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Preston Vocational Centre benefits from £2,000 developer donation

A housebuilder has become a patron of Preston Vocational Centre by pledging a £2,000 gold package sponsorship. Preston Vocational Centre is a charity set up 13 years ago to provide […]

3 months ago
St Catherine’s Hospice secures research partnership with top Lancashire academics

A local charity has united with leading county academics to create an in-house research subcommittee. Lostock Hall’s St Catherine’s Hospice seeks to become a research-leading hospice, with innovative work steered […]

3 months ago
UCLan student’s interior designs chosen for display at Warrington IKEA

Furniture giant IKEA has displayed a UCLan student’s interior designs for thousands of customers to admire at its Warrington store. Roxana Zamfir, 27, caught the eyes of the IKEA interior […]

3 months ago
Literacy charity Read Easy Preston celebrates first birthday in Moor Park

A local literacy charity has celebrated its first birthday with 22 supporters and volunteers during an event in Moor Park. On Friday 11 March, Read Easy Preston attended Moor Park […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Shortlist for Dinesh Allirajah Prize for Short Fiction chosen by UCLan students

A group of literary students from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) have handpicked eight writers for the fifth Dinesh Allirajah Prize for Short Fiction shortlist. Five English literature and creative writing […]

3 months ago
South Ribble Scouts to visit South Korea for World Jamboree

Six South Ribble teenagers will join 3,228 UK Scouts at a global adventure festival in South Korea next year. South Ribble Scouts Charlotte, 16, Henry, 15, Eoghan, 12, Millie, 14, […]

4 months ago
UCLan sports team to swim length of Ukraine for refugee fundraiser

A Preston swimming team will cover 346.4 miles over 22,000 lengths this weekend to raise funds for Ukrainian refugees. The UCLan team will swim for over 203 hours in pools at Fulwood Leisure […]

4 months ago
UCLan staff join UK-wide university strike over pay and conditions

UCLan staff today join universities across the UK for five days of strike action over pay and conditions. University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) staff downed tools today (Monday 21 February) […]

4 months ago
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