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UCLan confirms who will build its new student centre on Adelphi Square

This is what the new public square will look like on what was the Adelphi roundabout A new £60million student centre at Preston’s university is to be built by a Derbyshire-based firm. Bowmer and Kirkland have been appointed to build the student centre which will face […]

3 months ago
Honours for UCLan dentist just as he is set to hang up his toothbrush

Richard Welbury with the 'phantom head' at UCLan dental school A Preston-based dentist has been recognised for 40 years of making people smile. Professor Richard Welbury has been given the Commander of the British Empire (CBE) in the Queen’s Birthday […]

4 months ago
Road near Preston’s university campus to close for nine weeks due to Adelphi Square works

Victoria Street will be closed from Moor Lane through to Adelphi Street Pic: GoogleVictoria Street will be closed from Moor Lane through to Adelphi Street Pic: Google A road within Preston’s university campus is to close for nine weeks as work continues to prepare for Adelphi roundabout changes. The University of Central Lancashire is creating its £60million […]

4 months ago
Two years of roadworks at the Adelphi roundabout are imminent

The Adelphi roundabout as it is now Pic: Andy Squire Drivers are being warned of two years of disruption as the Adelphi roundabout works kick in. From Monday 10 June traffic diversions and roadworks will begin as the roundabout is […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement This is exactly how the new Adelphi Square road layout is due to work

How the new Adelphi roundabout would look, with the new student centre in the background A new double roundabout is being created as how the Adelphi Square will function for traffic is confirmed. The University of Central Lancashire is creating a new public square for […]

4 months ago
Preston university research finds anti-LGBT violence still acceptable in many countries

HARM conference banner New research from Preston university has found violence against the LGBT community is still supported around the world. The international study was published by the Honour Abuse Research Matrix (HARM) […]

4 months ago
UCLan is making ‘contingency plans’ for graduation ceremonies due to Preston Guild Hall closure

The crowds outside the Guild Hall during the graduation ceremonies Pic: Russell Hogarth Preston’s university is making contingency plans for its summer graduation ceremonies. It comes after the closure of the Guild Hall and Charter Theatre as a venue. Blog Preston broke the […]

4 months ago
Road closures at Preston university campus given new dates

St Peter's Square is set to see all these houses flattened Pic: Blog Preston Two parts of Preston university’s £200million campus masterplan have been pushed back slightly. Road closures had been announced for Maudland Road and St Peter’s Square. Both are still going ahead […]

4 months ago
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