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Memorial conference recognises the work of UCLan academic in tackling homelessness

A memorial conference recognising the work of a UCLan academic into street homelessness will be held in her name to mark the Foxton Centre‘s 50th year. Jo Cunningham, the head […]

2 weeks ago
Preston ranked in UK top ten for student nightlife

A selection of the drinks on offer at Baker Street Preston has been revealed as the ninth best place in the UK for a student night out. New research from I SAW IT FIRST looked at various factors to find […]

2 weeks ago
Preston university research finds anti-LGBT violence still acceptable in many countries

HARM conference banner New research from Preston university has found violence against the LGBT community is still supported around the world. The international study was published by the Honour Abuse Research Matrix (HARM) […]

3 weeks ago
Preston festival to act as launch pad for new live performances

Plant Club will perform at MAYHEM A free short festival with a line-up of the ‘shows of tomorrow’ is coming to Preston. Derelict MAYHEM will see artists performing new and emerging material in a welcoming and […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement How this Preston student’s necklace design will raise money for mental health

Tabassum with her designs A Preston student who won a jewellery design competition will see her necklace go on sale to raise money for mental health. Tabassum Dasu, who studies Fashion Design at UCLan, […]

1 month ago
Preston astronomer reveals how he helped take first-ever picture of a black hole

Never before seen first images of the black hole A Preston-based astronomer has revealed what it took to capture the historic first-ever picture of a black hole. Professor Derek Ward-Thomson shared the techniques during the annual Jeremiah Horrocks Lecture […]

1 month ago
UCLan’s new vice chancellor has been announced – and he’s a familiar face

A new vice chancellor has been appointed to step into the role at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) in the new academic year. Professor Graham Baldwin, currently Vice-Chancellor and […]

1 month ago
Preston’s love affair with the moon continues

A young visitor enjoys the interactive displays at the moon landing anniversary event Pic: UCLan Over 50,000 people visited the Museum of the Moon at The Harris – and 450 more were at a sell-out event to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing. […]

2 months ago
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