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Premier League physio from Preston graduates from UCLan

New University of Central Lancashire graduate Ashleigh Abbott. Pic: UCLan A woman, born and raised in Preston, has graduated from the University of Central Lancashire and now works for two premier sports teams. Ashleigh Abbott, 27, graduated from the MSc […]

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Inside Number 9 and League of Gentlemen star Steve Pemberton given special honour

New University of Central Lancashire Honorary Fellow Steve Pemberton. Pic: UCLan A five-time BAFTA award-winning comedian has been recognised by the University of Central Lancashire, his ‘local’ university. Steve Pemberton, best known for co-creating, co-writing and acting in The League of […]

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Preston student who was hours from death fights back to graduate in occupational therapy

Daniella Taylor is now working towards starting a part-time job with the NHS Pic: UCLan A Preston student who was placed in a medically induced coma for four weeks has beaten her health struggles to receive a first-class degree. Occupational therapy student Daniella Taylor developed […]

3 days ago
Preston City Games golf tournament rounds off multi-sports business competition

The winning golf team show off their trophies at Ashton and Lea Golf Club. Pic credit: Preston City Games. Teams of businesses and charities competed in the Preston City Games golf tournament at Ashton and Lea Golf Club on Friday, 5 July. Preston City Games is a sporting festival […]

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UCLan student escapes abusive relationship to achieve dream of becoming a doctor

Stephanie Bowie-McIntosh hopes to use her experience to help others. Pic: UCLan A new graduate who has overcome an abusive relationship, sexual harassment and an ADHD diagnosis is looking forward to starting her new career as a doctor. Stephanie Bowie-McIntosh, who graduated […]

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Steve Pemberton, Mandip Gill and Alex Hartley to be honoured by UCLan

Steve Pemberton Steve Pemberton, Mandip Gill and Alex Hartley are among the celebrities to be honoured by UCLan. The three of them will all take to the stage to receive Honorary Fellowships. […]

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Leyland student wins prestigious award and impresses major fashion retailers

Jasmin Honeyball, Graduate Fashion Week winner with her award. Pic: UCLan A student from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has won a highly prestigious fashion award. Jasmin Honeyball, 21, a BA (Hons) Textile Design undergraduate impressed senior industry figures with her […]

2 weeks ago
Preston’s university opens up annual degree show to the public

Laura Henderson with her work that looks at what it means to be beautiful. Pic: UCLan The University of Central Lancashire’s annual degree show is now open to the public, displaying the work of emerging artists from the School of Arts and Media. The Degree Show […]

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