Waitrose received 384 job applications within just 23 days for its new shop in Teignmouth, Devon.
Teignmouth and Dawlish have joined the rest of Teignbridge car parks in being free on Sundays.
Problem parking at primary schools in Teignmouth is being helped thanks to new rules to enforce restrictions on yellow zig-zags.
The Olympic Flame will be in Teignbridge during its official relay to London.
On Sunday 20 May 2012 – only the second day of its journey around the country – the Olympic Flame will reach Teignbridge.
Torchbearers will carry the Olympic Flame in Teignmouth, which will host a welcome on behalf of the district.
Full details of the relay and local celebrations will be announced closer to the time, inviting people from across the area to welcome the Olympic Flame.
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.