Record numbers of students have found university places through Clearing, figures show.
Girls have outperformed boys and achieved more top grades at A-level, national figures show.
A teenager with dyspraxia has won a place at Oxford University despite having to resit her first year of A-levels.
Girls have overtaken boys in A-level science entries for the first time, national figures show.
Rising numbers of students are opting to take politics A-level amid major political and social change across the world, national figures show.
Zoe Ball and Piers Morgan were among the stars sharing pride in their children over their A-level results success.
A young black student from a deprived background who has gained a place at Cambridge has called on top universities to do more to offer places to black, Asian and minority ethnic applicants.
Students across the country have been receiving their A-levels results, bringing plenty of joy for teenagers and their families.
An aspiring tattoo artist and a budding post-Brexit diplomat were among pupils celebrating A-level success as the proportion of top grades rose in Northern Ireland.
The proportion of A-level entries awarded an A grade or higher has fallen to the lowest for more than a decade, national figures show.
Fewer students have been accepted on to UK degree courses this year, Ucas figures show.
Confidence and connections are the keys to success in life, according to a poll of young people.
Sixth-formers are today waking up to their long-awaited A-level results, with more than a quarter of entries expected to score a top grade.
Students scoring just over half marks in A-level maths will be rewarded with an A grade this summer, leaked documents show.
Just over half marks were needed to score an A grade in A-level maths this summer, according to leaked documents.
Giving students university places based on predicted grades is “deeply unfair”, with some of the most “disadvantaged” students missing out on higher education, Labour says.
Unconditional offers to university and higher education applicants have hit a record high, with one in four now receiving them, figures show.
The Grand Tour host Jeremy Clarkson was among the celebrities to send words of encouragement to A-level students as they opened their results.
Grime artist Stormzy has said he hopes that a scholarship he is offering to help black Cambridge University students pay their tuition fees serves as a reminder to young people from all backgrounds that they have the opportunity to get the best education.
Captain America star Hayley Atwell has urged teenagers receiving their exam results to remember that what they see on social media is not always real.