How to bag yourself a freecation

Tuesday 1 June 2010, by

With the cost of flights soaring, it’s no surprise the Office of National Statistics reported a 12% decline in trips abroad in May this year. Planning a summer holiday with loved ones can lead to an acute case of financial heebie jeebies. Why not put a lid on spiralling holiday costs, and try a holiday home swap instead?

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Recycling without the hassle

Wednesday 26 May 2010, by

Press release: Recycling without the hassle

Publish Date: 12 May 2010

Find what you’ve been looking for and help other people make the most of your unused goods on Gumtree.com.

If the garden is pining for some TLC  and you …

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Gumtree.com re-launches website

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Press release: Gumtree.com re-launches website
Publishing date: 21 May 2010

Gumtree.com re-launches with new usability features, as well as a user friendly design.  Over 13.7 million people who visit the site each month will benefit from a range of newly …

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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.

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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 …

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Wannabe linguists see surge in language lessons

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As cities report an increasing growing amount of languages spoken within neighbourhoods, Gumtree.com 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 …

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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

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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.

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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, …

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