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#Eurovision

# eurovision - Sunday 30 September, 2018

RTÉ won't sanction employees who refuse to travel to Israel for Eurovision
# Boycott
# Boycott

RTÉ won't sanction employees who refuse to travel to Israel for Eurovision

Sep 30th 2018, 4:00 PM 37,351 Views 124 Comments

Campaigners have called for next year’s contest to be boycotted.

# eurovision - Thursday 13 September, 2018

Tel Aviv chosen ahead of Jerusalem to host Eurovision 2019
# Controversial
# Controversial

Tel Aviv chosen ahead of Jerusalem to host Eurovision 2019

Sep 13th 2018, 3:57 PM 15,499 Views 50 Comments

The more controversial choice of Jerusalem was rejected in favour of Tel Aviv.

# eurovision - Saturday 8 September, 2018

Political rows over Eurovision have made headlines before - so what are the chances of an Irish withdrawal?
# History Lessons
# History Lessons

Political rows over Eurovision have made headlines before - so what are the chances of an Irish withdrawal?

Sep 8th 2018, 10:00 PM 44,712 Views 112 Comments

Rarely a year went by in the late 1970s without Turkey or Greece sitting out the event.

# eurovision - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Israel to host Eurovision after public broadcaster resolves funding row hours before deadline
# Eurovision
# Eurovision

Israel to host Eurovision after public broadcaster resolves funding row hours before deadline

Aug 14th 2018, 6:17 PM 12,617 Views 88 Comments

The country in May won the right to host next year’s Eurovision when Israeli singer Netta Barzilai won the 2018 contest.

# eurovision - Sunday 1 July, 2018

'I've never been a boycott fan': Micheál Martin unlikely to support Eurovision boycott
# Palestine
# Palestine

'I've never been a boycott fan': Micheál Martin unlikely to support Eurovision boycott

Jul 1st 2018, 7:45 AM 11,161 Views 90 Comments

Martin said his party is considering a Bill tabled in the Seanad that aims to prohibit Ireland from trading with any companies originating in an occupied territory.

# eurovision - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

"The resonances are huge": Carrie Crowley on why she's supporting a boycott of the Eurovision in Israel next year
# Palestine
# Palestine

"The resonances are huge": Carrie Crowley on why she's supporting a boycott of the Eurovision in Israel next year

Jun 27th 2018, 6:00 PM 12,931 Views 71 Comments

She was speaking as part of a group of Irish artists and public figures like Eurovision commentator Mike Murphy, music legend Christy Moore and Senator David Norris who launched the boycott campaign today in Dublin.

# eurovision - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Calls for RTÉ to boycott the Eurovision Song Contest in Israel next year
# Jerusalem
# Jerusalem

Calls for RTÉ to boycott the Eurovision Song Contest in Israel next year

Jun 14th 2018, 7:28 AM 63,979 Views 208 Comments

Sinn Féin has called on the national broadcaster and the Irish government to boycott Israel which won the song contest this year.

# eurovision - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

'I've already seen the Irish': Ryan O'Shaughnessy was snubbed by Will Ferrell at the Eurovision
# You Can't Sit With Us
From The Daily Edge
# You Can't Sit With Us

'I've already seen the Irish': Ryan O'Shaughnessy was snubbed by Will Ferrell at the Eurovision

May 15th 2018, 5:24 PM 7,917 Views 0 Comments

Ryan was dying to meet him.

UK Eurovision singer SuRie told Phillip and Holly that the stage invader who stole her mic left her with bruises
# Surie
From The Daily Edge
# Surie

UK Eurovision singer SuRie told Phillip and Holly that the stage invader who stole her mic left her with bruises

May 15th 2018, 9:48 AM 9,604 Views 2 Comments

The stage invader was taken into police custody immediately after the incident.

# eurovision - Monday 14 May, 2018

One million viewers tuned in to watch Eurovision
# I'm Not Your Toy
# I'm Not Your Toy

One million viewers tuned in to watch Eurovision

May 14th 2018, 5:31 PM 20,008 Views 43 Comments

The final had an average of 690,000 viewers on Saturday night.

It turns out the UK and Ireland both gave each other a decent amount of points during Eurovision
# Daily Fresh
From The Daily Edge
# Daily Fresh

It turns out the UK and Ireland both gave each other a decent amount of points during Eurovision

May 14th 2018, 5:00 PM 5,468 Views 0 Comments

The UK and Irish public are actually sound apparently.

# eurovision - Sunday 13 May, 2018

"Israel is the rightful winner if we see it as a circus": The Netherlands reacts to the Eurovision results
# Eurovision
From The Daily Edge
# Eurovision

"Israel is the rightful winner if we see it as a circus": The Netherlands reacts to the Eurovision results

May 13th 2018, 3:37 PM 10,129 Views 7 Comments

Netta won for Israel with 529 points.

10 of Graham Norton's best zingers from this year's Eurovision
# Eurovision
From The Daily Edge
# Eurovision

10 of Graham Norton's best zingers from this year's Eurovision

May 13th 2018, 9:51 AM 18,079 Views 6 Comments

“I’ll have a Camomile tea please.”

Just 22 of the best tweets from this year's Eurovision
# Eurovision
From The Daily Edge
# Eurovision

Just 22 of the best tweets from this year's Eurovision

May 13th 2018, 12:43 AM 14,876 Views 0 Comments

All we’ll say is justice for Cyprus.

# eurovision - Saturday 12 May, 2018

Israel has won the Eurovision Song Contest 2018
# Eurovision
From The Daily Edge
# Eurovision

Israel has won the Eurovision Song Contest 2018

May 12th 2018, 11:55 PM 71,699 Views 180 Comments

It’s been 20 years since they last won.

A man is in police custody after invading the stage during the UK's Eurovision performance
# Eurovision
From The Daily Edge
# Eurovision

A man is in police custody after invading the stage during the UK's Eurovision performance

May 12th 2018, 10:18 PM 83,908 Views 31 Comments

SuRie was offered the chance to perform again but declined.

Quiz: Can you tell which country these Eurovision winners came from?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Quiz: Can you tell which country these Eurovision winners came from?

May 12th 2018, 8:30 PM 23,752 Views 14 Comments

What do you know about past winners?

Could we do it? People are feeling nervously good about Ireland's chances in tonight's Eurovision
# Eurosong Fever
# Eurosong Fever

Could we do it? People are feeling nervously good about Ireland's chances in tonight's Eurovision

May 12th 2018, 6:02 PM 46,529 Views 56 Comments

A win may be a big ask, but the signs for a good showing are looking good.

Just 14 of the best Eurovision songs in recent years
# Eurovision
From The Daily Edge
# Eurovision

Just 14 of the best Eurovision songs in recent years

May 12th 2018, 6:00 PM 8,104 Views 0 Comments

The contest has given us some glorious songs.

What to watch on TV tonight: Saturday
# Tv Picks
From The Daily Edge
# Tv Picks

What to watch on TV tonight: Saturday

May 12th 2018, 4:54 PM 4,032 Views 0 Comments

This is the telly everyone will be talking about tomorrow.

From Eurovision parties to a vegan festival: Here's what to do this weekend
# Something For The Weekend
# Something For The Weekend

From Eurovision parties to a vegan festival: Here's what to do this weekend

May 12th 2018, 8:30 AM 11,053 Views 7 Comments

The weather won’t be as good as the bank holiday, but that doesn’t mean you have to stay home.

# eurovision - Friday 11 May, 2018

Ireland have come from absolutely nowhere to be third favourite to win the Eurovision
# STAY CALM LADS
From The Daily Edge
# STAY CALM LADS

Ireland have come from absolutely nowhere to be third favourite to win the Eurovision

May 11th 2018, 3:58 PM 12,348 Views 4 Comments

We were 200/1 to win at the start of the week.

17 of the best tweets about the second Eurovision semi final
# Eurovision
From The Daily Edge
# Eurovision

17 of the best tweets about the second Eurovision semi final

May 11th 2018, 10:30 AM 4,139 Views 0 Comments

The second semi final just wasn’t as good as the first.

Eurovision ends contract with Chinese broadcaster after it didn't show Irish entry
# Not Together
# Not Together

Eurovision ends contract with Chinese broadcaster after it didn't show Irish entry

May 11th 2018, 7:36 AM 109,118 Views 97 Comments

The performance featured two men dancing on stage.

# eurovision - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

FactCheck: Did Russian TV refuse to show Ireland's Eurovision entry over gay themes?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Did Russian TV refuse to show Ireland's Eurovision entry over gay themes?

May 9th 2018, 12:32 PM 80,233 Views 80 Comments

The claim has done the rounds today.

19 of the best Irish tweets about last night's Eurovision semi final
# Eurovision
From The Daily Edge
# Eurovision

19 of the best Irish tweets about last night's Eurovision semi final

May 9th 2018, 11:08 AM 6,456 Views 3 Comments

Twitter during Eurovision is the best place to be.

Will Ferrell is hanging out in Lisbon for the Eurovision and bumped into Ireland's backing singers
# Strange Sightings
From The Daily Edge
# Strange Sightings

Will Ferrell is hanging out in Lisbon for the Eurovision and bumped into Ireland's backing singers

May 9th 2018, 9:03 AM 4,911 Views 0 Comments

He’s a massive fan apparently.

This guy's response to Ireland's last-minute entry to the Eurovision final is going so viral
# Eurovision
From The Daily Edge
# Eurovision

This guy's response to Ireland's last-minute entry to the Eurovision final is going so viral

May 9th 2018, 8:06 AM 44,256 Views 1 Comment

His enthusiasm is contagious.

# eurovision - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

We made it! For the first time in five years, Ireland has qualified for the Eurovision final
# Euro Fever
# Euro Fever

We made it! For the first time in five years, Ireland has qualified for the Eurovision final

May 8th 2018, 10:08 PM 118,752 Views 138 Comments

Ryan O’Shaughnessy had been up against the likes of heavily fancied Israel in a bid to get to Saturday’s final.

Here's everything you wanted to know about this year's Eurovision but were afraid to ask
# A Song For Ireland
# A Song For Ireland

Here's everything you wanted to know about this year's Eurovision but were afraid to ask

May 8th 2018, 6:55 PM 30,718 Views 34 Comments

Do we have a chance? When’s it on? Australia are in it?

What to watch on TV tonight: Tuesday
# Tv Picks
From The Daily Edge
# Tv Picks

What to watch on TV tonight: Tuesday

May 8th 2018, 5:00 PM 3,876 Views 0 Comments

This is the telly everyone will be talking about tomorrow.

DailyEdge.ie Eurovision Analysis Part 4 From The Daily Edge

DailyEdge.ie Eurovision Analysis Part 4

May 8th 2018, 4:00 PM 1,566 Views 0 Comments

We’ve analysed all the songs so you don’t have to.

# eurovision - Monday 7 May, 2018

DailyEdge.ie's Eurovision Analysis Part 3
# Let's Get Down To Buisness
From The Daily Edge
# Let's Get Down To Buisness

DailyEdge.ie's Eurovision Analysis Part 3

May 7th 2018, 6:00 PM 1,778 Views 0 Comments

We’ve analysed all the songs so you don’t have to.

# eurovision - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Quiz: How well do you remember Ireland's last 10 years at the Eurovision?
# DARK TIMES
# DARK TIMES

Quiz: How well do you remember Ireland's last 10 years at the Eurovision?

May 6th 2018, 8:00 PM 28,818 Views 33 Comments

Jedward sang Lipstick in 2011… but what did they sing in 2012?

DailyEdge.ie's Eurovision 2018 Analysis Part 2
# Let's Get Down To Business
From The Daily Edge
# Let's Get Down To Business

DailyEdge.ie's Eurovision 2018 Analysis Part 2

May 6th 2018, 6:00 PM 2,477 Views 0 Comments

We’ve analysed all the songs so you don’t have to.

# eurovision - Saturday 5 May, 2018

DailyEdge.ie's Eurovision 2018 Analysis Part 1
# Let's Get Down To Business
From The Daily Edge
# Let's Get Down To Business

DailyEdge.ie's Eurovision 2018 Analysis Part 1

May 5th 2018, 6:00 PM 3,828 Views 1 Comment

We’ve analysed all the songs so you don’t have to.

# eurovision - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

People are pretty amused at the massive list of items that are prohibited at Eurovision 2018
# Eurovision
From The Daily Edge
# Eurovision

People are pretty amused at the massive list of items that are prohibited at Eurovision 2018

Apr 25th 2018, 5:25 PM 8,299 Views 1 Comment

Hard luck if you were hoping to bring golf balls, handcuffs, chains and ladders to Eurovision this year.

# eurovision - Monday 23 April, 2018

9 ridiculous solutions to the Irish border problem
# Michael D. Tattoos For All
From The Daily Edge
# Michael D. Tattoos For All

9 ridiculous solutions to the Irish border problem

Apr 23rd 2018, 2:30 PM 9,898 Views 3 Comments

What about sacrificing Liam Neeson to the border gods?

# eurovision - Thursday 19 April, 2018

There's a Eurovision board game coming out next week From The Daily Edge

There's a Eurovision board game coming out next week

Apr 19th 2018, 12:50 PM 2,985 Views 0 Comments

In the event that you need another game to tear your family apart.

# eurovision - Monday 16 April, 2018

'I hope to give others courage:' Eurovision's Conchita Wurst announces HIV diagnosis
# Eurovision Song Contest
# Eurovision Song Contest

'I hope to give others courage:' Eurovision's Conchita Wurst announces HIV diagnosis

Apr 16th 2018, 2:45 PM 33,718 Views 59 Comments

Wurst won the Eurovision Song Contest in 2014.