Rob Auton, from York, has won 'Best Joke' at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. He was one of 20 people shortlisted by a group of comedy experts. It was then down to a public vote - and it was a gag about a chocolate bar that won!
Rachel Sweeney reports.
Robert Auton, a comedian from York, has had his joke voted the best at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
He tweeted a picture of his elephant award this morning:
Wahaaay my joke about Wispas got me this elephant. Thanks to Dave and David and anyone else with a name that voted. http://t.co/hP0H0haRrk
A joke from a York comedian has been voted the funniest of the Edinburgh Fringe.
Rob Auton's joke was one of 20 shortlisted by a group of comedy experts before a public vote later clinched the deal for the 30-year-old.