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Beef joint

It’s awards season again and we’ve just come back from the annual Quality Food Awards with a clutch of top prizes!

We had winners from cakes to curries, including a top Christmas Q Award for our delicious Butcher’s Selection British Bone-in Beef Rib.

This delicious prime cut is expertly hand-trimmed and matured for 21 days for extra tenderness and a truly succulent flavour.

It’s just one of 28 Asda products that impressed the judges at the Quality Food and Drink Awards 2014.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 14 November 2014
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Cameron Murray

We’ve teamed up with Mencap in Northern Ireland for Learning Disabilities Work Experience Week – which runs from November 10 to 16.

As part of the scheme, 10 young people with learning disabilities will join the teams at local stores across Northern Ireland to provide them with valuable work experience.

One of them is Cameron Murray (pictured), who will be helping out at our Ballyclare store.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 12 November 2014
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We love good food, so when the chance to take part in the UK’s premier winter food and drink show Taste of London Winter came up it was too good to miss!

Taste of London

We’re the event’s Official Supermarket Partner for 2014. The four-day event at Tobacco Dock in East London brings together some of the biggest names in food – from the capital’s hottest restaurants to world-class chefs.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 12 November 2014
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Recognise that singing voice on our brand new Christmas advert? That’s right – X Factor contestant and former Asda colleague Jahméne Douglas has put his own soulful spin on the classic When You’re Smiling.

You're lucky it's Christmas smile

You can download the track now for just 79p on iTunes, with 10p going to Children in Need and another 10p going to Save the Children UK from each download.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 12 November 2014
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Asda Christmas TV ad 2014

Our new TV advert is all about those special things at Christmas that bring a smile to your face.

The ad brings those smiles to life – from the pride of putting up the perfect Christmas tree to the kids’ excited faces on Christmas morning.

We’ve got a great range of gifts, clothing and food at Asda that are sure to raise a smile – from George Christmas jumpers and our exclusive George Home wooden toys range, to Extra Special mince pies, Venison Wellington and our tasty Profiterole Gateau. Take a look at our fantastic festive range in store or online.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 06 November 2014