Celebrating Gumtree’s local community winners

Monday 8 April 2019, by

Here at Gumtree, we like nothing better than neighbours clubbing together to make their community a better place for all. That’s why we teamed up with Heart FM to give local groups and clubs the chance to win cash for their community. We’re proud to announce that 25 deserving community groups have now received their …read more


How much do you have in common with your neighbours?

Friday 22 March 2019, by

Over 80% of people recently said their community was a place where neighbours from different backgrounds get on well together. What’s more, the Gov UK survey found that 73% have a chat with their neighbours at least once a month. Sometimes it can feel like our hectic modern lives get in the way of community …read more


Stay smart when buying hi-tech

Wednesday 11 March 2015, by

Looking for a new mobile, laptop or tablet device? Well, there are loads on Gumtree and a secondhand model can be a great way of getting the device you want at an affordable price. As ever, there are a few important tips to be aware of which will help you be safer when buying a …read more


Gumtree’s Top Five Used Cars For Winter Driving

Monday 10 November 2014, by

You don’t have to be a regular off-roader to appreciate the benefits of a sturdy set of wheels when winter sets in. Even if your car’s a wimpy city slicker most of the time there are likely to be occasions when icy weather conditions call for a rather more grown–up machine. Our top five winter …read more

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How to Fix Up a Vintage Bike

Wednesday 23 July 2014, by

Have you noticed how vintage bikes are right back in fashion? And has the Tour de France put you in the mood for stylishly traversing the countryside on a beautiful two-wheeler? Well, with loads of unloved vintage bicycles for sale at car boot sales, or posted on Gumtree, here’s your chance to take on a …read more


Gumtree’s Guide to Trampolines: go ahead and jump!

Tuesday 15 July 2014, by

Summer holidays are here and what better way for the kids to enjoy your garden than with a trampoline? Trampolines have enjoyed a massive surge in popularity in recent years and gleeful bouncing bodies are now a common sight up and down the country. And it’s easy to see why they’ve become so trendy – …read more