Derry Girls awarded Radio Times comedy champion top spot

Derry Girls has come out on top of a Radio Times Comedy poll.

Almost one million votes were cast online in an "epic battle", according to the Radio Times.

Set in 1990s Londonderry, the show's success has seen Channel 4 commission a second series.

More than 2.5 million people watched the first episode - it was the channel's biggest comedy series in five years.

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