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.


Turning ash to cash

Tuesday 20 April 2010, by

The eruption of Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajökull (can anyone pronounce that name?) has ground practically all air travel in Europe to a halt, leaving thousands stranded and unable to get home.

If you’re one of those stranded in the UK, we’ve found a few ideas on Gumtree to get you home.


Bloggers meet Gumtree

Friday 9 April 2010, by

Last night, we hosted a little meet-up with some bloggers at Gumtree HQ. It was a laidback and friendly affair over pizza, sushi, Gumtree cupcakes and special Gumtree cocktails made on the spot by a couple of bartenders.


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.


Update on payments

Thursday 25 March 2010, by

As part of our work to make Gumtree as quick and easy as possible for everyone to use, we’ve been making some changes to payment methods and just wanted to let you know about them.


Happy birthday, Gumtree

Thursday 18 March 2010, by

Gumtree is 10 years old this year. It’s been a remarkable 10 years, and I want to thank you for your part in making Gumtree the growing success that it is.