Due to the resignation of two councillors (see https://www.dawlish.com/thread/details/45506) there are now two vacancies to be filled.
If you, or anyone you know, is interested in being on Dawlish town council then take
a look at http://www.dawlish.gov.uk/documents.php and then scroll down until you see the heading ‘Other’. Then click on Casual Vacancy.
The official notice that you will find there gives you all the information you need. Note the deadline of 10th May 2017.