On the closure of Friends & Dating

Thursday 7 January 2010, by
Thank you for all your feedback on our decision to stop offering our services in the Friends & Dating section. We realise many of you are very disappointed and have been waiting to hear back from us. Now that we’ve gone through all your feedback, we’d like to take the time to address two specific questions you’ve been asking

Introducing The Gummies Guide

Wednesday 21 October 2009, by
We know there are a nervous few out there who’d like to dive into the wonderful world of Gumtree, but don’t quite know how to go about it. That’s why we’ve put together a page to lead you Gummies in gently.

Featured ads now visible on search results

Thursday 30 July 2009, by

Make your post more noticeable, with our great value featured ads ability. We’ve listened to your feedback and have improved our featured ad function: not only to appear at the top of listings, but to now appear at the top …


Introducing Urgent Ads

Thursday 9 July 2009, by
Sometimes in life, you need things to happen quickly – like a job position that needs filling, concert tickets to sell off or a housemate to find.

Important notice for Friends & Dating users

Saturday 17 January 2009, by
With all the attention we’re putting on improving how you find things in your neighbourhood, we’re not able to focus on bringing you the dedicated service you’ve told us you needed in the Friends & Dating categories. For this reason, we will no longer be offering our own services in Friends & Dating from 5 January 2010.

Gumtree’s changing, and you’re helping us change it.

Tuesday 2 December 2008, by

screenshotGumtree’s changing. It’s cleaner and fresher. We’ve redesigned a few things to make it easier to use. But that’s not all…

We’re bringing your local area to life.  And if you can’t find what you want in your local neighbourhood, …