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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.

Concert featuring 269-year-old violin coming to Preston

Boris Bizjak and Lana Trotovšek Pic: Marco Borggreve A free concert at UCLan will mark the opening of the Russian-British Year of Music 2019. Three internationally-renowned musicians will play works by the likes of Sergei Prokofiev, Anton Hoffmeister, […]

1 day ago
Preston woman is raising awareness after city centre parking dispute with Parking Eye

A Preston woman is raising awareness after a dispute with a parking company when she visited a car park to visit UCLan. Emma Seed has spent the past 12 months […]

2 days ago
UCLan founder’s descendant graduates from Preston’s university

Roger at his graduation, holding a painting of ancestor Joseph Livesey Roger at his graduation, holding a painting of ancestor Joseph Livesey A Chorley man has graduated from the University of Central Lancashire 190 years after his great-great-great grandfather helped establish the institution. Roger […]

4 weeks ago
Preston’s engineering centre at UCLan is nearing completion

The new engineering building sits on the Adelphi roundabout The new engineering building sits on the Adelphi roundabout A new centre of engineering is due for completion in the city during the early part of 2019. Those driving around […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Royal Institute’s Christmas Lectures to be live streamed in Preston

Prof Alice Roberts Credit: Paul Wilkinson Photography The Royal Institute’s Christmas Lectures will be screened live in Preston this year. For the first time in its 184-year history, the lectures […]

2 months ago
The man in charge of Preston’s university has quit

Professor Mike Thomas Professor Mike Thomas The man leading Preston’s university for the last four years has decided to step-down. Professor Mike Thomas will leave his role as vice-chancellor of the University of […]

2 months ago
How Broadgate could look in the future

One of the future scenes of Broadgate created by the project One of the future scenes of Broadgate created by the project Jetties leading down to the River Ribble and trams heading up and down Fishergate Hill are just some of […]

2 months ago
Chance to explore the history of Preston’s university

UCLan's new engineering building on the Adelphi roundabout Pic: Tony Worrall UCLan’s new engineering building on the Adelphi roundabout Pic: Tony Worrall The lid is being peeled back on the history of one of Preston’s largest institutions. The University of Central […]

2 months ago
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