GCSE results shows that Hull is ''"on the right road''"

Hull North MP Diana Johnson has welcomed the improvement in Hull secondary school GCSE results that was announced today.

Diana Johnson, MP for Hull North, said: "These results are a tribute to the hard work, often in challenging circumstances, of Hull pupils, teachers and parents. It shows that the investment in raising school standards by our Labour Government and Council is making a real difference.

"These results are another sign of an improving Hull. We clearly still have far to go, but Hull is firmly on the right road in giving more of our youngsters a bright future."