Royal mail will deliver thousands of exam results to pupils in Scotland this morning

Around 136,500 certificates will be posted Credit: PA

Royal Mail is delivering thousands of exam results on behalf of the Scottish Qualification Authority (SQA) today, Tuesday 8 August.

Around 136,500 certificates will be dropping through the letterboxes of pupils all across Scotland. Over 2,500 will be delivered to pupils in the TD postcode area.

Royal Mail say this is a massive day for pupils awaing results:

All of our postmen and women, many of whom have children themselves, understand just how important this day is for families. Our people pull out all the stops to ensure the results are delivered as quickly and efficiently as possible. We have worked successfully with the SQA on exam result delivery for many years now and we are delighted to be playing our part in this special day once again.”

– Derek Keir, Head of Special Events Planning, Royal Mail