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News and information for the area known as the University ward in Preston, Lancs. 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.

Local bands to play charity night at The Adelphi

Escobars are just one of many bands due to perform Local bands will be stepping onto the stage at The Adelphi to raise money for charity. The Escobars, Tales of Two Counties and Sky Valley Mistress will be performing for […]

6 years ago
Celebrating 50 years of Doctor Who, the Lancashire Science Festival presents: The Science Behind the Scenes

Doctor Who is 50 years old in November (not the person of course, as he is nearer 900 years old!). To celebrate the fact Lancashire Science Festival are presenting Doctor […]

6 years ago
Cyclist in hospital after collision with car on university campus

A cyclist is in hospital tonight after an accident on Preston’s university campus. Preston Police confirmed an incident took place on Adelphi Street between a cyclist and a motorist on […]

6 years ago
Preston motorists advised to take care after heavy rain in the city

Motorists in Preston are being advised to take care as floodwater settles on roads across the city. Preston has been lashed by heavy rain on Thursday evening, starting around 6pm […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Vandals hunted after community centre attacked in Plungington

Police in Preston are appealing for information after a community centre had bricks thrown through its windows. The community centre on Brook Street, Plungington, was targeted by vandals between Friday […]

6 years ago
Photographer John Claridge lecture and book launch at UCLan

Next Tuesday will see author John Claridge launch his new book about the Ribble Steam Railway in Preston. John will also give presentation and talk. John Claridge is a major […]

6 years ago
Parade to celebrate Preston Bus Station date announced

More information about the parade to celebrate Preston Bus Station has been released by the Save The Bus Station Campaign. The proposed march will be on Saturday 2nd November, meeting […]

7 years ago
Win a year’s free pizza from Domino’s at Lollypop

53 Degrees is made up of two venues, one holding 1,500 people and the other 400 Tonight Friday 4th October at Preston’s ultimate cool pop and guilty pleasure club win free pizza for the rest of the academic year! 53 Degrees in Preston has team up […]

7 years ago
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