45% of A level grades not upheld at Holy Cross in Strabane

The Northern Ireland Exams Body CCEA and Education Minister Peter Weir will appear before the Stormont Education Committee today in light of the release A Level and AS results yesterday.

It emerged yesterday that more than a third of estimated grades allocated by teachers to students across Northern Ireland were lowered in the final results.

At Holy Cross College in Strabane, that figure was 45%.

Principal Claire Bradley spoke on today's Nine til Noon Show.............