Teenage comedian from Hipperholme wins Pride of Britain award

Jack Carroll
Jack Carroll

Teen comic Jack Carroll from Hipperholme has been honoured with a prestigious Pride of Britain award.

The 14-year-old, who has cerebal palsy, was presented with his award at a glittering ceremony at London’s ­Grosvenor House Hotel attended by a host of stars including Prince Charles and Halifax’s Paralympian Hannah Cockroft.

The ceremony was shown on ITV1 last night.

*For full story and interview with Jack, see Friday’s Courier.