Christmas shoppers are being offered free parking after 5pm in Exeter City Council-run pay and display car parks.
Car parking charges in Exeter City Council-run car parks look set to be frozen next year to help stimulate economic growth in the city.
Problem parking at primary schools in Teignmouth is being helped thanks to new rules to enforce restrictions on yellow zig-zags.
Sunday, October 30 marks the start of free Sunday parking in car parks in Newton Abbot, Teignmouth and Dawlish. It will also see a special day of celebration in Newton Abbot to launch the scheme.
Town and resort car parks to join the scheme from Sunday, October 30 to the end of March 2012 are: