burnley.social will Welcome Students to Burnley (In Style) this Friday.

12th September 2022
This week (12th September - 16th September) hundreds of students flock to Burnley - and it's two universities - to start the new academic year. We've always celebrated the growing student population being pushed by UCLan Burnley and Burnley College University Courses and thought we'd give back a little with a night of celebration this Friday. From 7pm we'll be throwing a party for... readmore »

Uni students given town centre taste at exclusive ‘Welcome to Burnley’ night

6th October 2021
University students from UCLan and Burnley College University Courses (BCUC) attended an exclusive student night on Friday 1st October in celebration of the new academic year. The ‘Welcome to Burnley’ night, organised... readmore »

Students return to UCLan Burnley in a “Welcome Week” packed with excitement.

4th October 2021
Hundreds of new students have arrived at the University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) Burnley Campus for the return of face-to-face teaching. Some of the new starters have been settling into Sandygate Halls... readmore »

Night of celebration and partying for Burnley students (THIS FRIDAY!)

30th September 2021
Today (Friday 1st October 2021) burnley.social will be hosting a night exclusively for students. Illuminati Bar and Restaurant, Hammerton Street, Burnley BB11 1NABring your student ID after 9pm for a free drink... readmore »

Coffee Shop Culture – Where can you change the world in Burnley?

4th September 2020
Coffee shops! Without them, the legendary Harry Potter books would probably cease to exist, as J.K. Rowling famously authored much of the series in the coffee shops of Edinburgh. More historically, great... readmore »

All clues point to Burnley – why Kirsten Bradley reckons we are becoming a popular uni town

27th December 2019
Hands up, who has been binge watching crime documentaries recently? We’re definitely guilty of thinking we’re the next Sherlock Holmes whilst sat in our PJs, eating leftover chocolate and shouting at the... readmore »