Semi-finals 2012: Newcastle
Meet the performers from the second semi-final at The Sage Gateshead.
Our second semi-finalists
Our Newcastle six get ready for their big showdown...
Leeds heat winner Pete Otway
Manchester heat runner-up Hayley Ellis was put through to the semi-finals by the judges
Birmingham heat runner-up Sunil Patel was put through to the semi-finals by the judges
Manchester heat winner Liam Pickford
Liverpool heat winner Steph Peart
Cardiff heat wildcard Tommy Rowson was voted through to the semi-finals by the public
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Patrick Kielty hosts the second semi-final in Radio 2's search for UK comedy talent.
First broadcast: 08 Nov 2012