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International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOBIT) is celebrated every year on 17th May.

To mark the event this year, we’re celebrating out LGBT inclusive culture and hearing some personal stories from our amazing colleagues.

Over the next week, we’ll be sharing some of these stories on the Green Room, so keep coming back to check them out.

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Posted in Green Room News on 12 May 2016
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We’re extremely proud to be finalists at the British LGBT awards in the Employer of the Year category.

LGBT Awards

The event, hosted by Mel B and Duncan James, is designed to showcase individuals and organisations that have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to the LGBT community.

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Posted in Green Room News on 12 May 2016
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Tracey Gunson, Group Quality Project Leader at IPL is counting down the days until Associates Week in America – and we spoke to her to find out how much she’s looking forward to it!

Tracey

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Posted in Green Room News on 10 May 2016
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Thanks to Mary Jane Moir for sharing this fantastic image of all of her names badges from her time at Asda over the last 10 years.

About this time 10years ago I did my first training shift. Where has the time gone!

A photo posted by Mary Moir (@blackiemoir) on


Mary, 27, from Huntly in Aberdeenshire has worked at Asda Huntly on the George department since the store opened in April 10 years ago and is the youngest colleague from the original bunch to still be working there!

She said: “As we are a smaller store our departments are very close and we help each other out with covering shifts or helping with a delivery if any of us need it. I like the fact that we have regular customers who are more like friends now and a lot of my fellow colleagues are friends outside of work too.”

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Posted in Green Room News on 09 May 2016
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Over 170 of our colleagues are getting ready for this year’s Associates Week in Bentonville. Julie Kershaw, an Audit Manager at Asda House in Leeds, is one of them. We caught up with her to find out how she’s preparing for the big week…

Julie Kershaw

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Posted in Green Room News on 09 May 2016