STUDENTS across Bucks are nervously picking up their A-Level results this morning – many of whom hoping it will secure them a place at university.

This year an extra 30,000 places have been made available to students, with universities saying candidates have more chance of getting places even if they don’t quite get the grades they hoped for.

Check back on the BFP website later this morning for more coverage on A-Level results across Bucks.

And click here for advice from Buckinghamshire New University on going through the Clearing process.