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News and information for the area known as the University ward in Preston, Lancs. This area is home to the main campus of the University of Central Lancashire and includes news about Friargate, one of the major shopping areas in the city and Plungington an area inhabited by thousands of students.

Watch how Preston’s university campus will look by 2020

A view of the new Adelphi Square A glimpse into how Preston’s university campus is to look following a £200million revamp has been released. The University of Central Lancashire has put together a fly-through of how plans […]

1 day ago
Preston fashionistas showcase their designs on city catwalk

One of Amelia Robertson's fashion designs One of Amelia Robertson’s fashion designs More than 18 student fashion lines have been showcased as the glitz and glamour of London Graduate Fashion Week came to the city. The […]

1 week ago
Young UCLan art talent to go on display at the Harris

Heather Saunders with her award-winning interior design Heather Saunders with her award-winning interior design These Preston students will see their work on display in the Harris Museum and Art Gallery. Eleven of the University of Central Lancashire […]

1 week ago
Clean up of Preston canal to be done by volunteers

Along the Lancaster Canal at Preston Pic: Tony Worrall Along the Lancaster Canal at Preston Pic: Tony Worrall A stretch of the canal at Preston is to be cleaned up by volunteers. Residents living along Shelley Road are being […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Giant art exhibits on display in free Preston exhibition

Anita George's work will certainly catch your eye Anita George’s work will certainly catch your eye From a giant rubix cube to the latest fashion lines the talents of the University of Central Lancashire students have gone on […]

2 weeks ago
New student flats near St Walburge’s Church due to approval

How the view to St Walburge's Church would look How the view to St Walburge’s Church would look The initial go-ahead on a major new block of student flats close to St Walburge’s Church has been granted. An empty […]

3 weeks ago
Lancashire Science Festival – what is it, where is it and what’s on

Lilly gets to grips with a magnifying glass at last year’s festival Lancashire Science Festival is returning to keep children and adults entertained and informed during the end of June. […]

4 weeks ago
Lancashire Arts Festival to showcase Preston’s student talent

Students performing during the Lancashire Encounter Festival Pic: Tony Worrall Students performing during the Lancashire Encounter Festival Pic: Tony Worrall A festival of Preston’s best university talent is being held throughout June. Lancashire Arts Festival includes performances, events and degree […]

4 weeks ago
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