Win an iPad from Gumtree

Monday 24 May 2010, by

Want to get your hands on an iPad? We’re celebrating our recent site update by giving you a chance to win one of the most coveted Apple goodies. All you have to do is place an ad from 24 May (that’s today!) until 20 June in any category, and you could be one of the lucky winners. There are 4 iPads to be given away, and we’ll be randomly selecting our winners every week. If you don’t win an iPad, you might be able to get your hands on one of our 400 limited edition Gumtree T-shirts.


Get fit and find a friend this new year

Wednesday 19 May 2010, by

Press release: Get fit and find a friend this new year

As the new year begins, the nation vows to get fit and in shape but as February draws closer many find it hard to keep up motivation. From …


Wannabe linguists see surge in language lessons

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As cities report an increasing growing amount of languages spoken within neighbourhoods, reports a surge in language lessons across the country showing a new trend of wannabe linguists. Far from just the traditional European languages on offer, people in …


Join 13 million others on the new Gumtree

Friday 14 May 2010, by

Last year, we asked you to tell us what would improve your Gumtree experience. Thanks to your input, we received an overwhelming 8,000 pieces of feedback and suggestions. All these have helped us to build a new Gumtree to make it easier for you to place and search for ads


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.


Forget the hung parliament, it’s Friday

Friday 7 May 2010, by

10downingStrWith all this talk about a hung parliament, Labour being out of the door and what this means for our future, we’ve decided that this is way too serious for a Friday afternoon. Looks like some others think so too, …

5 shares celebrates ten gumtastic years

Thursday 6 May 2010, by celebrates our tenth birthday by looking back at some of the weird and wonderful stories from the last decade. From Footballer Christiano Ronaldo’s old house being up for sale, to a seller in Birmingham who turned his car to …


UK households sit on £31 billion of unused goods

, by reveals the nation is sitting on top of £31billion of unused goods, with the average person hoarding £581 of usable and unwanted everyday household items.  With confusion over how the price of items from CDs to kitchen appliances, decluttering …