university of central lancashire

Adelphi roundabout roadworks to see one road closure for two years

Maudland Road behind the Ships and Giggles pub is to be shut for two years Pic: Tony Worrall Latest road closures as work continues at the Adelphi roundabout have been announced. Maudland Road is to shut for two years to be a base for contractors working on the […]

5 months ago
Preston astronomer plays part in capturing first ever pictures of a black hole

Never before seen first images of the black hole A Preston-based astronomer has been involved in capturing the first ever pictures of a black hole. Images released show the gargantuan Messier 87 galaxy’s black hole. Event Horizon Telescope has […]

5 months ago
May Bank Holiday 5k to take place in Avenham Park

Put through their paces for the Avenham Park 5k A 5k run is coming to Preston city centre but has a new route due to the Old Tram bridge closure. Avenham Park is hosting the University of Central Lancashire’s […]

5 months ago
Marking 40 years of UCLan’s library as former Penwortham librarian recalls meeting Prince Philip

Sue Dawson meeting Prince Philip in 1979 A Penwortham woman has returned to the library where she started working 40 years ago. Sue Dawson began working at the University of Central Lancashire’s library at the Preston campus […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Lancashire Science Festival confirms details for public Saturday event

Forton Primary School get a glimpse of some science Pop-up electricity, a Science Dome Planetarium and and a show about poo are all part of this year’s Lancashire Science Festival. The event has become one of the city’s biggest […]

6 months ago
Showcase of Preston’s arts to take over UCLan’s Media Factory

The Media Factory will be home to the one-day festival Pic: Tony Worrall A day showcasing the city’s buzzing arts scene is to take place at Preston’s university. Derelict Theatre are preparing to take over the Media Factory in the University of Central […]

6 months ago
UClay exhibition to celebrate ceramics stars moulded in Preston

A previous MA Ceramics graduate exhibition A new exhibition will celebrate work by emerging artists from UCLan’s MA Ceramics course. The UClay exhibition of ceramic work has been organised by a group of students who graduated […]

6 months ago
How this Preston student is one of the most influential Muslim sports people in the world

Zuleikha Chikh A Fulwood student has made this year’s Muslim Women in Sport power list. Zuleikha is one of 30 professional athletes, journalistsand coaches to be included. The former Our Lady’s Catholic […]

6 months ago
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