Submissions now open for The Great Northern Creative Expo Audio+Visual Competition 2019

The Great Northern Creative Expo Audio+Visual Competition opens for entries on Monday February 11th 2019. The Great Northern Creative Expo in association with the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has announced it is now open for submissions for its sixth edition, taking place in the City of Preston, from 18th to 23rd November 2019.  The …

The Great Northern Creative Expo Announces 2019 Dates

The Sixth Edition of TGNCE 18th - 23rd November 2019! The Great Northern Creative Expo in association with the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) today confirms the dates for the Expo’s sixth edition which will take place at venues across the university’s Preston campus, including the state-of-the-art Media Factory facility, from 18th-23rd November 2019. Alan …

TGNCE – 2018 Award Winners

The Great Northern Creative Expo attracts some of the countries leading talents and we invite you to enjoy the opportunity to share time and space with other Photographers, Filmmakers, Performers, Journalists, Writers and Creators. Various prizes are handed out on the evening including TGNCE Outstanding Award 2018 and TGNCE Lifetime Achievement Award 2018. All are welcome …

Present and Future of Electronic Music event was a treat for the ears

Specialist music conference attracted international experts, performers and fans Electronic music fans have been treated to a one-day spectacular, thanks to the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan). 808 State’s Graham Massey, who is a UCLan Honorary Fellow, influential Vienna based producer and composer Patrick Pulsinger and the BBC’s Steve Barker were among the industry experts …

Bill McCoid talks Kubrick, Spielberg and more with Jan Harlan

Stanley Kubrick’s executive producer Jan Harlan to shared stories from his 50-year career. Veteran film producer Jan Harlan made his first ever visit to the North West to speak at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) as part of this year's edition of The Great Northern Creative Expo. The 81-year-old, who worked with Stanley Kubrick …

The 2018 Programme

The Great Northern Creative Expo returns for it's 2018 edition with a progressive and inclusive celebration of Northern creativity. We are once again proud to present a wide variety of talents from The University of Central Lancashire and beyond from every corner of the Creative Industries including Film, Photography, Performance, Music, Media and Journalism. The Expo’s wide …

2017 Programme Launch

The full programme of events for The Great Northern Creative Festival has been unveiled. The programme for The Great Northern Creative Festival, in partnership with its principal sponsor Arriva Rail North, has launched presenting this year’s diverse selection of special guests, films and events. The Festival will screen an array of fiction and documentary features, …