Wanted Listings

Art & Crafts

Drum repairer Someone to restore my clay/animal skin drums - the clay has smashed.
Ornament repair
Someone to make a felt hat I'm looking for someone who can make me a felt hat - the sort that are in fashion at the moment (basic bowl with a small brim) are all too small for me with my gert head.

Building, Housing & Decorating

DIY needed The drop kerb on my driveway is broken and crumbling. Road is a private one so despite the damage being caused by bin lorries, I have to fix it no matter how much I argue that the council should contribute! If anyone has any experience with this kind of thing I would be really grateful.
Electrical assistance I want someone with electrical know-how and patience, who can help me to rewire a bedside lamp so that I can do it myself next time.
Expert wallpaperer We're seeking an expert in wallpapering to hang some thermal wallpaper on a wall in our house. Not a large job, but the 'paper' is thick and heavy and the wall has difficult angles.
Handyman jobs
Someone to do pointing On brickwork

Children & Childcare

childcare I am a single parent and would love to get out some evenings to dance and singing groups, talks and social events in the week occasionally.
Childcare/babysitting Childcare/babysitting for my 11 yr old boy. Will swap for treatments etc or X's and .
Children's clothes Clothes for a 5 year old boy. Any hand-me-downs available?

Core Group Work

Facebook facilitator The core group needs someone well versed in Facebook protocol who will set up and look after a Facebook group for Exeter LETS. The time you spend on this will be reimbursed at 8X per hour.

Domestic & Household

1 day's help with house clearing/cleaning Fixing a day to work together to make one room beautiful would encourage me and give great satisfaction
Chimney Sweep Wanted
Gardening Some regular or occasional help needed with small but unruly garden in Crediton. Can pay part .
Gas cooker four ring. underneath grill. must be in good working order and come with a Manual.
Logs we need smallish logs for burning
Memory Foam Double Mattress Topper I'm looking for a double-bed sized (200x140cm) memory foam mattress topper, at least 2" thick.
Scissor Sharpening
White goods required Large tall fridge; washing machine and washing-up machine required.

Food & Catering

Home grown ve

For Hire

camping Small piece of a field to camp in
Clarinet Do you have a clarinet I could borrow or buy?
Disco equipment Anyone got any disco kit either for hire, or possibly selling? - amp/speakers - mixing decks - lights and kit Thanks
Roof Box Loan We are looking to borrow a car roof box for a camping trip. If anyone has one they could loan us for Xs/s that would be marvelous. We have roof bars, so just the actual box is needed. We are going away Wednesday 20th Aug, so quite soon!
Roof ladder
Roof rack Need to borrow a roof rack (for Citroen berlingo), very short-term - one or two trips in a week.

For Sale

Beer kit Unwanted beer making equipment, you may want to sell or hire to me. Particularly the King Keg with tap.
Logs, or any wood Its autumn again and I'm looking for any logs or wood that I can use on my open fire

Gardening & Conservation

Clay for a clay oven I am hoping to build a clay oven and need a supply of rough clay to build it with..I can dig it out!
Digging and landscaping my new garden in Topsham
Gardening Some help with tidying up a garden - weeding, edges etc, either one off or more
Gardening help Gardening help
Gardening work needed Was conned by a gardener who did a bit then ran off with my final payment without finishing the job. Needs weeding, topsoil and laying grass seed plus maintenance to get it established and hopefully maintain it for me as I work full-time, study and am a single parent. Also Leylandii needs cutting back.
Help with a green roof I have a green roof project and I am looking for members to help me with it by 'growing on' sedums and other plants in plastic boxes that I can supply. The boxes are the sturdy 1' by 2' ones u see mushrooms are sold in by wholesalers. The idea is to build the roof bit by bit in sections.
Large garden fork and hedge trimmer Heldge trimmer to borrow if not for sale. Thanks
Lesley I have many tadpoles and am in need of pond weed and pond plants.
Perennial plants for my developing garden, which is mainly shady.
Weeding Reliable help needed with weeding front and back gardens. 10 Xs per hour.


Accommodation May need to stay overnight if it's a two-day visit.

Health, Healing & Therapies

Beauty Therapy Beauty therapy
Cranio-sacral treatment
guided mindfulness practice guided mindfulness practice
Hairdresser Hairdresser
Hypnotherapy hypnotherapy
massage therapist massage therapy
personal trainer Personal trainer
yoga therapy and 1:1 Yoga therapy and 1:1 yoga


Delivering leaflets
People to do surveys

Know-How & Professional Advice

*Portuguese tuition Portuguese tuition
Bicycle Maintenance
Computer help
Help with computer skills Computer tuition requested
Mechanic Garage work for my van (Renault Kangoo)
Microcamper conversion assistance Microcamper conversion assistance
Scissor/Knife Sharpening
Technical Authoring/Editing Professional technical author, ex-MISTC

Lifts & Removals

Driving - lifts and transporting stuff I don't drive and occasionally I need a lift somewhere or to transport stuff, eg take some stuff to the recycling depot.
Lifts Lifts to garden centres
Lifts required occasional lifts required

Office & Clerical

Admin help few hours a month
Organisational help We need help with meetings, admin, publicity, and to generally promote low-carbon living.

Pets & Animal Care

Cat Feeder For occasional holidays 1 small moggie needs TLC - but mostly food and litter tray emptying. Heavitree
Cat Sitting We usually need a cat sitter at the beginning of June and again the beginning of August.
Chicken paraphernalia We want to keep chickens in our garden. Does anyone have any chicken-keeping paraphernalia to sell? (including chickens!)
Dog sitting Occasional help needed with walks for Lucy, our Irish Terrier, based in Crediton
Kitten We would like a kitten to join our household. Does anyone have one for sale?

Sports & Social

Cycling companion For shortish rides from Topsham and Exeter, including using trains and ferries.
surf buddy wanted I would love to share lifts to where the waves are happening, I am an intermediate surfer.


Advanced windsurfing tuition advanced windsurfing tuition needed Exmouth
Computer software tuition at my own desktop at home
Computer tuition Must be patient and well-qualified, and charge 12x or less per hour
Computer tuition
Dutch Tuition Desperately needed
English GCSE revision Midweek evening tuition sought for our teenage son over Easter
french refresher tuition French tuition