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 students have made a TV series and it’s airing on Sky

The creative skills of a group of University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) students are being seen on a national scale. Undergraduate and postgraduate TV production students are producing two series […]

2 months ago
Student nurse starts petition over parking “nightmare” at Preston hospital

Royal Preston Hospital would see new car park barriers installed to visitor car parks Pic: Blog Preston A fed up student nurse has started a petition to demand more parking for staff at Royal Preston Hospital. The petition on comes after reports of vandalism to Preston […]

2 months ago
Cold Bath Street audiobook goes showbiz with A-list narrator

Christopher Eccleston narrating Cold Bath Street Award-winning actor Christopher Eccleston is helping to bring Preston-based thriller Cold Bath Street to life by narrating the audiobook. Ex Doctor Who Christopher – who has been nominated for the […]

2 months ago
Preston to stand in solidarity to end violence against women

One Billion Rising event at UCLan Dozens of people are expected to join an event to demand an end to violence against women. For the seventh year running the University of Central Lancashire plays host to […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Calligraphy to Kimono – Japanese festival is hit with students

A student trying out calligraphy An annual Japanese festival at UCLan has drawn in the crowds at this year’s event. The Bunkasai Japanese Cultural Festival returned for its fifth year to celebrate the culture, food […]

2 months ago
UCLan’s new free art club is instant hit with youngsters

Corpus Christie Catholic High School students tried out the Saturday Club A new free art club is taking bookings for next term after becoming an instant hit with creative youngsters. UCLan’s Art and Design Saturday Club is the only free club […]

2 months ago
Northern Young Adult Literary Festival returning to UCLan

The Northern Young Adults Literary Festival group at last year's event The Northern Young Adult Literary Festival is returning to UCLan after the success of last year’s inaugural event. NYALitFest prides itself on getting bestselling authors, agents and publishers out of […]

3 months ago
See new drone images of UCLan’s new engineering centre

Developers have released birds eye images of UCLan’s new £35million Engineering Innovation Centre (EIC) as the project nears completion. The building, which dominates the skyline, forms a key part of […]

3 months ago
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