Today's A-level figures show that the overall A* to E pass rate has risen for the 30th year in a row.
98% of exams achieved at least an E, compared to 97.8% last year.
- English: 21.2 percent of candidates achieving an A grade or above, down from 22.3 last year.
- Maths: 43.9 percent of candidates achieving an A grade or above, down from 44.7 last year.
- Science: 28.6 percent of Biology candidates got an A grade or above, Chemistry 34.4 percent, Physics 31.9 percent.
View the full results table here.
More top news
The Met Office has issued an 'Amber' wind warning and a 'Yellow' rain warning.
A sea turtle is being treated at Newquay Aquarium after being washed up on a beach in Cornwall.
Storm Imogen - when and where we will see the strongest winds? ITV Weather's Manali Lukha gives the breakdown.