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Buy Market Stall On eBay

A Welsh market stall owner is selling her collectables shop on the eBay forum to open an animal rescue centre at her home. Collectors Corner owner Christine Haveron, aged 46 from Wrexham, has had the stall in Chester Market for 14 years but she has now decided to put the specialist toy store up for auction for £49,000 to follow … Read more

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Chess Set Bargain On eBay

Love chess? Love midcentury design? Then you will love this chess set by Austin Cox. Goofbay’s eBay sniper detected this little find today. According to the seller, this set, which is up for auction on the eBay forum, is the smaller of the two modernist-inspired aluminum chess sets designed by Austin E Cox for Austin Enterprises and manufactured by the … Read more

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Give Landmines The Boot

Nobel Prize-winning charity Mines Advisory Group (MAG) has gained celebrity support from a host of celebrities for a clearance charity auction on the eBay forum. The charity draws attention to the part of the body most at risk to landmines and Give Landmines the Boot is a campaign from MAG to raise vital funds for humanitarian work clearing mines. Over … Read more

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Emmy Goodies On eBay

Front row seats for the Emmy Awards red carpet are now selling on eBay for $510 after eight bids in the charity auction which is to benefit the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Foundation. You can also be the first person to bid $250 for a script of “30 Rock”, which won Emmy’s best comedy series 2007, 2008 and … Read more

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Confessional On eBay Can’t Become Sauna, Church Rules

Now some Catholics may well work up a sweat whilst in confessional as they admit to things they shouldn’t have done, but Vienna’s archdiocese is ruling that the confession box up for auction on the eBay forum cannot be turned into a sauna. A confessional placed on eBay by a Vienna church undergoing renovations was described as ideal for conversion … Read more

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Chelsea Girls Poster

At the Goofbay blog, we love to report any cool findings from the eBay forum, and today we have another! OK, so it may be a bit pricey, but this iconic signed Alan Aldridge Chelsea Girls poster is one you will rarely see up for auction on eBay. In 1966, Chelsea Girls was an experimental underground film directed by Andy … Read more

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Vale-Rio Diner Up For Sale On eBay

A 60-year-old Phoenixville landmark in America has been put up for auction on the eBay forum. The Vale-Rio Diner, where regulars go for coffee, pie and conversation, was posted onto eBay on July 12th with an asking price of $250,000. Co-owner Francis J. Puleo said that he and his brother Richard J. Puleo had wrestled with what to do with … Read more

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Nintendo For $35,000?

A down on his luck man has had his frown turned upside down thanks to the eBay forum. With a lot of unpaid bills and financial problems getting him down, ronald3868 logged onto eBay to try and annihilate his woes. Wanting something to sell, he listed his old Nintendo Entertainment System on eBay for $35,000. He wrote in his listing: … Read more

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£52k Bid On eBay For World Cup Final Ball

As reported right here on the Goofbay blog yesterday, the World Cup Final ball has been placed for sale on eBay, and it has sparked a bidding frenzy. By midnight last night, the price had soared from £99 to £52,100, with the auction ending at 5pm today. All the proceeds raised from the auction on the eBay forum will go … Read more

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Makers Of ‘Lightsaber’ Strike Back On eBay

A Hong Kong firm is using the force of the eBay forum to try and score some revenge on Star Wars makers LucasFilm. LucasFilm recently served a manufacturer of a hand-held laser with a cease-and-desist letter for selling an item it claimed was too close in resemblance to its trademark lightsabers from Star Wars movies. But the Hong Kong firm … Read more

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