Social mobility campaigner Sir Peter Lampl worries about the lack of fair opportunity for young people.
Results could see very high grades this year, which could put pressure on some university courses.
About 1.4 million more teenagers will be eligible for the Pfizer vaccine and will not need parental consent.
Ministers are no longer considering making two doses mandatory for students in England, the BBC learns.
The grime musician is helping finance a further 30 students at the world-renowned university.
A global summit raises £2.9bn to support education in some of the world’s poorest countries.
There will be “advance warning” if vaccines become compulsory for halls, the foreign secretary says.
The government is urged to rethink its plans to introduce new technical qualifications in England.
“Sharp-elbowed” parents have been chasing better grades in this year’s replacement exams, says study.
They say the government must “get a grip” on the number of children taught at home in England.
A new National Adoption Strategy aims to enhance support to families and end a postcode lottery.
English language schools warn they are on the “brink of collapse” after two summers without students.