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Latest news and information about the University of Central Lancashire, known as UCLan. The university has its main campus in Preston and is one of the largest university’s in the UK based on student numbers.

Latest road closures begin around the Adelphi roundabout at UCLan

A view of the roadworks on the Adelphi roundabout Pic: 70023venus2009 A new set of road closures have begun as Preston’s university presses on with creating Adelphi Square. Motorists using the Adelphi roundabout are being advised Corporation Street is closed if […]

2 days ago
New book that will ‘delight Game of Thrones fans’ is launching in Preston

Author Rose Edwards signing books at the Northern Young Adult Literary Festival earlier this year A book that promises to “fill a void for Game of Thrones fans” is launching at a free event at UCLan. The Harm Tree is the first in what’s described […]

5 days ago
UCLan graduations to see women’s football, rock and roll touring and fabric maker recognised

Looking ahead to a good future - latest UCLan figures show positive signs Pic: Paul Melling A touch of rock and roll royalty will be at UCLan’s graduation ceremonies this week. The University of Central Lancashire is being forced to use one of it’s campus buildings […]

5 days ago
A tale of two cities – visitors from Kalisz celebrate 30 years of twinning

Visitors from Poland’s oldest city Kalisz have come to Preston to celebrate the 30th anniversary of being twinned with the city. Kalisz, which lies 146 miles west of Poland’s capital […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement Timelapse shows UCLan’s new engineering building going up

UCLan's new engineering building taking shape How one of the city’s newest buildings took shape has been documented. Towering over the Adelphi roundabout the £35million engineering innovation centre is now complete. From September students at the […]

3 weeks ago
UCLan looks set to cut jobs in the coming months

UCLan's Harris Building in Corporation Street Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s university looks set to shed jobs in the coming months. The University of Central Lancashire has asked for staff to come forward who are interested in taking voluntary redundancy. […]

4 weeks ago
UCLan invite the city to discover more about its Preston campus masterplan

An aerial view of the proposed Adelphi Square and new student centre Prestonians are being invited to discover what works is taking place for the city’s university’s £200million campus masterplan. The University of Central Lancashire is redeveloping the area around the Adelphi […]

4 weeks ago
UCLan confirms where its July graduations will now be held

The Sir Tom Finney Sports Centre is due to be used for the graduation ceremonies Pic: Tony Worrall An alternative venue has been confirmed for the University of Central Lancashire graduation ceremonies. Preston Guild Hall has hosted the university’s graduates, parents and staff for decades. But with Simon […]

1 month ago
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