Lost and Found Advertisement Examples

Personal belonging lost or found can be retrieved or returned by placing a Lost and Found ad. Begin with ‘Lost’ or ‘Found’.

Important points to remember when write Lost and Found advertisements:

  • Begin with ‘Lost’ or ‘Found’.
  • Specify the item.
  • Give a brief physical description.
  • Mention when/where lost or found.
  • Reward, if any, to the founder.

Q. Write an advertisement for the lost and found column of a local newspaper stating the loss in a local bus of a bag containing important documents. You are Ram/Rama.

Lost and Found

A bag has been lost in a local U.P. Roadways bus containing important documents. Who so ever finds it kindly contact to return it on the following name and mobile number : Ram, Mobile No. : 93107000XX Aligarh, 21st July, 20XX

Q. Write an advertisement in not more than 50 words for the Lost & Found column of the daily “National Herald”, Lucknow stating the loss of your wallet containing a D.D. for Rs 32,500 and some cash, while travelling by bus from Hazratganj to Nirala Nagar in Lucknow. You are Raman/Roopa, 22-A Hazratganj, Lucknow.

Lost and Found

A leather wallet containing a D.D. for Z 32,500 and some cash has been lost while travelling from Hazratganj to Nirala Nagar in Lucknow. Whoever finds it is requested to return it to the address given below or contact the number: 012345632XX The finder shall be suitably rewarded. Raman 22-A, Hazratganj, Lucknow

Q. You have lost an expensive watch probably in the market. Write an advertisement for the ‘Lost and Found’ column of a local newspaper giving all the relevant details. Offer a reward also. Write the advertisement in about 50 words. You are Gopal/Gopa, 4 Manav Road, Kanpur.

Lost And Found

Lost: A Rastrack Watch – with red dial and red strap in BMC market on 72 February 2oxx, most probably somewhere around the main market shops or the circle. Sentimental values attached to the watch. Whosoever finds it kindly contact Gopal, 4 Manav Road, Kanpur. Suitable reward will be given.