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: A-levels results day

Today has been the biggest day so far in the lives of thousands of students across the region - A level results day.

Overall, top grades are slightly down but, as our Education Correspondent Richard Payne reports, there are still plenty of success stories...

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