Peter Purves and Patrick Grant to receive UCLan awards

UCLan will award fellowships to two TV stars as part of a celebratory week of graduations. Former Doctor Who companion, Blue Peter presenter and Crufts’ commentator Peter Purves and The […]

1 month ago
UCLan to host ‘Heartstone Odyssey Book Festival’ launch this Friday

UCLan's Student Centre and University Square UCLan will host a children’s book festival this week that seeks to tackle prejudice and connect continents and UK communities. On Friday 8 July at 3pm, UCLan will host the […]

1 month ago
Preston residents to benefit as government plans £5.9m adult numeracy scheme

A new £5.9m scheme to boost adult numeracy skills in Lancashire will move forward this autumn. The government’s flagship Multiply programme will be delivered through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund, […]

2 months ago
UCLan Honorary Fellow recognised with invitation to Queen’s Garden Party

A UCLan Honorary Fellow known for his volunteer work has attended the final 2022 Queen’s Garden Party. Russell Hogarth was invited for his role as the Chair of the UCLan […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement New vet training facility to be built at UCLan’s Preston campus

UCLan's campus in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall UCLan is to create a four-storey veterinary medicine school on its Preston campus, making it the only facility of its kind in Lancashire. Subject to securing future planning permission, the […]

2 months ago
Future U helping Prestonians into higher education with transport to open days and trips

A new fund has been launched by a Lancashire careers service which will support schools in Preston with transport costs for young people going on educational visits. Future U, which […]

4 months ago
Funding for UCLan to increase diversity in engineering

On the Preston campus near UCLan's new engineering building Pic: Tony Worrall In an aim to increase diversity and inclusion in engineering, the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has been awarded £100,000 for a creative project. The new Diversity Impact Programme by […]

4 months ago
Educational Minecraft climate change game comes to Preston

Children will be able to learn more about climate change and the environment through a new game. The new Minecraft: Education Edition game ‘Rivercraft’ is based on the £54.7M flood risk […]

5 months ago
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