Ladson Group have purchased two two previously council-owned commercial buildings in the heart of Preston city centre.
Winckley House and Guild House are both vacant office buildings and have been granted planning permission to be converted into apartments.
Fast-growing Preston-based broadcaster Antenna Radio is continuing its expansion plans with the launch of its fifth UK station later this month.
The DAB Digital Radio station will begin broadcasting to more than 150,000 people in Norwich and its surrounding areas from August Bank Holiday Monday.
Recycling Lives has secured a new partnership with Sellafield Ltd.
The recycling and waste management business has won a contract to process waste metal from the fuel reprocessing and decommissioning facility in Cumbria.