* 1. Do you own weather instruments or a weather station for personal use?

* 2. Do the instruments need to be manually read?

* 3. Do you keep a record of your weather observations?

* 4. Do you upload your weather observations to a shared website, such as Twitter, WoW, Weather Watchers etc?

* 6. Please list any 'unusual' instruments you use to record the weather - this might include ones that link to smartphones, portable instruments, instruments purchased in recent years, instruments to replace mercury ones etc.

* 7. Email address

You may be intersted to know that the Royal Meteorological Society (RMetS) is running an Amateur Meteorologists' Conference on 10 and 11 September 2016, jointly with COL, TORRO and the Royal Photographic Society. For more information please see the RMetS website.