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Leading politicians from both sides of the European Union Referendum campaign visited Asda House to take part in a special debate in front of our colleagues.

Michael Gove MP spoke about the Vote Leave campaign and Harriet Harman MP spoke about Britain Stronger in Europe. The debate was chaired by broadcaster and former BBC Breakfast news presenter Bill Turnbull.

Watch the debate here:

Posted in Green Room News on 10 June 2016
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We’re taking the wraps off our first TV advert with James Martin tonight – and we’re sure our customers are going to love it!

James Martin

Keep an eye out for the advert on your TV screens from tonight. There’s lots happening on Facebook and Twitter too, as well as interviews and recipes on Asda Goodliving, so make sure you check it out.

Over the next few months you’ll be seeing and hearing more from James, including lots of interviews, cooking tips and recipes.

So, what questions would you like to ask him? Any cooking inspiration or anything particularly about the man himself?

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Posted in Green Room News on 08 June 2016
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Our wonderful Asda Community Champions are out and about in their local communities this month raising money for Breast Cancer Care’s Strawberry Tea campaign.

Colleagues are fundraising for Breast Cancer Care

Throughout June, our Community Champions are hosting a variety of events ranging from street parties to afternoon teas with local community groups and the public to help Breast Cancer Care.

Activities will be taking place in store between 4th and 18th June including strawberry cupcake decorating, a fun lucky dip game and the opportunity to pose for some fruit-faced selfies!

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Posted in Green Room News on 08 June 2016
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It’s the Queen’s official 90th birthday this weekend – and in the run up to Her Majesty’s special day our colleagues have been doing a fantastic job of getting our customers in the spirit and helping them celebrate.

Celebrating the Queen's birthday in Asda Darlington

Colleagues and customers have been sharing photos of their best royal wave in the special ‘Happy and Glorious’ carriage which is in stores now.

Check out our photo gallery
Posted in Green Room News on 06 June 2016
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Great news – the ‘Your Voice’ colleague survey 2016 launches today.

Your Voice

All colleagues will get the chance to fill in the survey and have their say about what it’s like to work here.

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Posted in Green Room News on 06 June 2016