Blackpool Airport will reopen for small aircraft and helicopters, but will not serve commercial passengers.
Squires Gate Airport Operations Limited is advertising for air traffic controllers and other staff to work at the airport from December 1.
Balfour Beatty closed the airport last month after failing to secure a buyer, with the loss of about 100 jobs.
The Prime Minister will be in Lancashire to annouce an extra thirty million pounds in funding for the start-up loans scheme
Bury-based JD Sports Fashion warned it will shut more Blacks Leisure stores after a sharp fall in profits.
Unemployment in the North West fell by 8,000 in the three months to July, official figures have revealed.