Written on: 17/09/2013
If I can save ONE person from interacting with theis company, writing this review would be worth it. Do NOT purchase from this site! You always get bid up to your maximum bid, and then they can take up to 28 WORKING DAYS to deliver AFTER threats to involve the media and police! (read more)
Written on: 22/05/2013 by Morph666 (1 review written)
3 months ago I purchased a picture from the Bumblebee (Stinger) Auctions when it was delivered the flimsy box was all battered and torn, the glass in the picture was totally smashed and the picture was damaged beyond repair ,the bubble wrap they used was half flat and the caution handle with care/fragile tape was wrapped around the picture and then the clever people placed this inside a flimsy piece of cardboard made from a broken down box that Nobody could see . After 3months of chasing I... (read more)
Written on: 14/03/2013
Bad news you can not trust this site they make you think you are getting a good deal but you are getting robbed. 99% of there gold is fake and they no it,they make it look like it"could"be gold but it never is believe me i was fooled.And stop and ask yourself would anyone in the world have stacks of gold and not even get it tested i dont think so (read more)
Written on: 09/01/2013 by mully67 (1 review written)
I bought a necklace from them last week. They obviously have a very slick photographer. It was made to look good quality, substantial, thick. I paid a lot of money for it. When it arrived, honestly, it was thin, tatty...fit for the bin. Don't be fooled by the fact that it is run via the Police. You would assume that meant decency and integrity. WRONG! I called them. Nothing back. So I emailed the guy who deals with enquiries- Chris Leach. He was rude. Aggressive. Stock answer, after stock... (read more)
Written on: 20/09/2012
basically with respect to the jewellery the police give you extremely limited information, maybe you´ll get the size and the hallmark but no weight, and the way the auction is set up, any bids placed within 10 minutes of the auction end will extend the auction by ten minutes, giving people the opportunity to raise their bids. Now what raises my eyebrows with this is that there is nothing to stop the people (police) to have themselves a set of scales with them to weigh and estimate the value... (read more)
Written on: 24/10/2008 by zebedee999 (1 review written)
Idea ok in principle.
The admins should sort out their server before advertising the site to the general public in my opinion...
Bit like policing in general needs a good sort out and restructure. I do not recommend Bumble Bee Auctions until the server is sorted out. (read more)
Written on: 26/05/2008 by airtwist (1 review written)
An excellent system which recycles and is environmentally friendly. It opens up the vast property stores to a world audience 24/7.
Over 50,000 auctions to date. It is a bit more of an open club than an auction. (read more)
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