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UCLan students choose shortlist of entries to the fourth Dinesh Allirajah Prize for Short Fiction

A team of students from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) have used their literary talents to choose eight writers to be finalists of the fourth Dinesh Allirajah Prize for […]

3 months ago
Here for Humanity distributing pancake day packs to Preston residents in need

Here for Humanity Preston are distributing pancake packs to people who visit their food banks to help them celebrate. They are aiming to give 100 parcels, which will contain ingredients […]

4 months ago
Preston mum-of-three wins pageant with a difference

Kirstie with her family In January of this year, Kirstie Cowburn from Ribbleton won the title of United Kingdom Sweetheart at the Pure UK Pageant. Pure UK is a family-oriented pageant where contestants are […]

1 year ago
UCLan launches honour abuse essay competition to eradicate harmful practices

Dr Roxanne Khan speaking at the Preston launch event Pic: UCLan The University of Central Lancashire’s Honour Abuse Research Matrix (HARM) has launched a prestigious international essay competition with a £500 prize for the winner The competition has been backed by […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement The show will go on for Lancashire choir competition

Last-choir The Last Choir Singing, an annual singing competition has been given the green light for another year thanks to a large donation. The Lancashire choir competition lost its original funding […]

1 year ago
Chance to break world record once held by Freddie Flintoff

parched pea stand Preston is hoping to break a world record attempt on August 1 to kick off the Love Food, Love Preston campaign. Preston Business Improvement District is urging as many people […]

6 years ago
Applying for Guild Merchants competition now even simpler – one week left

Preston entrepreneurs now have just one week left to apply for Guild Merchants competition. As previously reported, Preston City Council has allocated a large sum of money to be given […]

6 years ago
Young people in Preston given bursary opportunities for education and training

Young Preston people are given the opportunity to apply for bursaries to help their career goals, at a one-day festival YFEST2015. Your Housing Group have funding of up to £50,000 […]

6 years ago
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