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Former Adelphi roundabout area to be officially renamed University Square

Posted on - 15th July, 2022 - 7:00am | Author - | Posted in - Preston Council, Preston News, Redevelopment, UCLan, University campus
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The area set to be renamed University Square Pic: Preston City Council

The former Adelphi roundabout area is set to be officially renamed University Square.

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The decision was made by Preston City Council’s Cabinet Member for Environment and Community Safety.

The change follows last year’s opening of the University of Central Lancashire’s £60m Student Centre and public square.

UCLan's Student Centre and Square near the end of the construction project Pic: UCLan
UCLan’s Student Centre and Square near the end of the construction project Pic: UCLan

The development spanned six years of planning, consultation, demolition and construction of the new building and surrounding area.

Read more: Watch six-year transformation of UCLan’s Adelphi Square

Royal Mail Address Management Centre was consulted and raised no objections.


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