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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.

Preston’s university UCLan sees large drop in latest Times university ranking

The Times Good University Guide 2022 has today ranked UCLan 11th in its list of the 12 best northwest universities. UCLan’s national rank has dropped from 87 last year to […]

2 days ago
The Adelphi to reopen following six-figure sum facelift

The Adelphi pub in Preston is reopening its doors next week following a £350,000 investment. On Tuesday 21 September, The Adelphi will welcome residents and students back to the heart […]

4 days ago
UCLan research into cancer threat from fires leads to new training for firefighters

New training for firefighters, aimed to fight the cancer threat from fires, has been launched by the Fire Brigades Union (FBU), having been developed in tandem with the University of […]

7 days ago
‘Dance for health’ helps those in Preston with Parkinson’s

University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) dance students are limbering up in preparation to resume a popular weekly dance class. The class teaches local people living with Parkinson’s how to dance. […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement UCLan shortlisted for three prestigious higher education awards

The UCLan campus in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is celebrating the fact they have been shortlisted in three categories of the Times Higher Education (THE) Awards 2021. Widely regarded at the ‘Oscars […]

1 week ago
Penwortham artist’s uplifting paintings catch the eye of national celebrities

A local artist from Penwortham is celebrating after completing her Masters in Fine Art whilst catching the attention of some high-profile clients with her uplifting, vibrant artwork. Shiryn Wynter’s larger […]

2 weeks ago
Preston foster parent completes training to get one step closer to dream career

A foster parent from Preston has used a local training provider to take a step closer to his dream career. Martyn Shaw from Fulwood has completed his Foundation Year studying […]

2 weeks ago
UCLan’s first exhibition since the pandemic showcasing the best work of master’s students

Creative work of over 100 talented postgraduate students has gone on display in a free public exhibition at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan). In the first student exhibition since […]

2 weeks ago
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