A Level results reaction from across the East

Thousands of students across the region have opened their A level results today. Tougher marking rules have led to a fall in the number of A grades for the first time in more than 20 years.

The number of applications for degree courses are also down, as school leavers are faced with higher tuition fees


A-level results day

Thousands of students in the East have got their A-level results today.