Help with accounting I really need some extra help completing my self-assessment online, although it is straightforward. Please contact me. (15 cams)
Help wrapping mail orders Expecting a deluge of mail orders this week. Is anyone available to come to the shop and help wrap them for prompt dispatch. Training given. (10 cams cams)
Selling over Facebook I am selling some books and other items over Facebook marketplace, and other online sales outlets. I need between two and four hours help to photo the items and create the adverts. (10 per hour cams)
SHREDDER PLEASE is there anyone in CB4/area with a shredder that I could pop over and use - I have about half a carrierbagfull.
Many thanks : )
Suzie 0269 (? cams)
WEBSITE PROOFING NEEDED Please does anyone have 2-3 hours, not all at once, to proof read my website? It needs checking for typos, spelling and whether links within certain pages are still working or not. Needed by mid February ideally! Thanks : ) (10 cams)
XCEL DOCUMENT TYPING I'm seeking someone please to help me type about 25 XCEL forms, together, me saying details, you typing...I am an XCEL dunce! Thanks... (10 cams)
Arts & Crafts: knitting/sewing
Sewing machine lesson Asher (18) is very keen to learn to use her sewing machine but can't get started. Could someone give her an hour or two of help and support? At our home in Babraham or could travel. It's a Rose&Butler machine. (10 cams)
Sewing Machine lessons/mending - Ceri I have a new all singing all dancing sewing machine and need someone to help me learn the steps from thw slow waltz of mending and taking up hems to the Tango of creating my own clothes, either from scratch or by recycling old garments. (10 Cams cams)
Arts & Crafts: other
Basic Book-binding I have a number of paper-bound books (vocal scores) which need basic 'repair' - ie strip off old spine cover, re-glue spine and attach new soft cover - using thick paper.
It's not really book-binding, more just DIY. (10C cams)
Building & DIY: equipment
Angle-grinder Urgent: Need an angle-grinder to deal with a load of abandoned bikes. (Preferably battery-powered.) Also looking for a partner to help fix up said bikes :-) (? cams)
Moving bulky items. Sometimes we have items that need moving that are not straightforward for us. E.G. Currently we have an IBC that needs to be moved to the back garden from the front of the house. (10 Cams cams)
WHITE BIDET Does anyone have an old white bidet? They're not made anymore! Please ring Yolanda on 07415765026
Building & DIY: help
building plastering in small cupboard, artex bathroom ceiling, moving light switch 3'please (10 cams cams)
Building We have been planning our new kitchen for longer than I like to think about! Also, from time to time building projects in the garden. (10 cams)
door varnishing 0739 I am looking for someone who could sand and varnish some window and door frames for my 87 year old mum....before she tries to do it herself!....my arthritis is too bad to do it but happy to help!
Thank you (10 cams/hr negotiable! cams)
Electrician Are there any electricians out there that could help please. My tv works but my arial doesent. Wanted advice on what to do or if they can fix arial for me please? Need to be qualified though!!!!!
Experienced Painter required Experienced painter needed to paint my living room. (10p/h or agreed amount cams)
Firm Double Mattress Pocket Spring (Negotiable cams)
handyman/woman needed can you help me some or all of: getting rubble to the Milton recycle facility, install shower curtain rail, redecorate ceiling of bedroom (10 cams)
Help fixing water butt
Help with oragnising garden shed and put up shelves Help with sorting out garden and putting up shelves (10 cams)
Installing Fencing I need help installing some stock fencing so I can keep alpacas! (10 cams per hour cams)
Lock changing I need to change two locks on my garage door handles as someone stole the keys from my van!Haven't been able to get anything in or out for 2 years!!! Help would be much appreciated xx (10 cams/hr negotiable! cams)
Needs small Electrical jobs around the house, Electrician needed for small jobs around the house
plumbing Small plumbing jobs
replace light fitting in ceiling need someone please to repair ceiling light fitting- we have the parts
Rosie McMurray 0739 I need to change two locks on my garage door handles as someone stole the keys from my van!Haven't been able to get anything in or out for 2 years!!! Help would be much appreciated xx (10 cams/hr negotiable! cams)
WALL PAINTING NEEDED Hi good peeps
- Please could someone come and help paint about 2.5 square metres of my kitchen walls, first terracota then a darker shade - about 3 hours work in total? - as I cannot due to arthritic wrists! Tea and cake and,hopefully, laughter, provided... Thanks : ) (10 cams)
Children & Childcare
Baby car seat Use of safe car seat for 1 year old for one week
Childminding I am looking for a sitter / childminder for my 6 year old son on some Saturday evenings. We live in Waterbeach.
Editing (online) Someone needed to edit a large number of short (template) adverts on amazon in English. These are for lovely plants and bulbs so you won't get bored but you do need to be quick because there are so many. Work from home. It's a simple log in process then work from an 'editing' page. Software is very user-friendly. Insight into marketing useful. Training given. (10 cams)
German to English translation Can anyone translate a German Cycling Policy document into English for me please? (10 cams)
Food & Cooking
organic vegetables All kind of organic vegetables and fruits (negotiable cams)
Gardening & Plants
An hour or two's garden help in Babraham A couple of hours of knowledgeable garden help - pruning and generaly tidying - would be most welcome, one-off or regularly. We are in Babraham - could possibly collect you from central Cambridge. (10 cams)
Bamboo cuttings I'd like some bamboo cuttings or other tall grass (ideally 2m tall) to grow in large pots to act as screen (neg cams)
Garden landscaping & planning.
Gardening Is anyone available to help with maintaining my garden? General weeding and tidying. Grass cutting. Also pruning raspberry/ blackberry/ gooseberry plants. Even if you can only help with one of the above, please let me know!
gardening help I would like someone to come out to my place in Cottenham to give gardening help and advice. Specifically, I want someone who can identify weeds and bits left over from previous owners and help me formulate a plan suitable to my energy levels. (10 cams)
Gardening help I need occasional help with weeding and digging in my garden.
Gardening help I am desperate to get some help to keep my garden tidy. Is there anyone who is willing to spend a couple of hours cutting, weeding, digging etc. I live in Great Shelford.
Help deweeding patio I'm looking for people who can help out with weeding - my patio which currently has a lot of weeds growing in the cracks between slabs. Can provide tools for doing so but you may need your own gardening gloves to use.
Help with Weeding/ coppicing. As we do not use chemicals on our soil weeding is a necessary part of our allotment work. In winter there is some coppicing in the garden and will be on the allotment. (10 cams)
Occasional plant watering If you live in the Milton Road/Chesterton Road area and are up for "greenhouse duty" at times when we are away (rarely!), we'd love to hear from you. (per hour, 10 cams)
Potting up Help needed with potting up a variety of bulbs and bare rooted plants to store/save for next spring, e.g. Crocus, Wood Anemone. All materials and cups of tea provided. (10 cams)
Rose, Lemon and Mint geraniums I am looking for some cuttings/plants of Rose Geraniums, Lemon Rose Geraniums, Mint Rose Geraniums
and a variety of mint plant (mainly apple and pine apple mint. Is there anyone who has these plants and is willing to let me have some cuttings?
Chainsaw Loan of chainsaw (with or without chainsaw owner!) for a morning or afternoon sawing up large logs to be used as fire wood (any cams)
Help and advice General advice and light help in our garden. (per hour 10 cams)
help with petrol lawnmower Does anyone have experience with petrol lawnmowers? I am having trouble getting to know my new one. Thanks! (10/hr cams)
Lawnmower service Can anyone help with servicing my petrol lawnmower? I've been told it needs a carburetor service. It starts but won't stay running.
Raised beds I'm looking for a few more raised beds for my garden veg patch. 1m x 1m would be ideal but will consider others sizes. Either wood or plastic fine as long as they are stable when put together. (negotiable cams)
Goods: For Sale (one offs)
Beatles, Joni Mitchell or Geoff Buckley CDs Hello, I'm looking for some nice CDs to listen to in the car, either old music or teach yourself German CDs or German stories.
Ladies size 5/6 38/9 rollerblades or rollerskates Does anyone have some rollerblades or roller skates that still work well?
Onyx Chess Set Someone contacted me about this Onyx Chess Set however I was recovering from an operation at the time and unable to respond. The chess set is still available so if it was you please contact me again and we can go from there. The chess set comes in a padded box. The lid is the chess board. The pieces are mostly in very good condition as it has not been used for several years. A few of the pieces are broken but I have the bits which have broken off. They can probably be mended by someone who has the time ans patience.
I am suggesting 30 Cams however if you are interested please get in touch as I am happy to negotiate. It is a lovely set and I hope someone who enjoys chess will be able to get some pleasure from it. Sterling accepted with Cams also if better for you. (30 cams)
Plastic topped glass jars Could camlets members collect plastic topped glass jars for me, please? And perhaps, contact me when they have 10, ideally of the same type. e.g. 100g coffee jars, small peanut butter jars, etc. Will agree cams with members? Please call (mornings only). (1 cams)
SOS! Plastic Carrier Bags! Please bring in your used carriers bags asap if you are passing. We have run out!!! (0.05 cams)
Table or dining table and chairs I'm looking for a dining table and chairs if anyone has one that they no longer need. A table would be fine and I can probably find chairs. I would like to get something nice but second hand. Ideally a wooden table would suit me. I'm flexible on price for a nice table and happy to pay cash or cams. Thanks
Bedroom chest White bedside chests – made by MFI about 20-30 years ago, three drawers with one brass coloured knob on each drawer.
Clothes dryer hanger “Tidy Dry” retractable ceiling clothes dryer, four line type.
Cool bag Does anyone have a small cool bag?
Please ring Gillian on 01799 523247
Hat stand Hat stand, preferably white metal.
Jars and bottles I would like glass wine bottles with screw tops, jam jars and the large coffee/pickled egg type jars.
Please ring Gillian on 01799 523247 (no email)
Pasta making machine Does anyone have a pasta machine and drying rack lurking in a cupboard? Very occasionally get the urge (and time!) to do my own ravioli so a loan would work but would also buy. (by negotiation cams)
electrical repair radio repair etc
basic electrical repair We need someone who can tune, connect, test and possibly repair various electrical items.We can bring the items to you. (10 cams / hour cams)
Help with electrics I need help sorting out various electrical devices (not broken) radios, TV, lamps which need attention or explaining!Should be easy for anyone technical.
set up turn table for vinyl records need someone please to set up a turn table for vinyl records
ARe on Property Management Companies Looking for recommendations of good property management companies please. We are looking for a reliable and honest complany to manage our block of flats and wonder if anyone can offer any advice, suggestions, recommendations? Hoping to make the change soon. Thanks. (1 cams)
BOBBLE REMOVERt Does anyone have a bobble remover they would lend me for cams for a few hours or a day?
Would like to spruce up a mattress by removing some bobbles!
Can collect and return. Thanks!
Changing beds (room turnaround) Hello, I occasionally need someone to change the linen on my guest bed and generally make the place nice for guests arriving. Sturton St, Cb1 (10 cams cams)
Help with coping at home Need occasional help with basic tasks, such as vacuuming and carrying things upstairs. (10 cams)
Help with EBAY selling Can anyone help show me how to place items on eBay please ? Would like you to come to my house so we can take photos of the items. I have tried to do this but am obviously going wrong somewhere !
Housework Because of the amount of other things we take on, housework suffers from time to time so help with this much appreciated! (10 Cams cams)
Personal: Beauty Care
Men's Haircut Anyone care to cut my hair, once every few months? I offer good conversation, too! (10 cams)
Being Read to - Ceri This makes some things much easier for a dyslexic. (10 Cams cams)
Massage. (10-15 cams)
Shiatsu I am learning Shiatsu and looking for receivers (models). If you are interested in improving your health and have benefitted from shiatsu before, or if you are interested in finding out more, please contact me.
Shiatsu is a form of body work and energy work practiced fully clothed, usually on a mat on the floor. Developed in the twentieth century in Japan, it has roots in Chinese medicine, Western physiology, and Japanese traditional massage. (voluntary cams)
Therapists/Teachers/Workshop Leaders Hi I'm looking for therapists/teachers/workshops leaders who may be able to offer something in the wellbeing space at an eco gathering in August 9th - 14th. It is volunteer led, everyone is crew ethos. Message me if you'd like more information. Thanks
Angel Card Readings
Interested in psychic phenomenon
meditation I would love to learn to meditate through guided instruction.
Jane (10 cams cams)
Meditation in France Join our Mindfulness retreat in the French countryside for deep relaxation, health and creativity. Led by an experienced and inspiring teacher. Cams/cash (tbc cams)
Would like to learn yoga & relaxation techniques
Dog walking/sitting Oscar the wonderful golden retriever offers his company for walks around Wandlebury or locally in Babraham, or an occasional evening's sitting at home by the fire. Not sure whether this is an offer or a want, but we're happy to pay you to walk him or give him some company so that we can go out! (10 cams)
Gorgeous new Puppy wants company! My gorgeous new puppy (a working cocker spaniel) arrives on February 1, and as I will be working two days in the week, how would you like to keep her company? When she's a little older, she could just go out for walks, or come to your house. In the meantime, if you would like to come and house sit on Wednesday or Thursday, for all or part of the day, Cherub and I would love to hear from you. We will be learning positive dog/human training together, all part of the fun. (10 ono cams)
Sports & Recreation
Football boots I would like a pair of football boots size 7 or 8 for my refugee guest Yousef please.
Technical: Computer/phone help
camcorder & computer I need someone to help with using a panasonic camcorder & editing on computer
Cassette to computer Can anyone help me copy the contents of Cassette tapes to computer?
COMPUTER HELP Help needed with Windows 7
Computer Help Two issues need resolving:
a) (re)Formatting hard disc partition
b) clearing and re-installing network drivers (subverted by anti-virus software)
I'm computer-literate but lack confidence in these critical areas! 15Cams offered for specialist advice (15 Cams cams)
Computer security Need of occasional guidance with my computer. OK with basics, such as word processing and searching the web, but hopeless at solving technical problems. (10 cams)
computer support managing photo storage on hard drive. making more space on C drive etc
Linux help (mutual support?) I have a number of issues submitting bug reports, installing hardware drivers etc, that would benefit from somebody who's "been there before"
Lynux installation I have a Windows computer which I'd like to make dual-boot Windows/Lynux
RADIO SPEAKER MENDING ANYONE? A DAB radio Roberts ECOLOGIC4 I camletted has a faulty speaker - it sounds as if the sound is warbling up from the bottom of a river! Has anyone any experience of fixing this kind of speaker please?
Thanks : ) (10 cams)
tecchie help sanning etc Help with various tecchie things eg:
help me work my scanner
help me convert tapes to CD or MP3
sort out Picassa photo storage on my laptop
get a radio working
g ( 10 cams hour cams)
tv set up need some one please to set up a preview box with the tv
Wanted. Computer help.
Transport: Bike Repair & Loan
Bike Repair To help fix up a load of abandoned bikes (ongoing project, but particularly before year-end 2018) (10 cams)
Cycle repair. Bike repair and possibly second hand parts.
Transport: Lifts & Deliveries
0426-Want, Delivery, Large Vehicle needed I have 4 IBC 1000 tanks waiting to be picked up from Bury-St-Edmond, so that I can set up a rain water recycling system. I need someone with a large enough vehicle to transport 4*H 1.2, W 1.2, D 1. They can stack up, who could pick them up for me from Bury-St-Edmond. (cams+£ cams)
Car trip to recycling/charity shop Collect my unwanted stuff from Trumpington and take it to HWRC (Thriplow or Milton) and/or charity shop. (10 +£ cams)
Gardening help please I would like a lift from Stansted to Fulbourn in the early hours on Monday 11th Jan 2016.
Stephanie 308 (10p/h plus petrol cams)
Help transporting double mattress to Milton tip Looking for help from someone with a car/small van that could fit a double mattress in (or ontop of?) to transport it from Chesterton to Milton rubbish tip for disposal.
Lift to London I'm finding travelling by train increasingly exhausting & would like to go to SE London sometime soon.
Lifts I need a regular lift to Newmarket Road, near the football ground on Thursdays at about 2pm.
My appointment is at 2.30pm.
Sterling for Petrol
Lifts to Cambridge station We often require a lift to/from Cambridge rail or bus station for cams and petrol money. Next lift wanted 28 Jan (11 AM) and 12 Feb (8 PM) (10 cams / hour cams)
English lessons English, advanced lessons needed, conversation, grammar, CAE preparation (10 cams)
Creative Writing Experienced feedback and guidance on your creative writing (memoir, poetry, short story, novel or stage play).
Cams needed Would anyone like to donate a few cams to my account in support of the Green Party ? My account no 48 has become rather negative as I have paid out 150 cans in the past year for Green Party Leafletting. One member has already donated very generously to support the GP!
car wanted i am car hunting so if anyone is selling a can in good condition i will pay sterling to buy it if i like the car and the price
carpet fitter i bought some new carpet and underlayer for a one bedroom bunglow if you know how to fit the carpet i can help you fit it
you can text me asap i don't have internet at home
COLLECTION OF ITEMS LEFT BEHIND AT EVENT A book 'Proof Of Heaven' & a black ladle were left behind at the May social & trading. Please collect if they belong to you
General help Wanted someone to come to Burwell to do a variety of odd jobs such as moving furniture, clearing some cupboards at ground level., sorting papers. Usual rate of 10 cams per hour.
Help with automatic car Can someone move my automatic car for me?
Large Rugs or Carpet/Blankets/Cushions & Therapy Table Hi I'm coordinating a wellbeing space at an eco gathering 9th - 14th August in Hertfordshire. I am looking to borrow a therapy table or chair. I would also like to make the space comfortable so am looking for some large rugs, cushions and blankets. Thanks (Negotiable cams)
Rubik's Cube Anyone would like to give away/sell/lend a Rubik's Cube?!