A Level students launch legal action against exam regulator over results fiasco

'Triple lock' system announced for 2020 A-Level results - what you need to know

A Level students who feel let down by a “ridiculous and insane” marking system are launching legal action against England’s exam regulator Ofqual. Thousands of teenagers were furious after almost 40 per cent of predicted grades were downgraded by the regulator’s “moderation” algorithm, leaving many…

Universal Credit fiasco as 250,000 new claimants not yet paid

Universal Credit new rules revealed on how earnings affect benefit payments

The impact of Covid 19 will be long-lasting on the UK economy, but the short-term effects have led to a record number of people requesting state aid. As many as 800,000 people applied for universal credit in the first two weeks of the lockdown. Now…

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