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The award that once billed itself as Britain's largest comedy hunt - attracting around 1,000 entrants a year - ran from 1994 to 2002, until sponsorship ran out.
Heats and semi-finals were held at the Comedy Network, a series of comedy clubs in universities across Britain, with the final held at the Edinburgh Festival each August.
The winner received £2,000 - a booking on the university circuit and appearances at the Montreal and Melbourne comedy festivals. It wass open to anyone over the age of 16 who has never been paid for a comedy performance.
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