2,500 go for 300 superstore jobs

More than 2,500 people have applied for 300 jobs at an Asda superstore which opens in Mosborough on March 31.

Manager Nick Whyte said: “The number of job applications we have received so far is fantastic and we are still welcoming applications.”

The superstore, with 450 parking spaces and a petrol station, will be on the site of the former Home Decor premises off Beighton Road East. Its food section includes a pizza counter and a bakery.