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

Former United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon visits Preston

Ban Ki-Moon during his lecture at the UCLan Preston campus Pic: UCLan The former UN leader addressed a sold out guest lecture at the University of Central Lancashire.

4 weeks ago
Former international footballer signs up for UCLan vet course

A former international footballer has signed up for a UCLan course. Muna Aldaaysi, who made 63 appearances for the Bahrain national team, is following her dream as she takes on […]

1 month ago
Eldon Primary School and Myerscough College shortlisted in Educate Awards

Eldon Primary School Pic: Google The Plungington-based primary school and Myerscough College are both up for 'most inspirational' in their respective education categories of the national awards.

1 month ago
Preston paramedic student saves man’s life after cricket match collapse

Matt Dunn, Lancashire and Cumbria Consultant Paramedic, presenting UCLan student Ibrahim Akram with his certificate Pic: UCLan 21-year-oild Ibrahim Akram was fielding on the boundary when an opposition player collapsed when running between the wickets. The paramedic student leapt into action and saved the man's life.

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement University of Central Lancashire’s chair of the board David Taylor stands down

David Taylor became the chair of UCLan in 2014 Pic: UCLan David Taylor CBE became chair of the board in 2014 and will stand aside to be succeeded by his deputy Dame Sue Ion.

1 month ago
Penwortham Girls’ High School receive arts teaching quality award

Pupils at Penwortham Girls' High School in a music lesson Pic: Penwortham Girls' High School The high school was inspected by Arts Council England who were impressed by the commitment that runs deep at the school to the arts and culture.

1 month ago
Preston creative agency establish new bursary with UCLan for graphic design

Student Hamaz Mailk, Forepoint senior designer Abi Stones, student Olivia Hayward, Forepoint director and UCLan alumni Keith Noble and UCLan student Shahzad Ansar. Forepoint has awarded three students at the University of Central Lancashire with a bursary to accelerate their graphic design studies.

1 month ago
Preston’s university marks Korea Day with K-pop dances and traditional dresses

Performing traditional Korean dance for the UCLan celebration Pic: UCLan The University of Central Lancashire has the largest Korean Studies programme in the UK and held a host of activities to mark the national day of South Korea.

1 month ago
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