Social media graphics & messages

Instructions to download the animated social media posts:

  1. Click on the link below
  2. Click on the three dots and select "download"

#ShopworkerSuperhero Steve animated post (opens in a new tab)

#ShopworkerSuperhero Sammie animated post (opens in a new tab)

#ShopworkerSuperhero Mrs Paleja animated post (opens in a new tab)

#ShopworkerSuperhero message

Shopworkers have been there for us throughout the Covid crisis. Tweet your stories about the retail worker who's put a smile on your face during these difficult months using the hashtags  #ShopworkerSuperhero #KeepingChristmasKind

General #KeepingChristmasKind messages

Every minute of the working day a shopworker is verbally abused, threatened with violence or physically attacked. Please show some kindness to the shopworkers helping to keep us all going this Christmas.  #KeepingChristmasKind

76% of shopworkers say that incidents of violence, threats and abuse have been worse during Covid. Please show some kindness to those working hard to keep us going on the festive frontline this Christmas. #KeepingChristmasKind

Steve's a @TheSouthernCoop store manager & father of 2. He's been threatened with violence over 100 times this year just for doing his job. Please show some kindness to shopworkers this Christmas. #KeepingChristmasKind

Short social media video of Steve to accompany the above Tweet (please see download instructions at the top of the page).

Sammie's a @coopuk store manager & wife. This year she has been verbally abused and even threatened with a flare, just for doing her job. Please show some kindness to shopworkers this Christmas. #KeepingChristmasKind

Short social media video of Sammie to accompany the above Tweet (please see download instructions at the top of the page).

Mrs Paleja is a newsagent owner & a grandmother. She was pushed to the ground by a customer and fractured her wrist just for doing her job. Please show some kindness to shopworkers this Christmas. #KeepingChristmasKind

Short social media video of Mrs Paleja to accompany the above Tweet (please see download instructions at the top of the page).

Support for Usdaw's survey

76% of shopworkers say that incidents of violence, threats and abuse have been worse during Covid. Please help @UsdawUnion put an end to this kind of behaviour by taking part in their short survey #Respect20 #KeepingChristmasKind https://usd.aw/36pcERx

To download the image please left click to expand it, and then right click and choose "save image as".