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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.

Performance tour to hit the streets of Preston this Saturday

Phoebe Foxtrot All the city will be a stage this weekend as a performance tour hits the streets of Preston. Part of Lancashire Fringe Festival, the guided walking performance will start at […]

11 hours ago
The Preston women breaking the stigma around Crohn’s and colitis this World IBD Day

Victoria Danson and Kelly Bracewell hosting stoma workshop Two women are working to break the stigma and improve lives this World Inflammatory Bowel Disease Day. World IBD Day takes place on 19 May each year, and unites people in […]

18 hours ago
Preston’s pop-up Mobile Event Tent finally launches

Inside The MET Pic: Michael Porter Photography Preston’s new interactive Mobile Event Tent (MET) has launched almost a year later than planned. The MET is one of Preston’s pop-up projects, financed from £1 million of initial funding the […]

6 days ago
Preston Jazz and Improvisation Festival to return with 15 events over two weeks

Celebrated musician, composer and audio designer Aziz Ibrahim showing people how to make music on mobile devices Pic: Michael Porter Photography The Preston Jazz and Improvisation Festival is returning to the city with 15 events over two weeks. Sponsored by the University of Central Lancashire, Arts Council England, and Preston City […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston dragon boat duo to paddle for Great Britain

Ian Carrie and Tony Dickson in their Team GB kit Two University of Central Lancashire staff have paddled their way into a national sports team. Ian Carrie and Tony Dickson have been selected to represent Great Britain in the Senior […]

1 week ago
Music theatre students bringing Weird Romance to Preston

A scene from Weird Romance A group of first year UCLan Music Theatre students are bringing Weird Romance to Preston. Weird Romance is a musical with two separate stories; Act 1 is titled The Girl Who […]

1 week ago
UCLan lecturer to use science and comedy to share personal experiences of menopause

Dr Sarita Robinson A University of Central Lancashire lecturer is using science and comedy to open up about the menopause. In the first in a series of free public lectures at the University, […]

2 weeks ago
Roadshow at Preston College to prove it’s never too late for university

Preston College A careers advice programme is visiting Preston College to encourage more adults to think about starting university as a mature student. Future U, which works across Lancashire to encourage more […]

2 weeks ago
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