Good luck to all!

Photograph: Joe Giddens / PA wire

What a big day this is.

Students across York and North Yorkshire will receive their A level results today.

They sat exams for the first time since before the coronavirus outbreak are expected to face tough competition for university places, with institutions known to have been more conservative in their offers this year.

This year’s grades aim to reflect a midway point between 2021 – when pupils were assessed by their teachers – and 2019.

We will be bringing you the news as it comes in. Good luck and well done to all!