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Journalists and bloggers take to social media to support our Be Your Breast Friend campaign

Journalists and bloggers take to social media to support our Be Your Breast Friend campaign

A big thank you to all the journalists and bloggers who've been showing their support for our Be Your Breast Friend campaign to encourage more people to regularly check themselves for the signs of breast cancer.As part of our Tickled Pink breast cancer charity campaign Breast Cancer Care and...
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22 Mar 2019
Angela gives her daughter 'the gift of life and love' by donating a kidney

Angela gives her daughter 'the gift of life and love' by donating a kidney

When Louise Carter fell seriously ill with double kidney failure her mum Angela didn’t think twice about what to do – she donated one of her own kidneys and gave Louise “the gift of life and love”.They've worked together at our Llangefni store on Anglesey for the last...
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22 Mar 2019
Our new George sustainability strategy makes our clothes and homewares better for the planet

Our new George sustainability strategy makes our clothes and homewares better for the planet

As one of the UK’s biggest supermarkets and the second largest clothing retailer in the country, we have a responsibility to do the right thing by our customers - not only on the price and quality of our goods, but also on the impact we have on the world around us.This isn’t new think...
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19 Mar 2019
Warm welcome from colleagues as popular porter Joe returns to work

Warm welcome from colleagues as popular porter Joe returns to work

Everyone at our Breck Road store in Liverpool is delighted to see our much-loved 82-year-old porter Joe Moran back at work.Joe's been given the all-clear to come back to work after successful treatment for lung cancer – and says he couldn't wait to come back.He said: "The tho...
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18 Mar 2019
The important breast cancer awareness message on our pink till receipts

The important breast cancer awareness message on our pink till receipts

I wish I could get a megaphone, stand up on the checkouts and shout about the message for women – and men – to regularly check themselves. I can't stress it enough.I work on the checkouts, so I absolutely love seeing the pink till receipts we've got at the moment with a mess...
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15 Mar 2019
We've removed 6,500 tonnes of plastic in a year

We've removed 6,500 tonnes of plastic in a year

Our customers are at the heart of everything we do, so when they feel strongly about an issue, I want them to be able to trust us to make a difference. In February last year we listened to our customers, colleagues and the community about the ongoing issue with plastic and the damage it causes to...
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13 Mar 2019