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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.

UCLan Vice Chancellor joins the Lancashire City of Culture 2025 bid team

UCLan Vice Chancellor Professor Graham Baldwin The team bidding to make Lancashire the City of Culture 2025 has been expanded. The Lancashire bid is the first time a county-scale cultural programme will complete for the title […]

23 hours ago
Lancashire Police recruiting for apprentices to then become police officers

Policeman wearing a face mask Pic: Lancashire Police Lancashire Police are currently looking for people to become police officers with their Police Constable Degree Apprenticeship Programme. Applications are set to open on Monday, 1 March. This three year […]

3 days ago
300 student nurses from UCLan sent to the Covid frontline at hospitals across the North West

Nursing students from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) are helping to fight Covid-19. Almost 300 final year nursing students are being deployed immediately to seven health trusts across the […]

1 week ago
Mum praises inclusive Saturday Club being held at Preston’s university

A Chorley mum has praised an arts initiative run by the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) for helping her son achieve a GCSE qualification. Jonathan Shuck, who has special educational […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 weeks ago
Free LGBT+ History Month online events at UCLan

The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is hosting a range of free online events in February as part of its LGBT+ History Month activities. Webinars from UCLan academics and documentary […]

2 weeks ago
Investigation into UCLan Sports Arena car fire underway

UCLan Sports Arena from the air Pic: UCLan Sports Arena / Facebook An investigation in to a fire at The UCLan Preston Sports Arena is currently underway following a suspected arson. Firefighters were called to the scene in the early hours of […]

3 weeks ago
UCLan set to run free seminar to teach people about the ‘Preston Model’ of economic strategy

The UCLan campus in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall People across Preston are being invited to a free online seminar run by researchers from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) to learn about community wealth building and 21st century […]

3 weeks ago
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