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How Preston’s university and hospice have reached a deal

UCLan and St Catherine's have completed the first year of their partnership UCLan and St Catherine’s have completed the first year of their partnership A formal partnership between a Preston university and hospice is helping students gain experience in the care sector. […]

1 day ago
New music festival is coming to Preston

Standard outfit for a Preston DJ really... Standard outfit for a Preston DJ really… A four day festival of new and experimental music is coming to Preston. Hosted at the University of Central Lancashire the festival features […]

5 days ago
Preston students sworn in to become police special constables

Emma Lynn is sworn in as a special constable Emma Lynn is sworn in as a special constable These Preston students will soon be pounding the beat and taking their first steps on becoming serving police officers. Policing students […]

2 weeks ago
Why Michael Sheen thinks a political answer could be in Preston

Michael Sheen visiting the University of Central Lancashire Michael Sheen visiting the University of Central Lancashire Hollywood actor Michael Sheen was in Preston to pick up some political tips. The star of stage and screen, who has expressed […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Forensic academy planned as police and university unveil plans

The next generation of forensic experts will be trained alongside serving officers Pic: National Science and Media Museum Families The next generation of forensic experts will be trained alongside serving officers Pic: National Science and Media Museum Families Preston’s university and the city’s police force has entered into a […]

2 weeks ago
Student midwives to take on zumbathon for stillborn charity

UCLan‘s midwifery team are holding 10 fundraising events to raise as much money as they can for the Sands (Stillbirth and Neonatal Death) charity. The campaign, called #challenge10, involves the midwifery […]

2 weeks ago
UCLan named in global university ranking for the first time

UCLan has been raising its international ranking Pic: Tony Worrall UCLan has been raising its international ranking Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s university has moved into a ranking of the world’s top universities for the first time. The University of Central […]

3 weeks ago
History of Whittingham mental hospital to be explored

If only walls could speak. Inside the former Whittingham mental hospital. Pic: scrappynw If only walls could speak. Inside the former Whittingham mental hospital. Pic: scrappynw The history of a former mental asylum on the outskirts of Preston is to be explored. Whittingham […]

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