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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.

This is exactly how the new Adelphi Square road layout is due to work

How the new Adelphi roundabout would look, with the new student centre in the background A new double roundabout is being created as how the Adelphi Square will function for traffic is confirmed. The University of Central Lancashire is creating a new public square for […]

2 weeks ago
Preston university research finds anti-LGBT violence still acceptable in many countries

HARM conference banner New research from Preston university has found violence against the LGBT community is still supported around the world. The international study was published by the Honour Abuse Research Matrix (HARM) […]

2 weeks ago
UCLan is making ‘contingency plans’ for graduation ceremonies due to Preston Guild Hall closure

The crowds outside the Guild Hall during the graduation ceremonies Pic: Russell Hogarth Preston’s university is making contingency plans for its summer graduation ceremonies. It comes after the closure of the Guild Hall and Charter Theatre as a venue. Blog Preston broke the […]

2 weeks ago
Road closures at Preston university campus given new dates

St Peter's Square is set to see all these houses flattened Pic: Blog Preston Two parts of Preston university’s £200million campus masterplan have been pushed back slightly. Road closures had been announced for Maudland Road and St Peter’s Square. Both are still going ahead […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston festival to act as launch pad for new live performances

Plant Club will perform at MAYHEM A free short festival with a line-up of the ‘shows of tomorrow’ is coming to Preston. Derelict MAYHEM will see artists performing new and emerging material in a welcoming and […]

4 weeks ago
How this Preston student’s necklace design will raise money for mental health

Tabassum with her designs A Preston student who won a jewellery design competition will see her necklace go on sale to raise money for mental health. Tabassum Dasu, who studies Fashion Design at UCLan, […]

4 weeks ago
Preston astronomer reveals how he helped take first-ever picture of a black hole

Never before seen first images of the black hole A Preston-based astronomer has revealed what it took to capture the historic first-ever picture of a black hole. Professor Derek Ward-Thomson shared the techniques during the annual Jeremiah Horrocks Lecture […]

4 weeks ago
UCLan’s new vice chancellor has been announced – and he’s a familiar face

A new vice chancellor has been appointed to step into the role at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) in the new academic year. Professor Graham Baldwin, currently Vice-Chancellor and […]

1 month ago
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