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This area is home to the main campus of the University of Central Lancashire and includes news about Friargate, one of the major shopping areas in the city and Plungington an area inhabited by thousands of students.

Plungington Community Centre receives £5,000 funding boost

Caritas Care’s Community Centre, Plungington is celebrating after receiving a generous donation of £5,000 from The Duchy of Lancaster Benevolent Fund. The centre has become a vital resource over the […]

2 months ago
Further Fylde Road roadworks as UCLan’s Adelphi Square work nearing final stages

Highways work on the University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) £200m Masterplan development is now entering its final phase. Phase five of the works will begin on Monday (15 February) and […]

2 months ago
UCLan students lead UK fundraiser to help families of healthcare workers who have died from Covid-19

A mural at the Northern Way pub about coronavirus Pic: Tony Worrall Two University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) medical students are leading a national fundraiser to help the families of healthcare workers who have died from Covid-19. Sai Pillarisetti and Mustafa Boorenie […]

3 months ago
Area-by-area Covid-19 cases in Preston and South Ribble up to 14 January

Latest Preston and South Ribble Coronavirus cases map The majority of areas in Preston and South Ribble have seen a rise in Covid-19 cases over the last week (8 to 14 January). The largest increases in the 22 […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Councillor urges Prestonians to get Covid vaccine despite his own severe reaction to jab

Councillor Pav Akhtar Preston City Council Councillor Pav Akhtar is urging his fellow Prestonians to get the Covid-19 vaccination, despite suffering severe side effects after his own jab. Pav had to seek medical […]

3 months ago
Latest Preston planning applications for December 18 to January 7

Candidates are battling for a seat at Preston Town Hall Pic: Tony Worrall Below are the planning applications registered with Preston City Council between December 18 and January 7. To see more applications in Preston or where you live, follow this link. Change of use of […]

3 months ago
Preston supplements company secures first nationwide US contract

A specialist Preston premium liquid supplements company, is targeting new product launches and US growth after more than trebling revenues over the last 12 months. With supplements already sold in […]

3 months ago
University of Central Lancashire announces annual literature festival line-up

The University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) annual literature festival for young adults and children will take place online with a bumper-packed line up of free online workshops and panel events. […]

3 months ago
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