Tesco is offering a £20,000 'community fund' to residents in Chatteris and Whittlesey to say sorry for not opening new stores earmarked for the towns.
The deal has been struck by Fenland District Council and follows an earlier Tesco donation to Chatteris groups of £4,000 agreed with MP Steve Barclay after the store was mothballed.
The crisis-hit retailer announced last month it would close 43 stores, putting 2,000 jobs at risk.
The Mayor of St Edmundsbury, who accidentally drove his car into his local supermarket just days after taking office, has said he's given up driving.
Councillor Terry Buckle, who's 73, lost control of his Vauxhall Vectra while trying to park at the Tesco store in Bury St Edmunds last week. Mayor Buckle said the accident, his first in 56 years of driving, frightened him so much he's vowed not to get behind the wheel again.
Ramraiders in Norfolk escaped empty handed after targetting a cash machine at a Tesco store. Luke Farrington has more details...
Norfolk police are investigating a ramraid at a Tesco Express just outside of Norwich after thieves tried to remove an ATM cash machine using a JCB digger. It happened at around 1.15am on Tuesday September 4th on Fakenham Road in Taverham.