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A-level top grades fall in Wales 'cause for concern' for minister

Education Minister Huw Lewis has welcomed this year's A-level results for Wales, where the overall pass rate remained unchanged at 97.6%.

But there was another fall in the percentage of pupils achieving the higher A or A* grades, and overall pass rates were still lower than England or Northern Ireland.

Mr Lewis told BBC Wales education correspondent Arwyn Jones there were still areas of concern.

  • 15 Aug 2013
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