Watch the ten runners-up in action


Watch extended clips of all ten performances here.

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The ten heats' runners-up were put to an online vote, from which Angela Barnes and Tez Ilyas made it through. You can find more information about the online vote here.

The New Comedy Award

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The BBC Radio 2 New Comedy Award 2011 was a nationwide search to find the best in new stand-up comedy talent. Find out more.


Watch videos from the 2011 Award.

From the NCA Blog

The New Comedy Award 2012 final at the Blackpool Grand Theatre kicks off at 8pm on BBC...Read more


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