Turn your sound up for this. Standing still at the top of the road leading into Toddington, a few minutes walk from work:
And the 45 minutes before, on a hot (in England!) morning. In the distance - that's a heat haze:
Fortunately the footpath goes through an old hedge, which opens up like a grotto, and is a place to stop in the shade
Within the grotto, left
And later, another hedge, and a gate:
And the walk home in the evening isn't so bad either, and considerably milder, with traditional elements of rain.