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A-level results day

The proportion of A-levels awarded top grades has fallen for the second year amid a rise in students taking science and maths, official figures show.

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Full report: school leaver starts own business

Staying on at school to take more exams doesn't suit everyone, which was the case for a young man from Devon. Chris Rundle left school at 16 with just a couple of GCSEs.

He's now the managing director of a business which he hopes will turn over £1 million this year and he's only 18. Our correspondent Duncan Sleightholme's been to meet him.

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