Useful Information

Local Authorities

Currently, Bedfordshire is a Unitary Authority with local government administration being carried out mainly at Central Bedfordshire Council offices at Chicksands.

Ampthill Town Council

Ampthill is an ancient market town close to Millbrook.

Central Bedfordshire Council

Is the Unitary Authority covering the rural heartland of Bedfordshire, the main offices are located at Chicksands, Shefford.

Local Businesses

Millbrook Proving Ground

A state-of-the art vehicle testing facility in the heart of Bedfordshire.

Local Schools

Ampthill schools serve the local community, with Lower, Middle and Upper Schools located in the Town.

Firs Lower School

One of two Lower Schools in Ampthill catering for children from reception to year 4 (ages 4 to 9). The other Lower School is Russell School, but children from Millbrook fall into the catchment area of the Firs Lower School.

Alameda Middle School

Middle School catering for children in years 5 to 8 (ages 10 to 13).

Redborne Upper School

Redborne Upper School caters for children from year 9 to the sixth form college (ages 14 to 18). It is also a Community College offering adult education as well.

Local Attractions

Forest of Marston Vale

Bedford Museum

Bedford Museum is well worth a visit and regularly has special exhibitions, open days and children's holiday attractions. Check out their website for details or our "News" page for details of the latest exhibitions/attractions.

Ampthill - Past, Present & Future

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.

Millbrook Village Hall

Millbrook Village Hall, Sandhill Close, Millbrook, Bedfordshire MK45 2JD. For further information and details of how to hire Millbrook Village Hall please use the following website: