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In less than half an hour our amazing colleague Andy Reid can go from looking after the fruit and veg in our Dalgety Bay store to rescuing people who’ve got into trouble in the Firth of Forth.

Andy Reid

Andy’s a member of the local Coastguard and a specialist in helping people cut off by tide and stuck in the mud.

He’s been given special permission to combine his Asda and Coastguard roles and carries a pager with him at all times so he can respond to emergencies.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 12 May 2017
News & Blogs

We’re going to be staging our first ever display at the world famous RHS Chelsea Flower Show – thanks to our talented colleague John Dalton, who works at our Carlisle store.

John in store

John combines his role on the checkouts two days a week with work as a freelance florist including putting on displays and demonstrations at flower shows and clubs all over the country.

When he suggested creating an Asda exhibit at the Chelsea Flower Show, his store manager Louise Swift got in touch with the team at Asda head office and they loved the idea.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 12 May 2017
News & Blogs

We’ve added the fantastic new My Babiie accessories and pushchairs to our George baby range – and to celebrate we’ve got a gorgeous travel system to give away.

Be in with a chance of winning this lovely Katie Piper travel system

The range includes special collections by The Only Way is Essex star Billie Faiers and TV presenter Katie Piper. We’ve got a white travel system worth £299.99 designed by Katie to give away in our prize draw.

Find out more and enter.
Posted in News & Blogs on 09 May 2017
News & Blogs

There are a number of voucher giveaways circulating on social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter that are nothing to do with us and may be an attempt to capture your personal information.

Before you enter your details please check the link – if it’s an official Asda competition or giveaway it should link to an Asda website such as asda.com or your.asda.com.

Unfortunately we have no control over third party websites and can only warn you not to be taken in by them.

Here are two recent examples which have been shared online:

Example

This post encourages users to share it with their friends and add a comment in order to claim the “free voucher”.

Example

This example encourages users to fill in a questionnaire then share the link on Facebook to receive a “free voucher”. In both of these examples, there is no such voucher available.

If you see a message like this please do not click on it.

Posted in News & Blogs on 08 May 2017
News & Blogs

We’re cutting the cost of fuel for the second time this week – with unleaded petrol and diesel reduced to 112.7p per litre from tomorrow.

Fuel price cut

Our unique national price cap at all 304 of our filling stations across the country means every single one of our customers knows the maximum price they will pay at the pump regardless of where they live.

Asda’s Head of Petrol Trading Dave Tyrer said: "Asda consistently offers its customers the lowest fuel prices week in, week out and we continue to lead the market on driving down costs for motorists right across the country.

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Posted in News & Blogs on 05 May 2017