Defeat for GCSE campaigners

Hundreds of pupils and schools - led by a group from Leeds - have lost their legal challenge over GCSE exam grades. They had accused exam boards of unfairly pushing up grade boundaries for English last summer. David Hirst reports.


GCSE High Court ruling

An alliance of hundreds of pupils and schools, and scores of local councils, as well as teaching unions, have lost their unprecedented legal challenge over GCSE English exam grades.