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Preston school cycling survey launched by UCLan researchers

UCLan researchers are seeking children and young people from Preston to take part in a study exploring the safety of cycling to school. The researchers said cycling has many health and […]

2 days ago
Preston City Council supports county book festival tackling racial discrimination

Preston City Council has offered its support to a global book festival that aims to combat racial discrimination. The council has joined other organisations around Lancashire, including the Harris Museum […]

4 days ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week July 17 to 23

Looking down the Old Tram Road during Sunday 25 October. Preston and Lancashire residents can currently meet outdoors keeping to the rule of six. Pic: Tony Worrall It has been a hot one in Preston this week, and while temperatures soared, there were lots of fascinating stories to share. From a 12-year-old Preston schoolgirl winning a ‘Step […]

6 days ago
Ashton tai chi and qigong teacher to offer free 6-week course with UCLan

Feixia Yu teaching tai chi Ashton tai chi and qigong teacher Feixia Yu is offering a free online 6-week class as part of a research project with the University of Central Lancashire. The course, which runs […]

1 week ago
Advertisement Advertisement First physical exhibition to be held at UCLan since the start of the pandemic led by Preston Threads

An exhibition celebrating Lancashire’s mill heritage has opened at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan). Synergy, by local textile group Preston Threads, will be the first physical exhibition held at […]

2 weeks ago
Warton student wins award after finding inspiration in pop music

A University of Central Lancashire illustration student has found success with a music-inspired end-of-year project. Erin Jones won the For You Curls (FYC) Award for Technology Innovation at the recent […]

3 weeks ago
In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week June 26 to July 2

Enjoying the sunshine on the Flag Market on Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall We’ve had plenty of news to bring you from Preston over the past week. This week, Rosemere Cancer Foundation received funding for a lung cancer research project, and the former Browns Bar […]

4 weeks ago
Highly prestigious veterinary school set to open in Preston thanks to UCLan

The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is joining an elite list of UK universities by creating a prestigious Veterinary School in Preston. UCLan is opening the 11th Veterinary School in […]

1 month ago
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