Musical success!

Thursday 4 April 2013, by

We had a brush with the glamorous world of rock and roll recently…

One of our team was listening to Annie Mac’s show on Radio 1, and heard her interviewing hip new Dutch musician The Child of Lov. He …


Geek for Gumtree

Tuesday 11 May 2010, by
Luca Massaro, a tech blogger and digital marketing consultant from London, tells us how he posted a Wanted ad on Gumtree to find some of his prized possessions at a bargain price.

Guest blogger: Jamie Breese tells how to convert clutter to cash

Saturday 24 April 2010, by
Last time, we had Quentin Willson in our guest blogger series tell you why he liked buying cars on Gumtree. Today, we’ve got Jamie Breese, a regular on TV for his antique, collectable and ‘declutter’ expertise, tell us how to gain control of our cupboards and make some extra cash along the way.

Community champions: Introducing Emma of Mums Matters

Monday 29 March 2010, by
You might have noticed that some Gumtree forums are manned by people called community champions . It’s something we started this year to let you run a forum to help others in your community, whether it’s to do with pets, property or even in your local area. We’d like to introduce you to one of our community champions, Emma, and let her tell you how she gets discussions rolling in her Mums Matters forum.

Adventures on Gumtree: Missed connections

Sunday 23 August 2009, by

Keyboard (closeup), red key with heartEver wondered whether anyone actually sees or replies to one of those Missed Connections ads? We let one of our writers, Natasha, tell you all after finding herself being described in one such ad.

When I spent one Friday night …


Adventures on Gumtree Dating Part 2

Saturday 1 August 2009, by

dating_adventuresI received a reply from a Gumtree personal ad I wrote. She said she was Chinese, moved to Australia as a kid, recently moved to London and found my ad objectionable. My ad was a bit edgy perhaps, but certainly …