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Hawaiian versions of our fab giant gnomes Gnorman and Gnorma are now available in selected stores for £25.

Hawaiian Gnomes

Our giant gnome family have been a huge hit on social media and now the summery versions of Gnorman and Gnorma sporting sunglasses and flip flops are available for £25.

Find out which stores they’re available in here.

Posted in News & Blogs on 27 May 2016
News & Blogs

Little Freddie Ward loves playing superhero – even when shopping at Asda with his mum Kirsty!

Super Freddie in his favourite costumes

Four-year-old Freddie is a huge fan of our fancy dress range and has a great collection of his favourite superhero outfits.

Some days he’s the Hulk, others he’s Batman or Spider-Man, but his current favourite is Captain America – which he wore to our Barnes Hill store on a recent visit.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 27 May 2016
News & Blogs

We’ve added some brilliant new animal party cakes to our popular range and they’ve been a real hit on social media!

Our new cake rsnge

Our range already included some cute characters – like Pablo and Paloma the pugs and Claudia the cat – and last year we asked our Facebook fans to help our bakery team choose which animals they should add to the range.

We got loads of fab suggestions like Percy the penguin, Rupert the rabbit and Leo the lion – but Dexter the Dinosaur, Una the Unicorn and our cute Cheeky Monkey won the bakery team’s vote!

Posted in News & Blogs on 27 May 2016
News & Blogs

Meet Connor and Samuel who got the chance to try their hands at lots of jobs at a big superstore when our St Helens Community Champion Gaynor Winstanley arranged work experience for them.

Connor, Gaynor and Samuel

They go to Mill Green School, which provides opportunities for youngsters with special needs aged between 14 and 19 and often finds it difficult to secure work experience placements for students. But Gaynor was only too happy to help when their teacher Catherine King got in touch.

Gaynor said “Connor and Samuel were absolutely fantastic” during their work experience, while Catherine said their experience showed that the students have a lot to offer a potential employer.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 27 May 2016
Strawberry Tea

We’ve teamed up with Leeds Rhinos to help launch this year’s Breast Cancer Care Strawberry Tea campaign!

Strawberry Tea launch

Launched in 1998, Breast Cancer Care’s Strawberry Tea encourages friends, colleagues and families to hold a #StrawberryTea event in their homes, work or community to raise awareness and funds for the charity.

Leeds Rhinos CEO Gary Hetherington hosted a special Strawberry Tea Party at the club’s stadium with club staff and local Asda colleagues to kick-off the campaign.

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Posted in Strawberry Tea on 24 May 2016