UPDATED: Jack Carroll finishes second in Britain’s Got Talent

Jack Carroll
Jack Carroll

Calderdale comedian has finished in second place on hit TV show Britain’s Got Talent

The 14-year-old said: “I have tried my best and cheers to everyone that voted.”

The Brighouse High School student lost out on £125,000 and a spot on the Royal Variety Show to Attraction.

Asking Jack who lives in Hipperholme how he felt to finish runner, he replied to presenters Ant and Dec; “Runner up, a little bit insensitive is it not. I have had a great time. It was ace to come second. Cheers everyone.”

People have been tweeting their support for the Hipperholme youngster Olympian Kelly Holmes said: “Jack Carroll was brilliant.”

Martin Hopkins ssaid: “Robbed. Their not even British. Jack Carroll is the winner, Yorkshire is proud of you son.”

The Threeways Centre said: “Well done for being the runner up!!! You can be so proud of yourself.”

Jacqui Blay said: “Amazing effort from Jack. Second place and even funny when winner was revealed. A true northern star.”