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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.

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 […]

2 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 […]

4 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. […]

5 days ago
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 […]

6 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

1 week 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
UCLan’s graduation celebrations return

Thousands of students are returning to the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) for their long-awaited graduation ceremonies. Graduates from the classes of summer 2020, winter 2020 and summer 2021 will […]

3 weeks ago
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