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The Slow Demise of the Charity Shop Experience

Kris Griffiths | Posted 04.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Kris Griffiths

Charity shops have been good to me over the years. At least half of my book and record collection, and a quarter of my wardrobe, can trace their lineage to Oxfams and Sue Ryders across the land.

Fait 500 Owner's Hilariously Honest Ebay Listing Makes Up For The Car Being A Bit Rubbish

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 25.05.2016 | UK Comedy

A Fiat 500 owner has been turning heads on eBay after offering her car up for sale with a hilariously honest description of the little motor than "nee...

Taxpayer Puts Government's Pro-EU Leaflet On Ebay To Recoup 34p Spent On It

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 13.04.2016 | UK Comedy

The government recently announced plans to send an anti-Brexit leaflet to every home in the UK ahead of the EU referendum - all at the taxpayer's expe...

Student Makes £30k By Selling Her Old Clothes on eBay - Here's How She Does It

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 03.03.2016 | UK Universities & Education

One savvy student has earnt £30,0000 selling her old clothes on eBay, after she started putting her clothes up for auction when she was a teenager. ...

Katie Price's Actual Wedding Dress Could Be Yours

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 18.01.2016 | UK Style

Katie Price has put her wedding dress up for sale on ebay. Price wore the Davids Bridal dress for "just a few hours" at the reception of her weddin...

Small Business Morale Shows Us How to Shake the January Blues

Tanya Lawler | Posted 11.01.2016 | UK
Tanya Lawler

Ask most people what their overriding feeling is these first few days back in the office after Christmas and their response is unlikely to be 'optimism'. As Britain collectively shakes off its hangover, heads to the gym and wakes up in darkness, we can all be forgiven for a bout of the January blues.

May The PS4 Be With You This Christmas With These Incredible Deals

The Huffington Post Uk | Shihab S Joi | Posted 14.12.2015 | UK Tech

Nothing will restore your faith in Santa than finding a PS4 under the tree. Or, if you fear you haven’t been particularly good, it might be best to ...

The British Are Now a Nation of 'Side-Business' Shopkeepers

Monty Munford | Posted 04.12.2015 | UK
Monty Munford

The rise and rise of small-time sellers on ebay, Amazon and etsy is well documented; some of them should have their own queue at the Post Office when dispatching their goods. More recently the poster boys of the sharing economy Uber and Airbnb have given users the simple means to set up 'on the side'.

Woman Orders Table On eBay, Receives 40 Bags Of Live Fish

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 05.11.2015 | UK Comedy

Warning: Strong language. You can buy some fairly weird stuff on eBay, but you'd normally expect what you ordered to show up. Becky Smith, of Ha...

Ronnie Pickering's Road-Rage Car Is Being Auctioned Online Right Now

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 26.10.2015 | UK

The car in which Ronnie Pickering became a road-rage star is up for auction today - and it's been signed by the man himself. Pickering became famou...

By Disrupting the Retail Landscape, We're Rocket Fuelling the UK's Small Businesses

Tanya Lawler | Posted 21.10.2015 | UK Tech
Tanya Lawler

What was the last thing that you bought online? Perhaps it was something you couldn't find in a shop near your home. Maybe you wanted to browse as many different options as possible before you made a choice. Or maybe it was just the most convenient way to get that item that you really wanted.

94-Year-Old Is Internet Famous After Modelling Nephew's Ebay Goods

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If your Ebay strategy isn't pulling in the big bucks, then take a leaf out of this guy's book. Bulgarian Ebay seller 'Retrooobg' gets his aunt to m...

Crap Caravan Yours For £75,500, Doggers Welcome

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK
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A dodgy caravan listed on eBay for a hefty sum is suitable for "dogging, sordid affairs and murdering," its owner claims. Lindsay Butcher put the c...

There Is Now a 'Northern Powerhouse' of Online Retail Businesses to Rival London's Tech Heartland

Tanya Lawler | Posted 29.05.2016 | UK Tech
Tanya Lawler

The location with the highest density of online businesses - calculated on the volume of small online retail businesses operating in a region and their subsequent sales, as a proportion of the local population - is over 200 miles from London, up the M6 in Greater Manchester.

£300 For A PICTURE

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 05.02.2015 | UK Tech

Paul Barrington was given quite a shock when a £300 MacBook he bought from eBay turned out to be nothing more than a small box with a picture of the ...

A DJ Is Selling His Beard On eBay For Some Reason

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Famous indie-dance crossover DJ and producer Andrew Weatherall has popped up on our radar because someone is selling his beard on eBay. Not the rig...

Single Woman Puts Herself On eBay

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Scroll through eBay in January and you'll expect to find a lot of unwanted presents that people didn't get round to re-gifting in December. What yo...

This Dad Is Selling A Buggy On eBay And The Item Description Is Absolutely Epic

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.01.2015 | UK Comedy

"Here we have for sale the green monster that can only be Phil and Teds. I shall be glad to see it leave my premises and never return." So begins p...

Turn(it)around Bright Eyes

The Mac Twins | Posted 14.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
The Mac Twins

Sometimes the magnitude of everything you want to do in your lifetime is so overwhelming that you don't do any of them at all. Read all of Game of Thrones, re-visit chess, triathlon training - the list trundles on and on.

This Man Wants To Go On A Honeymoon With You

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 06.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Being dumped by your fiancée over the Christmas period must suck, but one man is determined to make the most of a miserable situation. John Whitbr...

The Karen Danczuk Selfie Craze Has Now Become A Money-Spinner

Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK

A Labour councilor best known for posting a near constant stream of revealing selfies is now cashing in on the craze by selling signed pictures on eBa...

Someone Just Paid $15,000 For A PS4

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 09.12.2014 | UK Tech

A pre-order for Sony's PS4 Anniversary Edition has sold on eBay for a staggering $20,000. A listing for another of the consoles also sold for a sim...

Student Entrepreneur Selling Lucozade Bottle On eBay - And Bids Have Reached £1M

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 25.11.2014 | UK Universities & Education

The schoolboy who made headlines last week for his "black market" playground dealing is selling a signed bottle of Lucozade on eBay - and bids have al...

Uterus For Sale On Ebay - And The Reason Why Will Probably Break Your Heart

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.11.2014 | UK

As far as eBay goes, anything goes really. You can buy cuttings of Britney Spears’s hair, an entire Italian village or a Cornflake shaped like I...

Man Puts Single Sister On eBay To Find Her A Boyfriend. Charming.

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

A man has put his single sister on eBay in a touching utterly insulting attempt to find her a boyfriend... and make himself some cash, natch. Match...