A 2 min cine film of the animals at the Zoo at Ampthill House in 1912.
|Number 229 |
Agricultural Show 1930
A 6 min cine film of the 1930 Bedfordshire Show held in Ampthill Park and attended by the Prince of Wales
|Number 228 |
Ampthill Music Festival 2000 P2
An 18 min video with extracts from some of the events & performances from 2000.
|Number 227 |
Ampthill Music Festival 2000 P1
A 17 min video with extracts from some events & performances in 2000. Includes John & Cleo
|Number 226 |
Mayor's Charity 2000
A 16 min video showing two events in aid of the mayor's charity which was to purchase Hi Tec medical equipment.
|Number 225 |
Cricket Club 2000 - P3
A 12 min video showing some pitch preparation and a sumer wine testing evening in the clubhouse.
|Number 224 |
Cricket Club 2000 - P2
A 21 min video featuring Cricket Week in August together with short films of New Year day matches in 2000 & 2001.
|Number 223 |
Allotment Assoc Summer Show - P2
A 20 min video of the show held at the Nottingham Rooms judging of flowers and auctioning the produce.
|Number 222 |
Tuesday Club Concert 2001 - P4
A 12 min video showing the final act, Stuart and Sandy
|Number 221 |
Tuesday Club Concert 2001 - P3
A 23 min video showing the next four acts. The Singing Moustache, Sleeping Johnny, Guy Ingle, Sam
|Number 220 |
Tuesday Club Concert 2001 - P2
A 26 min video showing the next five acts. Ali G, Irish Dancers, Mitch & John, Paul Roberts, Tony Broom
|Number 219 |
Tuesday Club Concert 2001 - P1
A 16 min video showing the first three acts. Prince Charles, Steve and Dave, Ron and Micheal
|Number 218 |
May Day 2000. At the Old Sun
A 20 min video showing breakfast and beer available at the Old Sun from 7am.
|Number 217 |
May Day 2000. In the Park Part 2
A 40 min video showing the celebrations in the park - part 2.
|Number 216 |
Festival Fundraising - Car Boot Sale
A 2 min video of a car boot sale at Redborne School in 2000.
|Number 215 |
Baptist Ch Jubilee Room 2002 Part 2
A 15 min video of the second part of the dedication service for the newly completed Jubilee Room
|Number 214 |
Baptist Ch Jubilee Room 2002 Part 1
A 30 min video of the dedication service for the newly completed Jubilee Room
|Number 213 |
Dwyle Flonking at the Old Sun 2002
A 22 min video resurrecting this very old pub game for charity organised by the Tuesday Club.
|Number 212 |
Garden Party at The Old Sun 2002
A 30 min video of a charity garden party organised by The Tuesday Club for the Queen's Golden Jubilee.
|Number 211 |
Ferret Racing at the Old Sun 2002
A 22 min video of this inaugral charity event organised by The Tuesday Club. This one was in aid of the Primrose Appeal
|Number 210 |
Chucklefoot on CBeebies
Local one man band Chucklefoot appears on ZingZillas, a CBeebies program.
|Number 209 |
BBC News - Ampthill Weather
A 2 min video of a weather forecast which includes references to Ampthill and New York.
|Number 208 |
Jubilee Street Party
A 30 min video showing the street party held in Crayton Road to celebrate the Queen's Golden Jubilee in 2002
|Number 207 |
New Burial Ground
A 27 min video showing the Bishop of Bedford consecrating the new burial ground in 2002. Also some 1947 pictures.
|Number 206 |
3rd Three Legged Beer Race
A 12 min video of this popular charity event which replaced the now defunct Pram Race.
|Number 205 |
2nd Three Legged Beer Race
A 4 min video showing competitors at The Old Sun during this popular annual charity event .
|Number 204 |
Flower Festival 2002
A 15 min video of the Jubilee Flower Festival held in the Baptist Church with a theme of Kings & Queens.
|Number 203 |
Anglia News - Ampthill Video Archive
A 30 min video showing the news crew interview with John Day and the presentation of the Archive to the Library.
|Number 202 |
Anglia News - Chimney Demolition
A 10 min video of a news item showing demolition of the chimneys at Coronation Works, Stewartby in 1980.
|Number 201 |
Anglia News - Alms Houses
A 3 min video of a Anglia News item about the refurbishment of the Feofee Almshouses in Ampthill.
|Number 200 |
Anglia News - Our Town 1997
A 3 min video of a news item providing a brief glimpse of Ampthill including a segment about Masquerade.
|Number 199 |
Ampthill Camera Club
A 10 min video providing a brief glimpse of their activities in 2000. Includes a trip to the Marston Vale Centre.
|Number 198 |
Charity Quiz at the Rugby Club
A 23 min video of extracts from a well attended quiz night at the Rugby Club. In aid of Mayor's Charites in 2000.
|Number 197 |
Baptist Church Rebuilding
A 6 min video showing some of this big project in 2000- removal of the organ and the building of a cinema screen.
|Number 196 |
Christmas Carols at the Old Sun
A 9 min video showing the year 2000 occurrence of this annual event.
|Number 195 |
Queen Mother's 100th Birthday
A 12 min film featuring St Andew's church bells being rung on her birthday. Includes shots of the church and churchyard.
|Number 194 |
A 15 min video showing the two model railway exhibitions that took place in 2000.
|Number 193 |
Firs School Summer Fun
A 15 min video showing a Fete and Sports Day in the summer of 2000.
|Number 192 |
Choral Society 2000 - Concert Part 2
A 25 min film showing the second part of the Society performing Mozart's Requiem at the Methodist Church
|Number 191 |
Choral Society 2000 - Concert Part 1
A 23 min film showing the first part of the Society performing Mozart's Requiem at the Methodist Church.
|Number 190 |
Robert Daws - Richard
Robert Daws plays Richard in a short film about the rise and decline of an ordinary man. Filmed entirely in Ampthill.
|Number 189 |
Mobile CCTV Units Look East Report
BBC Look East's report on the use of Mobile CCTV, inc interview with Council
|Number 188 |
Mobile CCTV Units
Mobile CCTV units are targeting parking in Ampthill. What effect are they having on trade in Church St?
|Number 187 |
Tattoo Studio - Local Radio report
A Three Counties Radio report on the Ampthill Tattoo Studio controversy
|Number 186 |
Tattoo Studio - Radio 2 Report
A BBC Radio 2 report on the Ampthill Tatto Studio by Jeremy Vine
|Number 185 |
Tattoo Studio - ITV Anglia Report
An ITV Anglia report on the Tattoo Studio controversy in Ampthill
|Number 184 |
Business Report February 2012
A look at how Ampthill businesses are doing in the economic downturn. Are they 'bucking the trend?'
|Number 183 |
The Fuddler Awards Dinner 2012
On the last Sunday of January 2012, a talented group of writers gathered at the Queen's Head to receive awards.
|Number 182 |
Tattoo Studio Controversy
A tattoo studio has opened in Ampthill and has been subjected to a hate campaign
|Number 181 |
Ampthill Festival 2000 Treasure Hunt
A 2 min film showing part of a Treasure Hunt - one of the festival events.
|Number 180 |
Ampthill Festival 2000 Romford Band
A 6 min film showing the Romford Drum & Trumpet Band performing on Festival Day 2000.
|Number 179 |
Ampthill Festival 2000 Gilgamesh
A 14 min film showing a special performance by the Bedfordshire Youth Theatre in Ampthill Park on Festival Day 2000.
|Number 178 |
Guy as Prince Charles in 1996 Part 1
A 25 min film showing Guy Ingle opening the 1996 Cheshire Home Gala.
|Number 177 |
A 3 min film showing an Antiques Fair at the Parkside Hall in October 2000.
|Number 176 |
Queensmen Football Team 2000
A 3 min film showing the Queensmen team for the 2000 season.
|Number 175 |
Cheshire Home Bazaar
A 4 min film showing the Cheshire Home Christmas Bazaar in November 2000.
|Number 174 |
Red Feather Club
A 9 min film showing an event that this group of Cheshire Home fundraisers organised.
|Number 173 |
Ampthill Festival 2000 Falcon Display
A 9 min film showing Falcons performing in Ampthill Park on Festival Day 2000.
|Number 172 |
Christmas Park and Ride 2011
The Council provided a Christmas Park and Ride to cut congestion around Waitrose. How did it all go? See news story
|Number 171 |
Christmas Carol Service 2011
Residents join Ampthill Town Band on the Town Square for the 2011 Carol Service.
|Number 170 |
Switching on the Xmas Lights 2011
A 16min video of the Christmas Lights switch-on plus two trips around the funfair
|Number 169 |
Ampthill Park Fireworks 2011
Ampthill Park Fireworks are now under new management and this year's event attracted over 4000 people.
|Number 168 |
Ampthill Pie Festival 2011
Ampthill celebrates another pie festival complete with 27 pies, lots of music and morris men.
|Number 167 |
Ampthill Calendar Girls
A daring group of Mums produce a tasteful nude calendar to raise funds for the Samantha Dickson Brain Tumour Trust
|Number 166 |
Aragon Day 2011
The 2011 Aragon Day Parade & exhibition
|Number 165 |
Groups 2011 The Nimblewits
The Nimblewits play at the 2011 Ampthill Festival.
|Number 164 |
Groups 2011 Amy Leeder
Amy Leeder plays at the 2011 Ampthill Festival
|Number 163 |
Groups 2011 Ephedrine Bargees
The Ephedrine Bargees play at the 2011 Ampthill Festival
|Number 162 |
Groups 2011 White Lines To Sunset
White Lines To Sunset play at the 2011 Ampthill Festival.
|Number 161 |
Groups 2011 Anthony Love
Anthony Love plays at the 2011 Ampthill Festival.
|Number 160 |
Groups 2011 Dummy Run
Dummy Run give a barn storming performance at Ampthill festival 2011
|Number 159 |
Queens Hd Sign BBC Radio Interview
Landlord Richard Hammond discusses the sign controversy with BBC 3C Radio
|Number 158 |
Groups 2011 Singing for Chips
Singing for Chips play at the 2011 Ampthill Festival
|Number 157 |
Queen's Head on BBC Andrew Marr
Controversy over the Queens Head Sign has reached the BBC's Andrew Marr Program
|Number 156 |
Groups 2011 Lawrence Bray
Lawrence Bray plays at the 2011 Ampthill Festival
|Number 155 |
Groups 2011 Wileys Floating Castle
Wiley's Floating Castle play at the 2011 Ampthill Festival
|Number 154 |
Park Proms 2011 Amp Conct Orchstr
Ampthill Concert Orchestra play at the 2011 Ampthill Park Proms.
|Number 153 |
Park Proms 2011 Redborne Jazz Bnd
Redborne Jazz Band appearing at the 2011 Ampthill Park Proms
|Number 152 |
Park Proms 2011 Ampthill Town Bnd
Ampthill Town Band play at the 2011 Ampthill Park Proms
|Number 151 |
Park Proms 2011 Ampthill Rock Chr
Ampthill Rock Choir open the 2011 Proms in the Park.
|Number 150 |
AmpRocks 2011 Lightning Seeds
The Lightning Seeds top the bill at AmpRocks 2011.
|Number 149 |
AmpRocks 2011 Prl Handld Revolver
Pearl Handled Revolver play at AmpRocks 2011
|Number 148 |
AmpRocks 2011 Betaboy
Betaboy play AmpRocks 2011
|Number 147 |
AmpRocks 2011 Enraged Horizon
2011 winners of the Redborne School Best of Bands competition open AmpRocks.
|Number 146 |
Ampthill Festival 2011
A 12 min video of the parade and some of the Gala Day attractions.
|Number 145 |
Houghton House BBC Countrytracks
BBC Countrytracks visit Houghton House in a program about Bedfordshire
|Number 144 |
Houghton House - BBC Countryfile
BBC Countryfile visit Houghton House in a program about John Bunyan
|Number 143 |
Redbornestoke Morris dance at the Queen's head
|Number 142 |
World War 2 Exhibition
A 4 min film of an exhibition of WW2 equipment & memorabilia held at the Parkside Hall in March 2000.
|Number 141 |
Walks around Ampthill
A glimpse of various walks around Ampthill organised by different churches & societies.
|Number 140 |
Millennium Video Launch 2000
A 55 mn video of the November launch at the Wingfield Club followed by a visit to Three Counties Radio to publicise.
|Number 139 |
Cameras were allowed in to the 2000 Town Council Meeting at the Nottingham Rooms.
|Number 138 |
Luton Town Kids Coaching Week
A 28 min video showing a football coaching week at Redborne School during the summer holidays in 2000.
|Number 137 |
Town Centre Development 2000
A 30 min video showing the big development job that took place between May and September 2000.
|Number 136 |
1st Three Legged Beer Race
A 16min film of the 1st 3 Legged Beer Race in April 2000, to raise funds for a solar powered water pump for Gambia.
|Number 135 |
Tea Dance in May 2000
A 21 min film of one of the fortnightly events held at the Parkside Hall - hosted by local entertainer Guy Ingle.
|Number 134 |
Firs School Millennium Tapestry 2
A 30 min film showing the completed Tapestry and a special assembly where it was unveiled by the Town Mayor.
|Number 133 |
Russell School - Time Machine
On the last day of the summer term 2000, the pupils performed their Time Machine.
|Number 132 |
Remembrance Day 2000
A 34 min film showing the people of Ampthill gathering at the Alameda War Memorial to honour those fallen in conflict.
|Number 131 |
Redborne School - Football Coaching
Redborne School held a football coaching course for youngsters.
|Number 130 |
RATS Pet Show
A 3 min film of the RATS (Rehoming Animals Telephone Service) Pet Show at the Parkside Hall in June 2000.
|Number 129 |
The Queensmen win the Premier League title in April 2000.
|Number 128 |
Premier Jazzmen 2000
An 80 min video of The Premier Jazzmen (Paul Roberts) at St Andrews Church in aid of the Feoffee Almshouses Charity.
|Number 127 |
Pram Race 2000
An 18 min film of the annual Pram Race from Maulden to Ampthill.
|Number 126 |
Pram Race 1994
A 7 min film of the annual Pram Race from Maulden to Ampthill.
|Number 125 |
Pram Race 1993
A 20 min film of the annual Pram Race from Maulden to Ampthill.
|Number 124 |
Pram Race 1991
A 14 min film of the annual Pram Race from Maulden to Ampthill.
|Number 123 |
Pram Race 1990
A 12 min film of the annual Pram Race from Maulden to Ampthill.
|Number 122 |
A Collection of Old Postcards
A collection of Old Postcards from the local area.
|Number 121 |
Around Ampthill 1999
A 6min film of Ampthill on a sunny summer afternoon in 1999.
|Number 120 |
Ossary Arms Football Team
The final of the Brian craddock Cup between the Ossary Arms & The Cock at Wooton in 1991.
|Number 119 |
A Collection of Old Photographs
A collection of Old Photographs from the local area.
|Number 118 |
Bonfire Night November 2001
A 20 min video showing the fireworks display in Ampthill Park organised by The Lions.
|Number 117 |
Methodist Church Mothering Sunday
A 23 min film showing the 2000 service and children presenting daffodils to their Mums and congregation.
|Number 116 |
Mid Beds Council Meeting
Mid Beds Council took a new approach to decision making and allowed members of the public to speak at meetings.
|Number 115 |
Mickey Mouse Golf Trophy
In May 2000, an annual match between the Old Sun & the Rugby Club was played at the 3 Locks Golf Course.
|Number 114 |
May Day 2000. In the Park Part 1
A 40 min video showing the celebrations in the park - part 1.
|Number 113 |
A short video of a class held in the Parkside Hall to teach people to line dance.
|Number 112 |
Kings Arms Path Gardens 2
An 11 min film of the Kings Arms Path Gardens Open Day on an Easter Bank Holiday 2000, complete with a brass band.
|Number 111 |
Kings Arms Path Gardens 3
A 4 min film showing the Kings Arms Path Gardens, on a glorious July afternoon.
|Number 110 |
Kings Arms Path Gardens 1
A 16min film showing the WI presenting a seat to the Mayor for the King's Arms Path Gardens March 2000
|Number 109 |
Firs School Millennium Tapestry 1
A 9 min film showing the individual sections of the Tapestry and photographs of the pupils (and helpers) creating them.
|Number 108 |
Historical Books launched in 2000
Ampthill and Hugh Reeve by Andrew Underwood & The Knoll - A mirror for Ampthill by Barry Dackombe.
|Number 107 |
Baptist Church Harvest Festival
A 24 min video showing the 2000 Harvest Festival Family Service held in Ampthill Baptist Church.
|Number 106 |
Flower Festival 2000
A 12 min video of the Millennium Flower Festival held in St Andrew's church.
|Number 105 |
Fire Station Open Day
A 3 min film showing the Fire Station opening it's doors to the public in Sept 2000.
|Number 104 |
Christmas Farmers Market
A 5 min film showing a rather wet market at the end of November 2000.
|Number 103 |
First Farmers Market
A 17 min film of the new Farmers Market. Opened on 29th July 2000 by Eddie Grundy of The Archers.
|Number 102 |
Doris Mann Lifeboat Launch 1990
A 2 min Anglia TV video about a new lifeboat for Wells bequeathed by Ampthill's Doris Mann.
|Number 101 |
Cricket Club 2000 - P1
A 15 min video showing the Midweek Cup Final and Presentation.
|Number 100 |
Christmas Lights Preparations 2000
A 5 min video showing volunteers erecting lights in November 2000.
|Number 99 |
Guy as Prince Charles in 1996 Part 2
A second 25 min film showing Guy Ingle opening the 1996 Cheshire Home Gala.
|Number 98 |
Choral Society 2000 - Rehearsal
A 10 min film showing the Society rehearsing Mozart's Requiem at the Redborne School music room.
|Number 97 |
Cheshire Home Gala
A 10 min video of the 2000 Cheshire Home Gala day.
|Number 96 |
Charity Rugby Match
A short video of the Ladies v Gentlemen Charity Rugby Match hels at Ampthill Rugby Club in 1992.
|Number 95 |
Ampthill in1969 / 1970
A 10 min cine film of a 'Bypass' protest and some Town Cente developments.
|Number 94 |
Brickmaking in Bedfordshire 1921
A 19 min cine film. The earliest of a series of 7 films showing brickmaking over a number of years in the 20th century.
|Number 93 |
The Bowls Club 2000 1
A 30 min video of the Ladies v Gentlemen tournament held in August 2000.
|Number 92 |
A 10 min film of the annual Art Exhibition held as usual at the Old Courthouse, Church Street in the summer of 2000.
|Number 91 |
Ampthill Social Centre
A trip around Ampthill Social Centre to meet some of the users.
|Number 90 |
Ampthill Festival 2000 Part 2
A 15 min video of the sideshows, prizegiving and fun and games at the cricket ground in the park.
|Number 89 |
Ampthill Festival 1985
Follow the Inner Wheel Float in the 1985 Ampthill Festival
|Number 88 |
Allotment Assoc Summer Show - P1
An 18 min video of the show held in the Nottingham Rooms - judging vegetables & fruit.
|Number 87 |
White Hart Fire 2001
In July 2001, the White Hart Fire caught fire.
|Number 86 |
Superhero Movie Clip 3
Guy Ingle played Prince Charles in this Hollywood film Superhero Movie clip 3.
|Number 85 |
Superhero Movie Clip 2
Guy Ingle played Prince Charles in this Hollywood film Superhero Movie clip 2.
|Number 84 |
Superhero Movie Clip 1
Guy Ingle played Prince Charles in this Hollywood film Superhero Movie clip 1.
|Number 83 |
Redborne Jazz Band
Redborne Jazz Band appearing at the 2010 Proms in the Park.
|Number 82 |
Mayor's Charity Chinese Meal 2009
The outgoing Mayor, Gary Summerfield hosts a Mayor's Charity Chinese Meal in 2009
|Number 81 |
Guy on Ant & Dec's Push the Button
Guy appearing as Prince Charles on Ant & Dec's Push the Button
|Number 80 |
Ampthill Town Band
A 30 min video of the Ampthill Town Band performing at the 2010 Proms in the Park.
|Number 79 |
The Fuddler Charity Dance 2011
The Fuddler Charity Dance was held in March 2011 to celebrate the 100th edition of The Fuddler.
|Number 78 |
The Fuddler Awards Dinner 2010
On the last Sunday of January 2010, a talented group of writers gathered at the Queen's Head to receive awards.
|Number 77 |
The Fuddler Awards Dinner 2009
On the last Sunday of January 2009, a talented group of writers gathered at the Queen's Head to receive awards.
|Number 76 |
The Fuddler Awards Dinner 2008
On the last Sunday of January 2008, a talented group of writers gathered at the Queen's Head to receive awards.
|Number 75 |
The Fuddler Awards Dinner 2007
On the last Sunday of January 2007, a talented group of writers gathered at the Queen's Head to receive awards.
|Number 74 |
The Fuddler Awards Dinner 2006
On the last Sunday of January 2006, a talented group of writers gathered at the Queen's Head to receive awards.
|Number 73 |
The Fuddler Awards Dinner 2005
On the last Sunday of January 2005, a talented group of writers gathered at the Queen's Head to receive awards.
|Number 72 |
Remembrance Day 2009
On Remembrance Day, the people of Ampthill gather at the Alameda War Memorial to honour those fallen in conflict.
|Number 71 |
Park Proms Complete 2010
The 2nd Proms in the Park, the classical part of Ampthill Festival. Introduced by Robert Daws.
|Number 70 |
Park Proms Complete 2009
The 1st Proms in the Park; the classical part of Ampthill Festival. Introduced by Robert Daws.
|Number 69 |
Paul Roberts and The Swingers
Paul Roberts and The Swingers play at a Tea Dance
|Number 68 |
Paul Roberts solo act on a cruise ship
Paul Roberts sings and plays on a cruise liner
|Number 67 |
Paul Roberts & The Swingers
Paul Roberts & The Swingers play Kansas City Blues
|Number 66 |
Paul Roberts & The Swingers in Eversholt
Paul Roberts & The Swingers play at a dance in Eversholt
|Number 65 |
Tuesday Club Reunion
The old Tuesday Club meet up again in 2009 at the Queen's Head for a nostalgic get together.
|Number 64 |
Lawrence Duckett Birthday Song
The customers of the Queen's Head sing a birthday song to Lawrence Duckett.
|Number 63 |
Pentecost in the Park
All the Ampthill churches join together in Ampthill Park on a sizzling Sunday afternoon.
|Number 62 |
New Year Fireworks
New Year Fireworks as seen from the top of Ampthill Hill.
|Number 61 |
English Country Music Weekend
English Country Music, step dancing, jew's harp, sessions in local pubs
|Number 60 |
St Georges Day Charity Lunch
Outgoing Mayor, Margaret Wilson hosts a St George's Charity Dinner.
|Number 59 |
Zonita Cinema Relaunch
The original Zonita shut in 1960 but it has now been resurrected in the Parkside Hall.
|Number 58 |
The top act of Millsfest 2009 was PopDad.
|Number 57 |
Millbrook Village Fete 2010
A short video of the Millbrook Village Fete 2010
|Number 56 |
Millbrook Ferret Racing 2010
Bank Holiday Ferret Racing at Millbrook in aid of charity.
|Number 55 |
May Day 2011
On 1st May 2011, Morris Men (and women) gather to dance up the sun.
|Number 54 |
May Day 2010
On 1st May 2010, Morris Men (and women) gather to dance up the sun.
|Number 53 |
Tristan Infernoso plays at the 2010 Ampthill Festival.
|Number 52 |
The WhyBirds play at the 2010 Ampthill Festival.
|Number 51 |
The Folk n Ska Souls
The Folk n Ska Souls play at the 2010 Ampthill Festival
|Number 50 |
Rubber Cindy play at the 2010 Ampthill Festival.
|Number 49 |
Rogue Radio play at the 2010 Ampthill Festival.
|Number 48 |
Mike Kirby writes and sings his own songs.
|Number 47 |
Fran Bove plays at the 2010 Ampthill Festival.
|Number 46 |
Duncan Arkley plays at the 2010 Ampthill Festival.
|Number 45 |
Alias play at the 2010 Ampthill Festival.
|Number 44 |
Robert Daws - Rock & Chips 3
Ernie Raynor uses the flimsiest of pretexts to get an usherette to spend a couple of days with him in Cornwall.
|Number 43 |
Robert Daws - Roger Roger 2
Sam asks Rene out to dinner unaware that the mike button is stuck on transmit.
|Number 42 |
Robert Daws - Roger Roger 1
Robert plays Sam Mountjoy, here consoling his dead business partners widow Tina.
|Number 41 |
Robert Daws - Rock & Chips 2
Ernie Raynor gets hot & bothered measuring up an usherette for her old uniform.
|Number 40 |
Robert Daws - Rock & Chips 1
Robert plays randy cinema manager Ernie Raynor, here attempting to adjust the uniform of an ice cream girl.
|Number 39 |
Drama in Houghton House 2000
A 52 min video showing a dramatic production of Ghosts performed by students of Redborne School.
|Number 38 |
Houghton House on Eastern Skies
Houghton House viewed from a helicopter as part of a TV series.
|Number 37 |
Guy on The Wright Stuff
Guy phoned into The Wright Stuff to discuss Prince Charles.
|Number 36 |
Guy on Richard & Judy
Guy appearing on the Richard & Judy show.
|Number 35 |
Guy telling a joke
Guy telling a joke on a TV show.
|Number 34 |
Guy on Look East
Guy interviewed on BBC Look East after appearing in 'Superhero - the movie'.
|Number 33 |
Frog Racing 2010
Racing paper frogs to raise money for charity.
|Number 32 |
Ferret Racing at the Old Sun 2009
A 8 min video of the 2009 charity ferret racing at The Old Sun. organised by The Tuesday Club
|Number 31 |
Ferret Racing at the Old Sun 2003
Racing ferrets for charity in the garden of The Old Sun. organised by the Tuesday Club
|Number 30 |
Switching on the Xmas Lights 2010
A 8 min video of the Christmas Lights switching on ceremony plus a trip around the funfair.
|Number 29 |
Switching on the Xmas Lights 2009
A 7 min video of the Christmas Lights switching on ceremony plus a trip around the funfair.
|Number 28 |
Switching on the Xmas Lights 2000
A 10 min video of the funfair and the switching on the Christmas Lights.
|Number 27 |
Christmas Carol Service 2010
A 7 min video of the Christmas Carol Service 2010.
|Number 26 |
Christmas Carol Service 2009
A 7 min video of a rather snowy Christmas Carol Service 2009.
|Number 25 |
Betaboy play at the 2010 Ampthill Festival.
|Number 24 |
Aragon Day 2009
A 15 min video of the ceremony, parade and craft fair 2009.
|Number 23 |
Aragon Day 2005
Pictures of Aragon Day 2005.
|Number 22 |
Ampthill Pie Festival 2010
A 15 min video of the pies, the tasting, the judging and some music.
|Number 21 |
Ampthill Pie Festival 2006
A selection of pictures of the pies and the Morris Dancers
|Number 20 |
AmpRocks 2010 Pauline Black
Pauline Black plays at AmpRocks 2010.
|Number 19 |
History Forum Walk 2000
A 14 min video of a walk for Baptist Ladies featuring the Alameda, War Memorial, old cottages and Market Square.
|Number 18 |
AmpRocks 2010 The Nimblewits
The Nimblewits play at AmpRocks 2010.
|Number 17 |
National Cycling Event 2000
A 20 min video of over 100 cyclists taking part in this 2 day event centred on Ampthill.
|Number 16 |
AmpRocks 2010 Muchos Besos
Winners of the 2010 Redborne School Battle of the Bands, Muchos Besos open AmpRocks 2010.
|Number 15 |
Ampthill Festival 2010
A 32 min video of the parade, Gala Day & a quick look at this years groups.
|Number 14 |
Ampthill Festival 2009
A 7 min video of the parade.
|Number 13 |
Ampthill Festival 2008
A 6 minute video of a rather wet parade.
|Number 12 |
Ampthill Festival 2007
A few pictures of the parade.
|Number 11 |
Ampthill Festival 2005
A series of pictures from both the parade and Gala Day.
|Number 10 |
Ampthill Festival 2003
A few pictures from the Gala Day 2003.
|Number 9 |
Ampthill Festival 2002
A 28 min video showing the Float parade in Woburn Road and activities in the park.
|Number 8 |
Ampthill Festival 2001
A few pictures from the Gala Day 2001.
|Number 7 |
Ampthill Festival 2000 Part 1
A 10 min film of the Parade of lorry mounted floats through Ampthill and to the park.
|Number 6 |
Ampthill Festival 1985 -Inner Wheel
Follow the Inner Wheel Float in the 1985 Ampthill Festival.
|Number 5 |
Hector - a new bell for Millbrook
A 10 min video showing how the new bell project progressed.
|Number 4 |
ADAG meeting - questions & answers
Questions from the audience regarding the proposed new development in Ampthill.
|Number 3 |
ADAG meeting - the speakers
The speakers - MP Nadine Dorries joins Central Beds & Town Councillors to discuss the proposed new development.
|Number 2 |
A Night to Remember 2010
The 3rd Wartime Dance held at the Parkside Hall in 2010.
|Number 1 |
A Night to Remember 2009
The 2nd Wartime Dance held at the Parkside Hall in 2009.