North West Comedy Awards 2020 results

Thursday 9th January 2020, 8:56am

Dan Nightingale.

The results of the North West Comedy Awards 2020 have been revealed.

The winners were awarded at a ceremony at the Frog And Bucket Comedy Club in Manchester last night (Wednesday 8th January).

Organised by the club and comedy management company A Rush Of Laughter, the awards were voted on by the public.

The big winners were stand-up Dan Nightingale, who took home two of the main awards, and Hot Water Comedy Club, which scored three wins.

The full results are:

Best Act

Dan Nightingale.

Dan Nightingale

Other nominees: Adam Rowe, Harriet Dyer, Simon Lomas

Best Compére

Dan Nightingale.

Dan Nightingale

Other nominees: Danny Mcloughlin, Freddy Quinne and Paul Smith

Alternative Act

Harriet Dyer.

Harriet Dyer

Other nominees: The Delightful Sausage, Keith Carter as Nige, Tom Binns as Ivan Brackenbury

Breakthrough Act

BBC New Comedy Award. Hannah Platt. Copyright: BBC.

Hannah Platt

Other nominees: Chris Kehoe, David Bawden, Tony Wright

TV/Radio Act Of The Year

Tez Ilyas.

Tez Ilyas

Other nominees: Johnny Vegas, Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Phil Ellis

Best Tour/Solo Show

Gary Delaney.

Gary Delaney - Gagsters Paradise

Other nominees: The Delightful Sausage - Ginsters Paradise, Harriet Dyer - The Dinosaur Show, Phil Ellis - Au Revoir

Social Media Award

Paul Smith.

Hot Water Comedy Club / Paul Smith

Other nominees: Adam Staunton, Danny Sutcliffe, Sam Avery (Learner Parent)

Best Podcast

Alex Boardman & Chris Kehoe - Mondeo Law

Other nominees: Dan Nightingale - Hack Radio, Eddie Hoo & Dave Longley - Arguing For The Sake Of Arguing, Harriet Dyer - Don't Worry (Bi Polar) Happy

Best Comedy Club

Hot Water Comedy Club

Other nominees: The Comedy Station, The Frog & Bucket, XS Malarkey

Best Small Comedy Club

Giggle Shack

Other nominees: Barking Tales, New Comedians @ The Comedy Store, Off The Rails (Saddleworth)

Best Open Mic

Beat The Frog

Other nominees: The Comedy Balloon, Gleeson's Massive Gong, New Stuff At The Store

Best Promoter

A Rush Of Laughter

Other nominees: Colin Havey, Peter Vincent (Manfords Comedy Club), Rob Riley

Venue Of The Year

Hot Water Comedy Club

Other nominees: The Comedy Store, The Frog & Bucket, The Lowry

Legend Award

Agraman of The Buzz Club at North West Comedy Awards 2020.

Agraman of The Buzz Club

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