Jamie Dalgleish wins our final student heat | Voting opens for Salford heat

Jamie Dalgleish wins our final student heat

Voting opens for Salford heat

Jamie Dalgleish – a comic who has been gigging on the Scottish circuit for  more than six years – won the final heat of the Chortle Student  Comedy heat in Glasgow.

Now studying a history postgraduate degree at Strathclyde university, 27-year-old Dalgleish goes through to the semi-finals at the Bill Murray in London on May 14 and 21.

Also today the winner of the Southampton People’s Choice Award is revealed as English student Abbie Edwards, who goes on to a second round of voting next week.

Videos have now gone online, too, for the Salford heat. Voting for these ends at  5pm on Saturday.

Here is the current state of play:

Heat 1: Warwick

Winner: Horatio Gould:

People's Choice: Izzy Bromfield, who goes through to a second round of online voting once all the heats are over.

Heat 2: Lincoln

Winner: Ally Orr

People's Choice: Thomas Day

February 27: Reading

Winner: Ania Magliano

People's Choice: Philipp Carl Kostelecky 

February 28: Cardiff

Winner: Jason Guest

People's Choice: Jamie Hiles

 March 6: London

Winner: Alex Franklin

People's Choice: Cordelia Graham:

March 7: Newcastle

Winner: A’isha Baig

People's Choice: William Bean

March 8: York

Winner: Sachin Kumarendran

People's Choice: Caitlin Powell

March 12: Southampton

Winner: Lizzie Simpson

People's Choice: Abbie Edwards

March 13: Salford

Winner: Bexie Archer

The other contestants:

Declan Amphlett

James Allen

Joe Kent-Walters

Leo Hendrikse

Lucy Clark

Vicky Sarsfield

Will Andrews

Tadiwa Mahlunge

Now vote!

March 15: Bristol

Winner: James Trickey

Videos and voting coming soon

March 20: Glasgow

Winner: Jamie Dalgleish

Videos and voting coming soon

Published: 21 Mar 2018

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