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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.

Young Cadets experience life on the front line of public services

Young cadets have discovered what life is like on the front line of public services at specialist CadetFest event. More than 40 air, army, police and sea cadets from Preston, […]

1 day ago
Former Preston student proposes in UCLan lecture theatre

Tom Marshall-Bailey and Katie Dyson after the proposal Tom Marshall-Bailey and Katie Dyson after the proposal As hundreds of new university students begin their lectures in Preston they may not realise it’s the love of their life they […]

3 days ago
Preston’s university recognised for his work to help Hurricane Irma students

Some of the students arriving to study in Preston Some of the students arriving to study in Preston Preston’s university has secured its highest ever level of nominations for the Times Higher Education Awards. The University of Central Lancashire […]

2 weeks ago
Maudland Bank student flat proposals look set for approval

How the block of flats may look near the university's Media Factory building How the block of flats may look near the university’s Media Factory building Scaled-back proposals for a new block of student flats near Preston’s university look set for approval. Previous […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Student shopping festival returns to St George’s Shopping Centre

One of the most popular dates in the city’s student calendar is approaching in September. St George’s Shopping Centre hosts the Student Session, the new name for what was the student […]

3 weeks ago
Preston competes to be Rugby League World Cup training camp

Scotland players in training at the Sports Arena Scotland rugby league players in training at the Sports Arena Preston has formally begun its bid to become a training camp for the Rugby League World Cup. The tournament is […]

2 months ago
Adelphi roundabout road closures planned for 10 weeks

An aerial view of the proposed Adelphi Square and new student centre An aerial view of the proposed Adelphi Square and new student centre Drivers using roads in and around Preston’s university campus are being warned about a series of closures. Major […]

2 months ago
Preston lecturer leads battle against honour-based violence

Dr Roxanne Khan speaking at the Preston launch event Pic: UCLan Dr Roxanne Khan speaking at the Preston launch event Pic: UCLan A Preston lecturer has united emergency services, charities and researches to fight against honour abuse. Dr Roxanne Khan led […]

2 months ago
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