This attractive sign shows a dove leaving the dovecote to fly over the village church and nearby thatched cottages. Empingham lies just to the east of Rutland Water, which was originally called Empingham Reservoir, but was renamed Rutland Water to preserve the name of the county which was being merged with Leicestershire.
The Battle of Empingham [...]
On the banks of Rutland Water, this simple wooden sign sits outside the village church. The church has a fine Norman Typanum, and is dedicated to St Edmund.
The British Birdwatching Fair is held in the parish and there is a birdwatching centre here.
Egleton on Wikipedia
Rutland Water on Wikipedia
British Birdwatching Fair
Anglian Water Birdwatching Centre