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Colleagues' kindness helps young Calum grow in confidence

Colleagues' kindness helps young Calum grow in confidence

Colleagues at our Swinton store were really moved when nine-year-old Calum Coghlan’s mum Angela got in touch to thank them for giving him “a purpose in life and aspirations for the future” when he visits every week.Calum, who has autism and epilepsy, has struck up a great relati...
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19 Jan 2018
The fitnesswear from George that looks great in – and out – of the gym

The fitnesswear from George that looks great in – and out – of the gym

One of my New Year’s resolutions is to go to the gym three times a week. I’m usually quite good at going to the gym but I got married last June and we went on honeymoon at the end of last year, so for the past few weeks I haven’t been at all. To help me stay on track I use apps ...
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16 Jan 2018
Chef Andrew reveals inspiration behind our delicious new vegan Food to Go range

Chef Andrew reveals inspiration behind our delicious new vegan Food to Go range

With more and more people adopting a vegan diet I wanted to challenge myself and understand what it's like to go vegan, so I took part in a seven-day vegan challenge. The experience has inspired me to eat more plant-based meals and has given me an insight to be able to educate people on heal...
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12 Jan 2018
Community colleagues help charity throw fun party to beat the January blues

Community colleagues help charity throw fun party to beat the January blues

January can be a grey and lonely month for some people – so three of our wonderful community colleagues helped throw a fun party to bring together 100 elderly people living in south-west London.Tracey Jacques from our Sutton store, Zoe Harper from Belvedere and Caroline Pettican from Charlt...
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12 Jan 2018
Happy 80th birthday to our long-serving colleague Sheila

Happy 80th birthday to our long-serving colleague Sheila

A very happy 80th birthday to our popular checkout colleague Sheila Gill who's worked at our Wrexham store for 40 years!Colleagues presented great-grandmother Sheila with gifts and a cake and decorated her till to mark her big day – and lots of customers stopped by to wish her many hap...
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09 Jan 2018
Young Jude loves helping out Kirstie and the team at our Antrim store

Young Jude loves helping out Kirstie and the team at our Antrim store

13-year-old Jude Patton has struck up a great relationship with Kirstie Ainsworth and other colleagues in our Antrim store – and every Saturday they give him his own Asda work top and name badge so he can help them out while his family are doing the shopping.They met when his aunt Elizabeth...
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04 Jan 2018