Heat three: Manchester
We headed to the famous Comedy Store in Manchester for the third heat of the BBC Radio New Comedy Award 2013.
For our first night in the North West, we were joined by host Justin Moorhouse and guest judge John Thomson, who joined our regular comedy adjudicators Alison Vernon-Smith (Executive Producer, BBC Radio Comedy) and Steve Bennett (Editor, Chortle).
Host: Justin Moorhouse
Guest judge: John Thomson
Acts: Alex Petrovic, Dane Baptiste, David Callaghan, David Stanier, Harriet Kemsley, Kevin Shevlin, Liam Pickford, Michael Spicer, Peter Brush, Steve Bugeja