The Egleton centre at Rutland Water with its many lagoons and hides is always worth a visit.
There are usually a few people around to chat and share their knowledge, and yesterday was no exception - many thanks to the ex-engineer from Nottingham for letting me peer through his telescope as well.
Today I went to Pitsford Water Nature Reserve. (click to read the details)
Hardly any other people to be seen. It was good to walk more slowly on such a hot day.