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Little Leo loved the cake his mum picked to celebrate his third birthday – a giant version of his favourite biscuit!

Leo blowing out his candles

Mum Laura, from Stourbridge, shared this picture of Leo on Instagram and said his reaction to the cake made her day. Leo has autism and as a result Laura and fiance Ashley had to plan his special day very carefully.

She says he is obsessed with Jammie Dodgers – so when his sister Gabby found the cake on an Asda shopping trip a couple of months ago they bought it and saved it for his big day.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 30 August 2016
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Congratulations and a big thank you to Carol and Jill who are both celebrating 40 years of service at our Chadderton store.

Carol and Jill

Carol Powell (above left) who works on reception, started out at the store in 1976 in the Home and Leisure Department – and Jill Fearn joined on the checkouts in the same year.

Carol says one of the things she loves about her job is the warm relationship between Asda colleagues and customers.

She said: “We have a lot of older customers who may not have seen anyone for a couple of days; they love chatting to us and we love chatting to them too.”

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Posted in News & Blogs on 26 August 2016
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Colleagues at our Bolton store have helped colleague Lisa mark 45 years of service – all in the grocery department.

Lisa, centre front, with colleagues

Elizabeth Bezkorowajnyj – known to everyone as Lisa – started working in the grocery department of the store at Moss Bank Way in 1971 and is now one of the longest serving Asda colleagues in the country.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 24 August 2016
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To celebrate the return of our wonderful gold medal winning athletes from Rio, we commissioned a food artist to recreate some of the team’s best moments using ‘golden’ Asda products.

Talented Welsh food artist Nathan Wyburn used Asda’s Gold Roast Coffee, Asda’s golden syrup, golden breakfast biscuits, golden oats, golden cereal and golden vegetable rice to create five pieces of edible art.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 23 August 2016
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The nappies are available in sizes 3, 4, 5 and 6 and are in selected stores and online now.

Pampers offer

The offer ends on 12th September. You can find them online here along with other great offers, or in these selected stores – please call ahead if you’re planning a special trip.

Posted in News & Blogs on 22 August 2016