Everything tagged with gumtree

Blog post: Gumtree works with campaigners to reduce stolen bike sales in London

LCC, CTC and a representative of the police's new bike squad met Gumtree's Head of Customer Service, Trust and Security, Katie Kitiri, to discuss measures to reduce the incidence of stolen bike sales on the online classified site. In Ju...

Blog post: Bikeshd website lets cyclists quickly trawl London's online bike sales

photo Lost of a bike? This new website allows you to scan photos of a day's sales on eBay and Gumtree    A new website, Bikeshd, is winning favour among cyclists as a quick way to trawl Gumtree and eBay to find their stolen bi...

Blog post: eBay-style auction site aims to reduce online stolen bike sales

In July 2010, Going Going Bike launched an online market-place for bicycles and all things cycling-related. The Going Going Bike site aims to be a more reliable places to sell and buy second-hand bikes online. The site encourages vendors to ve...

Blog post: 1 in 6 cyclists has recognised a stolen bicycle for sale online -LCC survey reveals

Bike theft is a massive problem in the capital, and website sales are a major part of the problem, according to a London Cycling Campaign survey of cyclists, which coincides with the launch of a major anti-theft campaign 'Beat The Thief'. The sur...