Given to a performer for outstanding comedy in magic. The award is a framed portrait of Carlton, ‘The Human Hairpin’, who was Britain’s leading comedy magician in the early part of the last century.

 

ROLL OF HONOUR

2017 - Pete Firman
2016 - John Lenahan
2015 - Paul Zenon
2014 - Mark Shortland
2013 - John van der Put
2012 - Paul Daniels
2011 - Max Somerset
2010 - Michael Pearse
2009 - Noel Britten
2008 - Ian Keable
2007 - Mandy Muden
2005 - Peter Wardell
2004 - The Great Nardini
2003 - Bertie Pearce
2002 - John Archer
2001 - John Styles
2000 - Graham Jolley
1999 - Mark Raffles
1998 - Mike O’Brien
1997 - Richard McDougall
1996 - Topper Martyn
1995 - Terry Seabrooke
1994 - Patrick Page
1993 - Ali Bongo
1992 - Terry Herbert
1991 - Jay Marshall
1990 - Billy McComb
1989 - Larry Parker