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Jeremy Clarkson offers some important life advice to ALevel students

first_imgThe gap between the very top-performing girls and boys at A-level has also narrowed for the first time in five years, PA reports.Michael Turner, the director general of the Joint Council for Qualifications (JCQ), said: “Overall, outcomes are relatively unchanged.“However, the shift in entry patterns and the introduction of new specifications in reformed subjects could lead to a greater volatility in year-on-year results in some schools and colleges than is experienced in a typical year.”Here are 26 of the funniest tweets about A-Level results day. A record number of A-level students have achieved a university place, up 3 per cent on last year, Ucas chief executive Mary Curnock Cook said.Cook, head of the body which manages university admissions, said 424,000 students will be offered their first or second choice of degree course.She told the BBC Radio 4 Today programme: “It’s 424,000 placed – the highest ever on A-level results day. It’s up 3% on last year.“It does mean that young people now are something like 4% more likely to be going to university because, although the population was down a bit this year we’ve actually seen a rise in the numbers, so that’s really good news.” If your A level results aren’t joyous take comfort from the fact that you’re not Jeremy Clarkson.— David Whitehouse (@d_whitehouse) August 14, 2014 Me and Jeremy Clarkson have something I common and it’s not being in St tropez 😂😂 pic.twitter.com/rbZvs59jdi— alexandria (@_alexgordon) August 13, 2015 As 300,000 students find out their A-Level results, Jeremy Clarkson has offered them some encouraging advice.The former Top Gear host, who drives around luxury cars for a living and is reportedly the highest paid TV host in Britain, tweeted his message this morning. He has posted similar messages before Meanwhile, with the first series of Top Gear receiving a mixed reception, causing Chris Evans to step as its lead presenter, many are looking forward to seeing how its rival show fares on Amazon Prime.It’s called The Grand Tour and will be presented by former Top Gear hosts Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond. If your A level results are disappointing, don’t worry. I got a C and two Us, and I’m currently on a superyacht in the Med.— Jeremy Clarkson (@JeremyClarkson) August 18, 2016 He told those disappointed by the results ‘not to worry’, revealing that his own C grade and two Us didn’t stop him becoming a success. “If your A level results aren’t joyous take comfort from the fact I got a C and two Us. And I have a Mercedes Benz.” – Jeremy Clarkson— ㅤㅤㅤㅤㅤㅤㅤㅤ (@DIGITALTAQ) August 14, 2014 @patrushkaz it was a villa in St Tropez last year. Do pay attention— Jeremy Clarkson (@JeremyClarkson) August 18, 2016 He added: Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings.last_img read more