'It might mean people will come next year'
24 August 2013 Last updated at 19:04 BST
Bridget Christie has fought off six other shortlisted comedians to win the 2013 Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards.
The feminist comedian is the first woman to win the £10,000 prize, since Laura Solon in 2005.
John Kearns won best newcomer and Adrienne Truscott won the panel prize at the ceremony hosted by Steve Coogan.