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

Preston school to build temporary classroom for before and after school club

Longsands Primary School says the temporary building would reduce traffic issues in the area A Fulwood school has applied to build a temporary classroom in its grounds. Longsands Community Primary School wants to use a temporary structure to run its out of school club. […]

7 years ago
15 literary figures you never knew were associated with Preston

A Clockwork Orange is Burgess' most famous work You may have heard it mentioned, or muttered rather, that Preston was the inspiration for Charles Dickens’ Hard Times. But how many other literary links did you know about our […]

7 years ago
Preston’s University of Central Lancashire moves up UK higher education rankings

media factory A Preston based university has improved its ranking in a higher education guide. The University of Central Lancashire, which has its main campus in the city, moved up 11 places […]

7 years ago
Preston’s literary history revealed with first ever mobile tour

Dr Helen Day and Elsa Carron at where the tour begins New students arriving in Preston have taken a more unusual first tour of the city. More than 200 first year language students are touring Preston using QR codes on their […]

7 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston student lock-in: Made in Chelsea Stars to visit St George’s Shopping Centre

Three Made in Chelsea stars are to shop alongside thousands of students in Preston. St George’s Shopping Centre hosts its annual student lock-in and a touch of Knightsbridge will come […]

7 years ago
Preston student artists exhibit work to the public

All kinds of art is to be on display at the UCLan masters exhibition Some of a Preston university’s most talented artists are exhibiting their work. A free exhibition by masters creative students at the University of Central Lancashire is taking place. Moving images, […]

7 years ago
Lancashire school applications Autumn 2015: How do I apply for a school place in Preston?

Applications for primary and secondary schools across Preston have opened. Lancashire County Council has made places for Autumn 2015 available to apply for via its website. The closing date for […]

7 years ago
Broughton school’s hockey pitch back on planning agenda

Broughton College's proposed pitch layout Broughton residents are preparing to do battle with a local school once again over a new sports pitch. The hockey pitch proposed by Broughton business and enterprise college was deferred […]

7 years ago
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