Lost property handles 1,500 items a day

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STAFF member Colin Miles retrieves umbrellas from their section at the Transport for London Lost Property Office (LPO).

It is estimated that more than 15 million items of property have been found on the London transport network since 1933, when the service first started. The LPO receives up to 1,500 items a day, with Kindles a recent poopular addition.