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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.

This free UCLan event will explore what happens after death

A world-leading forensic science expert is coming to UCLan to give rare insight at free public event. The event is offering people the chance to discover the real-life science behind […]

3 months ago
Pupils learn about Chinese New Year thanks to UCLan

Pupils from a Ribbleton Primary school have been given the chance to learn about Chinese New Year. Children at Brookfield Community Primary School have been learning about Chinese traditions with […]

3 months ago
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, […]

3 months 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 […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 months 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 […]

4 months ago
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 […]

5 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 […]

5 months ago
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