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Final preparations ahead of Whitby Regatta

Final preparations are underway ahead of this year's Whitby Regatta.

A ladies' crew from Fisherman's Rowing Club Credit: ITV News

Rowing teams have been practising ahead of the race which is the highlight of the year for the rowers and for thousands more who come to enjoy Whitby's annual maritime festival.

The Fishermans' crews compete against their town rivals the Friendship Club - and also Scarborough Rowing Club.

A mens' crew from Fisherman's Rowing Club Credit: ITV News

A-level success celebrated at Grimsby sixth form

Students and staff celebrate at Toll Bar MAT Sixth Form in Grimsby. Credit: ITV

Students from a sixth form college in Grimsby are celebrating success in their A-levels today.

Around 95 per cent of students at Tollbar MAT Sixth Form College achieved three or more A-levels at A*-E grades.

Every one of the college's 102 Year 13 students achieved two or more A-levels at A*-E.

Many of their students are going on to university, employment or apprenticeships in areas like accountancy.

Reporter Fiona Dwyer spoke to a number of Tollbar students as they opened their results this morning.

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