A Forward Step provides psychological assessment and therapy, working with adults children and families.
We can provide therapy around a range of difficulties including anxiety, depression and general life difficulties such as stress, relationship difficulties, low self-esteem, and behavioural difficulties.
In addition we offer a specialist Autism/Asperger’s diagnosis service.
We also offer professional training around a range of mental health difficulties.
Mortgage Store is a successful, long standing family run company specialising in providing mortgage, insurance and legal services. We offer full advice on the products to suit our clients.
The White Hart is a beautifully restored 16th century coaching inn. We offer a large pub and bar area as well as relaxed dining spaces.
We serve a delicious Mediterranean inspired menu daily from 8am. There are 8 cosy boutique style bedrooms upstairs offering modern amenities.
We also have a large, self contained function space, The Stables, which lends itself to a wide variety of events including weddings, parties and corporate events.
We are a shabbychic & vintage craft and homeware shop. We sell painted furniture and have just been approved as an Annie Sloan paint stockist.
The Wardrobe is a women’s clothing boutique that offers a wide range of items to be enjoyed. From casual day tops to going out dresses, bags and accessories, The Wardrobe offers a bright and welcoming atmosphere, changing rooms and a comfortable sofa to sit and enjoy your shopping experience.
Our shop occupies an historic location at the centre of Market square. There is free parking just yards away in Waitrose, I hope the shop will be a ‘must visit’ destination on your next shopping spree to Ampthill.
Since opening our first branch in 1974, Country Properties have set to break new ground in the estate agency industry. In 2015, Country Properties formed a new partnership with one of the UK’s largest estate agency groups, Hunters. This new partnership puts Country Properties streets ahead when it comes to buying and selling property.
We have 24 independently managed branches across Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire. The new partnership with Hunters means all our branches now benefit from nationwide publicity meaning your property reaches more potential buyers.
Country Properties looks forward to welcoming you at your local branch in the near future.
At Steve Hilliard Hairdressing we guarantee we’ll listen carefully, so we can understand exactly what you want. We guarantee to give you the time you need, so you never feel rushed or taken for granted. We guarantee to give you the advice you need, so you can be confident in the choices you make. We guarantee when you leave the salon, you’ll know how to look after your hair until we see you again.
Soft furnishing and interior design showroom, offering made-to-measure blinds and handmade curtains and romans, shutters, wallpaper, paint and fabric by the metre.
We also provide interior design services and consultation.
Welcome to Woodhead Horns – a professional and friendly horn repair and sales service with workshops in London and Ampthill, Bedfordshire.
Woodhead Horns is for every horn player, whether you’re one of the country’s leading musicians, or a beginner just starting out on your journey.
Run by professionally trained horn players and repairers, Luke and Heidi Woodhead; Woodhead Horns offers a specialised service with expert knowledge of all major makes of French horn
Cakestand & Crumb in Ampthill is a pretty vintage café which specialises in afternoon tea, home made cakes, fine teas, coffee, freshly prepared sandwiches and other snacks.
Come and enjoy this vintage experience whilst humming your way through some timeless tunes played on our Dansette record player. Think of Cakestand & Crumb as your haven, and a place to indulge your nostalgia for a more refined bygone era.
We offer a comprehensive and independent financial planning service for all your investment and protection needs:
Number 14, Ampthill was created when Jo Barbers two existing businesses, The Stationery Boutique and The Home and Gift Store were merged to create a one stop retail outlet dedicated to supplying all our customers gift needs, based at 14 Bedford Street.
Established in 1997, Urban & Rural have grown to become the largest independent estate agency brand within the County. Our unique network of 10 branches are made up of individually owned and operated franchises who work together to provide a consistently high level of service, reaching more buyers.
With ten local branches connected in real time our award winning service & marketing really is County-Wide.
Free valuations 7 days a week!
D2 Creative is an Ampthill based ‘RAR approved’ design agency. We specialise in nurturing and refreshing brands and have the drive, passion and expertise to produce outstanding results.
If you’re looking for an efficient team to launch or refresh your message, brand or product, then you would do very well to give us a call.
At Waitrose, we believe in championing British produce, treading lightly on the environment, supporting responsible sourcing and treating people fairly. We believe everything we do goes into everything you taste.
Benchmark Architects is an architecture and design studio based in Ampthill and London. We are a passionate and personable team, alive with creative and commercial design solutions.
We love architecture and design. We enjoy working with people on projects to create, challenge and innovate. Whilst we specialise in all things residential and hospitality, such as homes, apartments, hotels, students, private for rent, restaurants, bars and spas, we also have extensive experience with retail, offices and mixed-use developments.
As much as we love designing and developing new-build “clean canvas” building projects, we also love rethinking, remodelling and refurbishing listed, heritage buildings and the unloved “ugly-monsters”.
At the Wedding Workshop we offer a bespoke service for the whole bridal party.
With over 40 styles of dresses to try on we can design and create your dress in our Ampthill studio. A consultation is free and usually takes around an hour.
Bridal gowns start at £1,300 inclusive of all fabrics, fittings and alterations.
We also offer classes in Pattern cutting and Sewing as well as an alteration service.
Lola Bears Boutique is a place to browse and find a range of gorgeous children’s clothes, accessories, gifts and so much more.
Within Lola Bears you will also find a warm and friendly coffee shop where you can enjoy freshly prepared coffee and the finest teas with cakes that taste every bit as good as they look.
From the outside Lola Bears Boutique has a fresh, shabby chic feel, fitting in perfectly within the lovely small market town of Ampthill. But once inside the building it is tardis-like accommodating a children’s boutique, coffee shop, garden and terrace.
Lola Bears ethos is to create a perfectly balanced unique space focusing on quality, friendly and stylish atmosphere. We look forward to your visit.
The Prince of Wales is a traditional red brick town inn, where the emphasis is on hospitality – from the welcoming ambience and the attentive service tot he quality of the eating experience.
Lovingly refurbished, The Prince of Wales delights with its individually designed surroundings and consideration to detail.
The Prince of Wales now boasts a delightful restaurant, a first class chef, a unique wine list and a sophisticated bar offering stylish fine dining and bar food alongside exciting drinks and cocktails. Whether it’s a meal for two or a group dinner, the Prince of Wales is a welcoming place to dine.
If you need legal help, we will always work with your best interests at heart. Whether dealing with your personal affairs, or your business, we will work hard to achieve the best possible solution for you. Our offices are staffed by professional, friendly and approachable people who work hard to provide quality, cost effective, legal solutions for our clients.
We hold the Law Society’s highly regarded Lexcel standard which was given as a reflection of our high level of client care and effective operational systems.
We are a small, independent, financial adviser practice located in Ampthill in Bedfordshire, and we offer personalised and tailored financial planning for individuals and companies. All our advisers are fully FPC qualified, and some advisers hold additional specialist qualifications allowing us to advise on Pensions, Trusts and Long Term Care.
Being independent means that if our advice includes product recommendations, we can choose those products from the whole of the market. If we believe we can assist you with your financial planning, we will offer a first meeting free of charge and without obligation on either side. At the end of this meeting, if both parties wish to proceed, we will agree a fee structure with you to cover the work and advice you need.
All business challenges have a people centred solution. I help businesses and individuals increase motivation, productivity and communication so they can achieve more, faster.
I do this through one to one and group coaching sessions, workshops and away days that excite, inspire and motivate people to achieve their goals.
At Olive Branch Cleaning Services, we are more than a team of cleaners. We have extensive experience, dedication and passion for cleaning. No property is too big or too small for Olive Branch, we have one-bedroom flats and manor houses on our books and show the same commitment to making them sparkle and look their very best.
Our services include Regular cleaning m. deep cleaning; inside window cleaning and oven cleaning.
Olive Branch Cleaning Services also specialise in end-of-tenancy cleaning and we work closely with local estate agents, landlords, and tenants. We work to the very highest standards to ensure satisfaction for the inspection report for the new tenants.
If you have any questions, would like to know more, would like a quote or would like to book we would love to hear from you.
Driver Builders Ltd is an established building company with a reputation for providing high quality workmanship. Based in Ampthill, the company is owned and managed by Michael Driver who has 30 years experience of running his own business within the building industry.
We offer a full range of bespoke building services: extensions, refurbishments, planned and on-demand maintenance, fencing, groundworks, structural alterations, driveways and disabled access alterations and conversions.
We also fit kitchens, bathrooms, uPVC windows, doors and conservatories.
We are a bakery, baking breads and cakes for retail and wholesale customers. Also selling filled rolls, sandwiches and a bespoke buffet service.
We’re a creative team, based in Bedfordshire focussed on creating beautiful and optimised websites that drive success to your business.
We are a luxury, specialist tour operator to Africa and South America offering a bespoke service to help you arrange the perfect trip. With no surcharge for our services and over 15 years of experience, we offer helpful advice, competitive rates and first hand experience of all the destinations.
Blue Spear Cars is an independent, luxury and reliable transport service operating within the heart of Ampthill and surrounding areas.
FOD Architects offers a personal service with a level of know-how across all areas whilst dealing with sometime challenging projects. We look to provide cost effective and innovative designs, whilst making a positive impact on our clients’ lives.
The relationship between architect and client is vital to the success of any project. Our experience allows us to match our client’s brief within building and budgetary constraints.
We have previously won best Domestic Extension/Refurbishment in RIBA Bedfordshire Association of Architects.
Bedford and Ampthill Notaries provide timely and comprehensive Notarial Legal Services, including the preparation and Notarisation of Authentic Acts/Instruments and other Legal Documentation, in particular for use abroad and the legalisation of the same.
Such Notarial documents have Probative force, as confirmed by Rule 32.20 of the Supreme Court of Judicature of England and Wales. With our 2 extremely experienced Notaries/Notaries Public/ Notarial Lawyers/Commissioners for Oaths, we are happy to provide prompt and convenient Notarial Legal Services at our offices or at your place of business or at your home.
As a Dangerous Goods Safety Advisor, Ian can advise on all aspects of dangerous goods movements, including the preparation of the legally required “Annual Dangerous Goods Report”
Holding a National Examination Board in Occupational Safety & Health (Nebosh) Level 3 Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety, Ian will ensure that all works are carried out in a safe manner. If required method statements and risk assessments can be produced to a customer’s requirements.
We are BSI trained Lead Auditors, auditing Quality Management Systems primarily for small companies. We cover ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001 and ISO 45001. The ISO standard promotes the development of quality through continual improvement, customer satisfaction and traceability.
The benefits of being ISO registered are enormous. Not only status within your industry but key criteria in convincing potential clients to utilise your products and services. Achieving certification is quick, efficient and cost effective.
- Personal Assistant Services
- Virtual Business Support
- Lifestyle Management
We can help with anything from admin and blogging to decluttering and moving house.
With Trusted Cleaners Ampthill we offer the full range of cleaning Ampthill including carpet, wood floors, tiles, granite worktop and window cleaning.
Open Daily 9.30am to 5.00pm (Longer in the warmer weather!)
Friendly and welcoming, good range of hot and cold meals, snacks, ice cream and drinks. Seating inside and large outside patio area (dogs welcome on a lead within the patio area), large enclosed children’s play area nearby. Toilets and baby changing facilities, free parking. In a rush, why not pre-order on 01525 406256.
Ampthill Town Council provides town council services to the 7500 residents of the Town and works in partnership with Ampthill Business Chambers on projects to boost the local economy.
The Town Council was awarded Quality Gold status in April 2015 and was the first Council in the country to achieve Quality Gold.
The Council comprises 12 councillors that are elected every 4 years and meets regularly at the Council Chambers at Park Lodge, Ampthill Great Park.
Opening Hours: 9.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Thursday and 9.30am to to 4.00pm on Friday. Closed for lunch from 12.30pm to 1.30pm – Monday to Friday.
We offer high quality carpentry workmanship covering both domestic and commercial projects.
We provide French translation to everyone who needs it – businesses large and small, people who own homes in France.
We specialise in technical French – manuals, reports, training programmes and instructions for engineering, including aeronautical, automotive, oil, steel and gas, but we can help with most stuff you need whether it’s translated from English to French or French to English.
If you want quality translation based on more than 30 years experience, you can trust us – rather than making French-speaking customers laugh by relying on an online translation system.
Local community run Cricket Club with over 300 members operating from April – September and hold multiple events each weekend.
All new members welcome…. players and social!
Nigel Milway loves to help people develop, overcome their challenges and achieve their potential. He is a very experienced coach and former business leader – and has worked with a very wide range of different clients and organisations – around 800 over 15 years. He specialises in leadership development, career and business development and supporting leaders through times of change. He would love to help you.
I specialise in micro pigmentation for hair loss or hair thinning in men and women. Whilst many people are aware of eyebrow tattooing to create or define eyebrows, scalp micropigmentation is less well known.
It’s an incredibly effective treatment, giving immediate, visible results for thinning, sparse or bald patches.
Scalp micro pigmentation replicates the appearance of hair follicles to make hair look thicker or camouflage hair loss. Tiny dots are tattooed on the scalp giving the realistic impression of hair.
Physiotherapy clinic established in 1997 specialising in the treatment and management of musculoskeletal disorders and injury.
As well as Physiotherapy services we provide Shockwave Therapy, APOS Therapy, Acupuncture, Osteopathy and are developing an ultrasound scanning and screening service including 4D pregnancy scans.
We give advice, source and negotiate for customers on purchases of new and used cars.
We can source the best cars saving time and money, or visit dealerships with people if they are not confident with the buying process and are intimidated by car dealerships and salesmen.
We do the hard work, calling around tracking down the best deal and ensuring the car is the best quality and as described.
JAC Publications Ltd produces two local advertising directories that are hand delivered to over 28,000 homes and business. Whether you need to find a local tradesperson or service, or you are looking to advertise your business, The Bedfordshire Oracle is the most effective way of spreading the word.
At Bidology, we are passionate about helping SMEs win business and grow, by working with them to submit high-quality tender responses.
We are specialists in exceptional bid writing and have supported over £1billion of winning bids. Focussed on helping SMEs to win more contracts, we work with organisations during the bid process to maximise evaluation scores. Using Shipley methodology we develop key sales messages and write tender responses that are compelling, concise and easier to evaluate.
Our flexible approach means we can provide as little or as much help as you need, whether it be a one-off quality review or taking your tender response from bid/no bid decision through to submission.
At BusinessPoint we provide a ‘1 stop’ shop for all office supplies. We can supply anything from paperclips to office furniture. Our warehouse holds £12m with 20,000 items of stock.
We offer a next day delivery service free of charge for orders placed by 17.00. Service is our strength and we are pleased to assist with placing difficult orders and locating the best prices.
Our friendly team are flexible in their approach and can be relied upon to deliver your requirements.