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Rise in A-level physics students for eighth year running

Physics at GCSE is thriving and A-level entries keep going up

27 August 2014

Entries for physics at GCSE level have been resilient this year in the face of recent upheavals in science courses, while A-level physics entries have risen for the eighth consecutive year

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