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Customers have been telling us how much they love great-grandad Dave who works on the checkouts at our Morley store.

Dave with customer Alan Clegg

Dave Garrad is about to celebrate his 79th birthday on 13th August but has no intention of stopping.

He has worked at the store for eight years and before that worked for our Grimsby store for four years.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 29 July 2016
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Asda customers love posting cute photos of their kids in our trolleys on social media, as you can see from this photo of eight-month-old twins Ruby and Ryleigh!

Ruby and Ryleigh

It’s fab to see so many little ones enjoying themselves in store and the twins’ mum Katie posted this picture on Instagram during one of their first outings to our Wigan store.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 29 July 2016
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We’ve recently added some lovely new Disney Princess additions to our in-store birthday cards range and they’ve been going down a treat on social media!


Customers have been sharing pictures of the new range and saying how much they love the designs – with comments like “best birthday cards ever in Asda” and “the artwork is just stunning!”.

The range features cards with Belle, Ariel, Rapunzel, Snow White and Cinderella alongside cute messages wishing you a happy birthday.

They’re available in selected stores now for £1.50 each.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 29 July 2016
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Our Facebook fans have been sharing photos of the fantastic treats they’ve created by customising Asda cakes.

We recently posted on Facebook about Lyndsay who personalised our Piñata Surprise cakes for her six-year-old twins Liam and Ellie’s birthday. This prompted lots more customers to share their cake designs with us too.

Liam and Ellie with their cakes

We have a wide variety of cakes available on our Groceries website – from fun animal and character cakes to show stopping Piñata Surprise cakes and Smash Cakes.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 26 July 2016
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Our Weymouth Community Champion Sandy West got the nation guessing when she featured on Greg James’s Radio One show as ‘The Mayor of Where?’

Sandy

The show features a different mayor each week and presenters Greg James and Chris Smith take it in turns to ask a question to help them guess where the mayor is from.

Sandy, who is also Mayor of Portland, chatted about her Mayoral role and her work as a Community Champion to millions of listeners.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 25 July 2016