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

UCLan students choose shortlist of entries to the fourth Dinesh Allirajah Prize for Short Fiction

A team of students from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) have used their literary talents to choose eight writers to be finalists of the fourth Dinesh Allirajah Prize for […]

1 month ago
Strike action cancelled after UCLan ‘suspends its formal redundancy selection process’

A UCLan building Pic: Tony Worrall Planned industrial action by staff at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has been suspended after planned job cuts have been put on hold. In a joint statement, UCLan and […]

1 month ago
Further 1,000 laptops donated to schools in Preston and Lancashire

Lancashire County Council has successfully secured a further 1,000 laptops for schools. This will ensure all students have the technology they need to be able to work remotely, should they […]

1 month ago
UCLan to host virtual event with the Sophie Lancaster Foundation to highlight hate crime

On Monday 22 March, The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) will host a free online event to highlight hate crime. The presentation will be given by the Sophie Lancaster Foundation. […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement UCLan academics organise a virtual music event with a difference with the Harris

The Harris Museum in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Music fans are set for a taste of live music with a difference thanks to a performance organised by a team of University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) academics. On Sunday […]

1 month ago
UCLan and Preston firm collaborate to create environmentally friendly PPE

Researchers from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) are helping a small independent business to bring one of the first fully biodegradable PPE face visors to the market. They hope […]

1 month ago
How a Catforth school is using 100 teddy bears to keep children and staff connected

Catforth Primary School teddies Catforth Primary School is using 100 teddy bears to help children and staff stay connected throughout the Covid-19 pandemic. The wellbeing initiative was suggested by a parent on the Friends […]

1 month ago
Prestigious parliamentary role given to UCLan midwifery professor

Soo Downe, Professor of Midwifery Studies at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan), has been appointed to the Expert Panel of the Government’s Health and Social Care Committee. The UCLan […]

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