Strawberry Tea

A big well done and thank you to all our customers and colleagues who have been getting involved in summer Strawberry Tea parties to raise money for Breast Cancer Care!

Strawberry Tea

Our store community champions across the country have been sharing stories and photos from some of the events, which have come in all different shapes and sizes – including our Fareham Community Champion Sharon’s Strawberry Tea in the sea.

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Posted in Strawberry Tea on 08 July 2016
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Seven-year-old Rory can’t eat dairy and is soya intolerant – so he’s a big fan of our Free From range and loves using our chocolate cake mix to bake with his mum.

Rory had loads of fun creating his Free From cake using our mix

Mum Elle, who’s from Dundee, shared these fab pictures on Instagram of Rory making a cake using our Free From Chocolate Sponge Mix… and having a cheeky lick of the spoon!

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Posted in News & Blogs on 08 July 2016
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Asda customers have been trying out some of James Martin’s tasty recipes and sharing the photos with us on social media – and they look amazing!

James has created lots of tasty summer recipes for our Good Living team – including Extra Special Glazed Sausages, Cauliflower Cous Cous with Maple Syrup Dressing, and Lemon Posset with Strawberries.

Little Layla made James’s Lemon Posset dessert. Her dad Nathan tweeted these cute pics and said it “went down a treat.”

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Posted in News & Blogs on 07 July 2016

When eight-year-old Isabelle Cambray was reading the Flat Stanley book at school her teacher gave the class the challenge to send a flat paper version of themselves to their favourite place.

Christine and Isabelle

Isabelle chose her local Asda in Bolton because she loves our food (and sweets!) – and the store’s Community Champion Christine Baldwin was so delighted she paid her school, Turton and Edgworth Primary, a special visit to say hello.

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Posted in Community on 07 July 2016
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Teachers at a primary school came up with the perfect leaving present for their much-loved colleague Jill – a customised version of one of our grandma gnomes!

Jill and her new gnome

Jill Lees had worked at Ravensfield Primary School in Dukinfield, Greater Manchester for 24 years, so headteacher Bev Allford and Donna McKenzie came up with the idea of presenting her with an Asda gnome as a leaving present from staff and pupils.

Donna painted the gnome’s hair and glasses to make it look more like Jill, changed the colour of the clothing to match the school’s uniform – and even added the school’s crest as a finishing touch.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 06 July 2016