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Free Hot Drink for Emergency Responders in Asda Stores

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Retailer offers uniformed emergency workers free tea or coffee to get through their shifts during the colder weather

Asda has today announced it is to offer emergency responders the chance to grab a free cup of tea or coffee in over 330 Asda Stores, cafes and Express stores to help them get through their shifts during the colder weather.

From 1st November until the 31st December 2023, Asda is inviting emergency responders on shift and in uniform to come into Asda stores to grab themselves a free tea or coffee from either the Asda Cafe or the Self Service Costa or Leon Machines.

Off duty responders with a Blue Light Card also receive 10% back in their Cashpot on all fresh purchases including fresh meat, fish and ready meals when they scan their Asda Rewards app at the checkout.

To claim the free drink whilst on shift, emergency responders just help themselves to a hot drink from either the instore café or self-serve machine and take it to the till where an Asda colleague will process it free of charge. The offer is for one drink per emergency responder.

The initiative is open to Paramedics, Police Officers and Fire Fighters and is available all day, every day – including in 24-hour stores.

Asda Chief People and Corporate Affairs Officer, Hayley Tatum, said: “This initiative is a token of our appreciation for the tireless work that our emergency responders are carrying out in the communities in which we operate. Whether on duty, enjoying a break or finishing a shift, we invite them to pop in, say hi and grab a cuppa.”

In selected Asda stores, Community Champions run a ‘Community Cuppa’ campaign in Asda cafes by creating space for community groups who may otherwise struggle to meet due to rental costs or high energy costs. Spaces will be available on weekdays in November and December from 2pm to 6pm and all community group members who visit will also receive unlimited free tea or coffee.

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ASDA Rewards is ASDA's free loyalty scheme. You can get 10% cashback on Star products. You earn ASDA Pounds into a Cashpot to exchange into ASDA vouchers.

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A small courtesy that would be most welcomed, as a five minute break for a cuppa is sometimes just what you need.

Good advert for the company too, so everyone's a winner.

Nice one.


Well done for this Asda - and thanks for sharing . I will let my ambulance driver nephew know


This is brilliant, well done ASDA. I know a few people that would love this as they work as emergency responders.


Great stuff from Asda, will let all my police buddies know about this.


Well done Asda .. this is awesome 😎.. sometimes a break is hard to come by for the emergency workers .. so knowing a free drink can be had is just awesome way of showing gratitude to them . Great stuff 👍🏻👍🏻


Well done Asda 👏 the rest need to follow suit I always let Emergency personal go ahead of me in queues they deserve to be able to get a drink and food as they often don't get a proper break .


It's a great gesture but there are also others with key jobs that are important

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