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choosing universities

hiii I would really appreciate some help in choosing universities since I made a bit of a mess of it last year

gcses:
maths, re, biology, chemistry, physics-9
pe, economics, geography, spanish -8
English lit and lang-7

a levels achieved
biology- A*
chemistry- a
maths- a

UCAT - 3070
vr- 700
dm- 690
qr- 850
ar- 830
band 2

experience:
6 months volunteering on respiratory ward at princess royal hospital
shadowed cardiology department for a day
2-3 years working as an optical consultant at Boots
in my gap year I am in the process of applying to the NHS staff bank and working in admin and clerical


last year I applied to QMUL, SGUL, Keele Liverpool, and only got an offer for Liverpool with 2680 UCAT score

this time round I really wanted some help as to what unis I should be looking at. I do still have a preference for London unis but also want a back up.

any help would be so so so appreciated :smile:)
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