Wanted Listings

- Events

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

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 Painting and decorating help required.
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
Plumbing and handyperson
Small DIY jobs help putting up nets
Someone to do pointing On brickwork
Wallpapering required Need someone to wall paper a single wall as a feature.

Children & Childcare

Babysitting Needs babysitting by arrangement
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?
Children's dressing up costumes Children's dressing up costumes; boys age 2 -3 and 4 - 6 years. Also girls age 7+ please.

Domestic & Household

Chimney Sweep Wanted
Clothes alterations
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.
Home help/cleaning
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
Sewing I have a variety of sewing tasks from fixing holes in clothes to taking up a top. Would anyone be interested? Thanks
Sewing To shorten curtains
Sewing Needed I have four cloth nappies that need the elastic replacing so they remain tight around my son's legs. I have no idea how to go about doing this. Would anyone be able to do this? Thanks
Washing Machine stabilising I need someone who can move my washing machine and fix it so that it doesn't wobble about! I think it's got some way of stabilising it.
White goods required Large tall fridge; washing machine and washing-up machine required.

Food & Catering

Home grown ve
Organic produce

For Hire

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

Curtains I would like two 7 inch by 70 inch curtains. Colourful ones would be great! Or floral print as well.
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!
Climbers We would really appreciate any climbers suitable for a north facing wall. We have 40 m to cover! Thanks!
Digging and landscaping my new garden in Topsham
Garden design/ideas
Gardening Needs gardening services
gardening help please occasional help required with garden
Help and advice with overgrown garden
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
Perennial plants for my developing garden, which is mainly shady.
Small group of people to do some digging Bridget is trying to create a small patch of community garden where there is broken up old tarmac - just opposite her house. The rubble needs digging and clearing before soil and compost can be brought in. I am willing to pay 12Xs per hour.
Weeding Reliable help needed with weeding front and back gardens. 10 Xs per hour.

Health, Healing & Therapies

Chiropody chiropody and pedicure services needed.
Cranio-sacral treatment
My wants If possible I work on and off in my household and in the garden and benefit from a deep tissue or relaxing Swedish massage. This is my want, for half an hour to an hour if that's okay?
QHHT / Hypnosis / Past life regression Wanting a QHHT or past life/hypnosis practitioner. This is a field I am looking to practice in and I'd love to experience it myself. Thanks :)


Delivering leaflets
People to do surveys

Know-How & Professional Advice

Bicycle Maintenance
Computer help
Help with computer skills Computer tuition requested
Mechanic Garage work for my van (Renault Kangoo)
Scissor/Knife Sharpening
Technical Authoring/Editing Professional technical author, ex-MISTC
Wordpress To learn about SEO for my Wordpress based website

Lifts & Removals

Car cleaning I need my car washed every few weeks
Car share
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
Trip to garden centre Is there anyone who would like to pay a visit to a garden centre and take me along to buy some plants? We could even stop for coffee...

Music, Performance & Writing

Band practice room My son and his talented band (all school leavers) need a place to practice in Crediton or Exeter. X's (and 's for electric) happily given. Ideally a space where other band(s) practice, with the possibility of a space to store some of their instruments. Could you help this young and hopeful band?
Fellow musicians for jamming

Office & Clerical

Admin and transcription Transcribers (video and audio) and proof readers
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 2 moggies need 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
Dog sitting
Kitten We would like a kitten to join our household. Does anyone have one for sale?

Sports & Social

Activity partner I run, swim, walk, climb, and I'd welcome buddies
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
IT tuition
IT tutorials