IF YOU LOSE AN ITEM OF PROPERTY REPORT IT ON http://www.virtualbumblebee.co.uk/
JUST GO TO THE SITE AND REGISTER. THEN ADD A LOST REPORT ! WILTSHIRE Police, NORFOLK POLICE, SURREY POLICE AVON & SOMERSET POLICE, SUSSEX POLICE, THAMES VALLEY POLICE, IN FACT HALF THE POLICE FORCES ACROSS THE UK USE IT, so you are effectively notifying them of your loss and you get an official REF NO at the end of your loss report.
Hobbies, Off Duty, Holidays anything like that!