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John Smith - Hummingbird Tour 2019

~Probably one of the most well known names given to a male is John Smith. You could visit almost anywhere in the UK and meet a boy or man given this name. But there is one John Smith that may be more familiar on an international level but on a local level, he is just getting started. Devon based ...

UCLAN Graduate Opens Art And Coffee Shop In Ribbleton Lane

~If you were to visit your nearest café you can be assured of the following three things :- A wide selection of food and drinks A variety of newspapers to read at your leisure A clean environment in which to unwind with friends. There is, however something missing which caters ...

UCLan Run Together

Been thinking about running?  It’s free, it’s fun, so why not run? UCLan Run Together is a great place to start. UCLan Run Together is a beginners group that will build Your running ability and confidence with the target of running a 5K …. And even further! &middo...

1 Billion Rising - UCLAN - Tom Finney Sports Centre - 12.30pm -14/2/19

~In 2012, the United States of America had a president who spoke for it’s people. A person who represented all American residents and a clear leader who respected and appreciated women’s rights which his wife also shared  and became a lead activist who empowered young women in Secon...

Aardman Animations Model Making - The Harris - 11.30am- 12.30pm - 3/2/19

~On 6th December 1958 a boy named Nicholas Wulstan Park was born in  Brookfield Park, Preston, Lancashire. He grew up having a strong interest in drawing cartoons and it wasn’t long before he made his first home movie. He studied Communication Arts at Sheffield City Polytechnic (now Sh...

Pottery Preston Launching Campaign For First Open - Access Studio

~Learning about an individual’s background  can give you a more rounded perspective of the person. It can also help you  appreciate how much they have done in the community which makes them excellent leaders in spearheading a specific campaign. Louise Smith is such a person. Follo...

An Oral Historian's Journey - Harris Museum - 6pm-7.30pm- 30/1/19

~During a teenager’s secondary education they are given specific  options as they reach their fourth year. These options can determine the students abilities and also how they can progress upon leaving High School. One option is history. For some this may appear boring and perhaps a li...

Ogum - A Dance Of Transformation - UCLAN - 10am - 12pm- 26/1/19

~These days if you saw a man with a blacksmith’s hammer and a warrior’s sword  on the city streets you would contact the police immediately and alert others in the area. There is, however a more appealing interpretation to the above scenario. A dance workshop will soon take place...

Moor Park Tree Planting - 11am - 1pm - 26/1/19

~Have you ever wondered through a park and seen a series of people with wellies and gloves on, a spade in one hand , a tree in the other  and the torrential rain and wind crashing against their activity and thought to yourself, ‘what one earth are they doing?’ Well, thi...

Lancashire Film Student Looking For Help

~They say ‘you shouldn’t judge a book by it’s cover’. This could refer to adults who grew up on a northern council estate. Their appearance may look unkempt but they’ve really seen what it’s like to have it bad. It’s their unique resilience and, at times the...

What Is An Entrepreneur?

An exciting opportunity to attend a Erasmus+ Training Course in Turkey - 17th Feb to 3rd March, 2019. Topics covered are; What is an Entrepreneur? Entrepreneurial Skills,Idea-to-market, Elements of an enterprise, Communicating the enterprise/products, Creative Thinking Skills, Marketing, Leadersh...

Show Off - Fashion Exhibition - UCLAN- 9am - 5pm - 16/1/19 - 31/1/19

~A person who deliberately does something sensational to impress others isn’t generally a popular person. But a group of young people who seek to celebrate the work of others is given a more generous title such as thoughtful and considerate. From Wednesday 16th - Thursday 31st January comes...