Bingley means with a river and the Bingley Island Nature Reserve in the centre of Canterbury is encircled by the Stour and its tributaries, and once was used for grazing and now is a habitat for wildlife and for visitors to explore. It is one of four distinct areas that form Westgate Parks which includes Westgate Gardens, Toddlers Cove and Tannery Field (please see our separate listings on each for more details) and is near the Whitehall Meadows. Can download a leaflet on the Reserve on the website link.

Opening Hours
All times


Canterbury West and Canterbury East stations.

Canterbury Bus Station, top of the High Street.

Park and Ride
Approaching from Dover: New Dover Road CT13EJ
Approaching from Thanet: Sturry Road CT11AD
Approaching from Ashford: Wincheap CT13TY
Pay & Display parking and car parks throughout the city.

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