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We love this funky design! Nashon Doleman from Bromsgrove got in touch with us on Twitter to share her fantastic upcycled Wendy house using Asda garden paints.

The finished Wendy house using funky colours from Asda

Nashon was shopping at her local Asda store when she spotted our colourful garden paint range. They inspired her to get creative and upcycle her 14-year-old daughter Millie’s tired Wendy house in the garden.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 22 July 2016
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We’re really proud of our Darlington colleague Matt Crossen who’s been selected for Team GB’s Paralympic football team.

Matt with colleagues

Delivery driver Matt heads to Rio next month and we’re wishing him and the team all the very best.

Matt had a stroke in 2013 when he was an extremely fit 23-year-old, working as a consultant at a gym and playing semi-professional football for Marske United. The stroke affected his speech and mobility, but after six days in hospital and several months of rehab he was back playing football.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 22 July 2016
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We love the way mum Lyndsay personalised these Asda Piñata Surprise cakes – and so did her six-year-old twins Liam and Ellie!

Liam and Ellie with their cakes

Lyndsay always likes to give the twins their own individual cake on their birthday – so she bought two different Piñata Surprise cakes and used rice paper and decorative names to personalise them.

She usually bakes their birthday cakes but this year decided to save time and money by buying cakes from Asda and adding her own finishing touches.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 21 July 2016
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Love a nice slice of pizza? We’ve made a few changes and introduced six tasty new flavours to our Extra Special range!

Try the tasty new range

The new range includes: Buffalo Mozzarella & Sunblush Tomato, Spanish Chorizo & Manchego, British Chicken & Basil Pesto, Tandoori Chicken Tikka, Spinach & Italian Ricotta and Smoked Ham, Mushroom & Mascarpone.

By making a few tweaks to the dough mixing technique, oven settings and sauce placement, we’ve made sure that the pizzas are even tastier than before.

Each pizza has a soft and thin base, made with hand-stretched dough and cooked in our stonebake ovens.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 21 July 2016
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We’ve announced that £1.1 million collected from charging customers for carrier bags in our stores in Scotland and Wales has been invested in developing local social enterprise programmes.

Social Enterprise Acaademy

The announcement follows the successful launch of Asda’s first Social Enterprise Supplier Development Academy.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 21 July 2016