It's not all that easy to get a shot of the bear with kids climbing over it.
BEAR THANK YOU'
'Mr. and Mrs. Brown first met Paddington
on a railway platform.
In fact, that was how he came to have
such an unusual name for a bear,
for Paddington was the name of the station.
From "A Bear Called Paddington" by Michael Bond
So began Paddington Bear's long association with this station'
Well, he seems a lot more fun to me than Platform 9¾ at King's Cross.