Latest news about schools and educational establishments in Preston and South Ribble

A collaborative tribute to “brilliant” UCLan lecturer who “challenged” students

It’s with a huge amount of sadness that I write about the death of Dinesh Allirajah. The man that I knew was both an incredible performance poet and a short-story […]

7 years ago
Preston University Technical College £10 million bid knocked back

The Guild University Technical College on Winckley Square Ambitious plans to create a new technical college in Preston have hit a major stumbling block. The University of Central Lancashire and Preston City Council had submitted a joint bid […]

7 years ago
In pictures: Student fashion show at Fishergate Shopping Centre

Catwalk inside Fishergate Shopping Centre Outfits from fashion promotion students at the University of Central Lancashire were on display for late night shoppers in Preston. A catwalk was set up inside the Fishergate Shopping Centre […]

7 years ago
Giant new student flats block planned for Corporation Street

An artist impression of how the new Corporation Street flats would look at night A long-planned giant block of student flats in Preston city centre is due to get moving, having been attempted since 2004. Land on Edward Street, between Corporation Street and Friargate, […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement 53 Degrees to continue hosting shows in New Year

53 Degrees is made up of two venues, one holding 1,500 people and the other 400 53 Degrees will continue to host shows in 2015. It was expected that the venue would close to the wider public at the end of the year, which we revealed […]

7 years ago
In pictures: National table tennis competition at Preston university

Top young table tennis talent is competing at the University of Central Lancashire’s Sir Tom Finney Sports Centre. Tin-Tin Ho was only 15 when she won her mixed doubles medal […]

7 years ago
Preston fashion students to showcase outfits at Fishergate Shopping Centre

Fashion show in Fishergate in September Prestonians are to be given a fashion show by city university students on Thursday. The show at Fishergate Shopping Centre showcases outfits from third year fashion promotion students at the […]

7 years ago
New £20 million engineering building planned for UCLan’s Preston campus

Artist impression showing the new building A £20 million engineering centre is to be built at a Preston university campus. The University of Central Lancashire has unveiled plans for a new Engineering Innovation Centre in the […]

7 years ago
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