1,500 jobseekers applied for under 200 jobs at the Tesco due to open next month in Yiewsley.
The new store on Trout Road replaces the Tesco Metro in the town. Most of the staff from the current store are transferring to the new one, which will have just over 250 employees in total, and will open on April 11. The Uxbridge Gazette reports that 1500 people applied for the 180 new jobs going.
Recently, over 1000 people applied for jobs at a new Tesco in Neasden.