A collection of prosthetic legs, a signed Sunderland shirt and a Mont Blanc pen set.
These are just some of the bizarre things left behind by Travelodge customers in Sunderland during the last 12 months.
Where would you find prosthetic legs, a signed Sunderland shirt and a set of Mont Blanc pens? Where else but Travelodge’s Lost & Found office.
Today, the UK’s largest independent hotel chain has revealed some of the interesting items left behind in its 506 hotels across the UK during the last 12 months.
With over 17 million people annually staying in a Travelodge hotel, some of the most unusual booty has been left behind in Sunderland, including:
A collection of prosthetic legs (High Street West)
A walking stick (Central)
A Stormtrooper and Darth Maul outfit (Central)
Three Mont Blanc pens in a pencil case (Central)
A signed Sunderland shirt (Central)
Shakila Ahmed, Travelodge Spokeswoman said: “Over the last 12 months we have seen a substantial rise in business customers and families staying across our 506 UK Travelodge hotels. As a result, our lost and found inventory report has revealed some incredible items being left behind.
“Our 2015 left behind register has revealed that we have become a nation obsessed with smart technology, as we have had a noticeable increase in chargers, tablets and smartphones left behind in our hotels during the last 12 months. What is becoming evident after speaking to our customers is that the pace of modern life is fast and furious.
We are controlled by time and eager to get from A to B therefore valuable possessions are being forgotten.”