Heritage Lottery Fund has given a group led by Winckley Square Community Interest Company first-round approval for grant funding to pay for the restoration of the historic square in Preston city centre.
Ownership of Preston's controversial bus station is to pass to Lancashire County Council, paving the way for £8.3m in improvements to the grade 2-listed structure.
Preston City Council has unveiled plans for the restoration of Moor Park ahead of an application to the Heritage Lottery Fund for £2m.
Preston City Councillor is expected to decline an offer from Farmgen founder Simon Rigby to buy Preston Bus Station.
Preston-based social housing group Places for People is to establish a green services business to provide Green Deal installers and advisers to third parties.
Preston City Council has approved its own planning application for an 80-metre test wind turbine at a site on the banks of the River Ribble.
Preston-based social housing contractor Forrest has been appointed a registered installer of retrofit home improvements under the Government's Green Deal.
Contractor Blakedown Landscapes will begin refurbishing Flag Market in Preston city centre this week in preparation for the Preston Guild 2012.
The Preston-based regeneration specialist has launched a new retrofit and environmental division.