Category Archives: Bingfield Park

Kings Cross snow…..

The top end of Kings Cross got substantially heavier snow than the station end on Sunday.  Over an inch up here with big fluffy flakes.  Bingfield Park was transformed, kids making snowmen etc.  (click the pics below to make them … Continue reading

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Bingfield Park – improvement work starts

Some really good news – work on the next phase of improving Bingfield Park has started.   Back in 2002 Bingfield was a war zone.  Most weekends kids would ride stolen moped grand prix there and then burn the bikes, setting … Continue reading

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Naughty squirrel returns to Bingfield Park

I have put out some bird feeders in Bingfield Park to encourage some wildlife.  There are three squirrels that occasionally raid the bird feeders (see here).  I even saw one up a tree with a baguette it had stolen.I put … Continue reading

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Squirrel sandwich………

Click on the photo to see why the squirrels in Bingfield Park have left my bird feeders alone – they now go to Bun in the Oven bakery on the Cally Road and buy baguettes for sandwiches (click picture to … Continue reading

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ASBO – Anti Squirrel Behaviour Order

In police camera action style  i have managed to film a theft in progress in Bingfield Park.  There are three different squirrels who raid the bird feeder – though one of them falls off spectacularly in the middle of the … Continue reading

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The thieving magpie…..

I spent 18 years living in remote countryside and i really miss the birdlife now i live in Kings Cross.  Bingfield Park only has the dreary urban mix of magpies, pigeons and the odd crow.  This is mainly because the … Continue reading

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Bingfield Park – finishing off the refurbishment

Bingfield Park used to be a magnet for anti-social behaviour.  It is hard to describe how bad it was.  Daily stolen moped Grands Prix would take place ending in the mopeds being burned out against a tree. All the lights … Continue reading

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