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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 […]

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

UCLan's Student Centre and Square near the end of the construction project Pic: UCLan 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) […]

6 months ago
Japan Day to be held at UCLan’s Preston campus

UCLan will welcome guests to a series of workshops during its eighth Japan Day event next Friday. On 11 February, from 9.30am to 4.30pm, the event will celebrate Japanese culture at […]

6 months ago
Preston Central Scout Group to hold recruitment evening this Thursday

A Preston Scout group are holding an open evening this week to recruit young people and adults. The Preston Central Scout Group open evening will be held on Thursday 3 […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fulwood Library to host free Harry Potter event this Wednesday

Fulwood Library in Garstang Road Pic: Google Fulwood Library is this week hosting a Harry Potter-themed evening for youngsters aged five to 11. The free event at the library in Garstang Road, Fulwood, will be held on […]

6 months ago
Lancashire schools to receive air cleaning units under £150k council investment

Lancashire Council is providing county schools with air cleaning units under a £150k investment to help stop the spread of Omicron. On Monday, 24 January, the government announced it is […]

6 months ago
Lancashire County Council to explore ‘fresh vision’ for libraries and museums

The Harris Museum and Art Gallery is just one of the venues holding events during half-term Pic: Tony Worrall Lancashire councillors will assess the role of museums and libraries in county cultural life at a cabinet meeting this February. Councillors will consider approving a ‘fresh vision’ for two distinct […]

6 months ago
UCLan vet visits Holyrood Palace to receive OBE from Princess Anne

A UCLan vet surgeon has attended Holyrood Palace to accept an OBE after landing a place in the Queen’s 2020 New Year Honours list. Princess Anne awarded Dr Heather Bacon, […]

6 months ago
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