Slideshow: GCSE success for Carrick pupils

Young people in Carrickfergus have been making plans for the future after receiving their GCSE results.

All four secondary-level schools in the town reported positively on the performances of their students in the exams.

Downshire's Jenna McCartney, who attained 2A*s,  4As and 3Bs, with mum Arlene, dad Bert and brother Kurtis. INCT 34-208-AM

Downshire's Jenna McCartney, who attained 2A*s, 4As and 3Bs, with mum Arlene, dad Bert and brother Kurtis. INCT 34-208-AM

The Carrick Times camera captured images of some of the results recipients as they celebrated at Carrickfergus Grammar, Carrickfergus College, Downshire School and Ulidia Integrated College.