Students reading their GCSE results
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Pressure high as students open GCSE results

This year's GCSE results are expected to be the best yet, but students are under more pressure than ever with a squeeze on higher education.

School leavers are being warned they could lose out on jobs and apprenticeships to the record number of A Level students who failed to get into university.

The BBC's Alison Harper was at Cranbourne College in Basingstoke as three students opened their results.

  • 24 Aug 2010