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Preston to be one of the first to get new full-fibre broadband network

Preston will be one of the first areas to benefit from a full-fibre broadband roll-out by national broadband provider Grain Connect, which will reach over 50 towns and cities across […]

1 month ago
UCLan and Recycling Lives turn scrap vehicle waste into green energy

UCLan academics and a local recycling firm have developed a method of ensuring scrap vehicle waste converts to renewable energy. UCLan has joined with Preston’s Recycling Lives to create a […]

2 months ago
Penwortham Girls’ High School to host inaugural STEM festival

Penwortham Girls' High School Pic: Google Penwortham Girls’ High School are hosting their very first STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) festival from Monday 28 February to Friday 11 March. It is set to be a […]

4 months ago
Preston agriculture firm adopts new tech to improve cow health

A Preston agricultural footbath manufacturer has teamed up with Siemens to improve cow health. Hoofcount, on Reservoir Road, has adopted Siemens data capture and control technologies to help farmers make […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Aspiring Preston scientists find inspiration at Lancashire Science Festival

UCLan’s Preston campus welcomed 5,000 science enthusiasts for the return of an award-winning festival last weekend. Held on Saturday 23 October, the free Lancashire Science Festival aims to teach young […]

7 months ago
New jobs promised across Lancashire as Preston ammunition firm boosts output using robotics

An ammunition firm has credited robotics for an increase in productivity at its premises in Preston. With the support of Made Smarter, Empire Cartridges has invested in a six-axis cobot […]

8 months ago
UCLan receive multi-million pound grant to provide specialist drone tech to small firms across Lancashire

A major boost has been given to businesses across Lancashire and the North West that specialise in development of innovative drone technologies. This is thanks to two multi-million funding grants […]

1 year ago
Fulwood Academy students benefit from extra technology investment

Fulwood Academy students with their fitness device Fulwood Academy has embraced technology as the education system responds to the impact of COVID-19. Through the Dunstone Education Trust, the school has not only been able to support students […]

2 years ago
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