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A-level results: Minister hails 'good progress' in Wales

Education Minister Huw Lewis has welcomed the "good progress" being made on A-levels with an increase in the percentage of students getting top grades in Wales.

The number of pupils who gained A* grades is up from 6% in 2013 to 6.7% - the highest since the grade was introduced in 2010.

But the proportion of students achieving A* to E grades fell slightly from 97.6% to 97.5%.

  • 14 Aug 2014
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