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# Eurovision

Last year
QUIZ: How much do you know about Ireland's Eurovision journey over the years?
It wasn’t our year but we still hold some pretty impressive records.
'Help Mariupol, help Azovstal now': Ukraine singer makes appeal from Eurovision stage
Frontman Oleh Psiuk appealed for help for the trapped fighters to a TV audience of up to 200 million people.
Eurovision: Seven songs to watch and other key things to know ahead of tonight's Grand Final
Need to catch up ahead of tonight’s show?
Wolves, handbasins and hints of chaos: Notes from a slightly bonkers Eurovision build-up
Eurovision 2022 is a peculiar mix of showbiz, politics, tourism, cheese and chaos. Here’s what’s been happening.
Eurovision: Steps now being taken to remove Russia from future contests, EBU boss says
Noel Curran said it very quickly became apparent in the wake of the invasion that Russia couldn’t be allowed take part this year.
Noel Curran, a former head of RTÉ, said it very quickly became apparent in the wake of the invasion of Ukraine that Russia couldn't be allowed take part in Eurovision.
He wouldn't be drawn on where the contest might be staged next year if Ukraine - overwhelming favourites in Turin - take the top prize.
Fleeting hopes and a familiar crush of disappointment: Irish fans on our Eurovision knock-out
Opinion: Eurovision Song Contest may seem frivolous but in wartime, it matters
Fleeting hopes and a familiar crush of disappointment: Irish fans on our Eurovision knock-out
Ireland’s less-than-stellar showing in the modern contest continued last night as we failed to seal a slot in the final.
Ireland's Brooke Scullion out of the Eurovision after failing to qualify from semi-final
The Derry singer failed to finish in the top ten in tonight’s heat in Turin.
Eurovision: What you need to know as Ireland battles for one of ten remaining slots in Saturday final
It’s going to be a tough task but singer Brooke Scullion says she’s confident her performance will break through.
Favourites Ukraine and nine other countries qualify for Eurovision final
Ireland’s entry, Brooke Scullion, will take to the stage in tomorrow’s semi-final.
Favourites Ukraine take to the stage as first Eurovision semi-final takes place tonight
17 countries will compete for 10 spots in Saturday’s grand final.
Poll: Will you be watching Eurovision this week?
Sure what’s another year?
Opinion: Eurovision Song Contest may seem frivolous but in wartime, it matters
Johnny Fallon discusses the political relevance of the song contest coming up this week in the midst of the war in Ukraine.
Russia thrown out of this year's Eurovision over Ukraine invasion
The European Broadcasting Union said Russian involvement would bring the contest ‘into disrepute’.
Brooke Scullion to represent Ireland at Eurovision after winning Eurosong
Six acts competed in the Late Late Show Eurosong 2022 Special last night.
All time
Eurovision winners deny doing cocaine in the Green Room
Footage of Måneskin singer Thomas Raggi went viral last night.
Italy have won Eurovision 2021 with the UK finishing rock bottom on 'nul points'
After a gap last year, the contest was held in front of a live crowd of 3,500 in Rotterdam.
Poll: Will you watch the Eurovision final tonight?
What’s Another Year?
Eurovision: Ireland's Lesley Roy has failed to qualify for this Saturday's song contest final
The first Eurovision semi-final was held this evening in Rotterdam.
Eurovision is back - here's everything you need to know about this year's contest
G’wan Lesley.
Poll: Will you watch the Eurovision this week?
What’s Another Year?
Fans may be allowed to attend 2021 Eurovision Song Contest
The government said it wants to allow a maximum of 3,500 people to attend a total of nine shows in the city of Rotterdam.
Belarus barred from taking part in this year's Eurovision
The EBU rejected both songs the country put forward.
Christians in Cyprus protest against Eurovision entry they say promotes satanic worship
The artist says her song has been misinterpreted and is about an abusive relationship between two lovers.
This is Ireland's entry for Eurovision 2021 in Rotterdam
Last year’s contest was cancelled for the first time in its 65-year history.
Eurovision will 'definitely take place' this year with contingency plans in place, organisers say
The announcement was made this afternoon.
Lesley Roy will be Ireland's contestant for next year's Eurovision
Roy was due to perform the ‘Story of My Life’ in The Netherlands this year, but the competition was cancelled.
Moment of Mbappe magic seals France victory as Ronaldo-less Portugal win comfortably
Belgium were also among the European heavyweights to record Nations League opener wins.
Italian FA chief hopeful small number of fans can attend games as stricken French clubs cry for help
Serie A returns in mid-June, while the Ligue 1 season was declared over in early April.
Johnny Logan to lead sing-along during Eurovision's Europe Shine A Light show tonight
This would have been the 65th edition of the contest.
Ireland to feature in Eurovision 'song celebration' tonight
The first semi-final of the contest was due to take place in Rotterdam today.
Eurovision Song Contest cancelled due to coronavirus outbreak
Leslie Roy was set to represent Ireland in Rotterdam this May.
Ireland's 'banger' Eurovision entry has been unveiled
Lesley Roy will sing Story of My Life in Rotterdam in May.
'Are you brave enough?': RTÉ faced slew of demands to boycott in days leading up to Eurovision
RTÉ received dozens of emails in the days leading up to this year’s competition.
A Eurovision scoring screw up means rock bottom UK actually did worse than initially announced
In related news, it means Ireland are no longer bottom of the Eurovision table.
Irish Eurovision viewing figures were noticeably down compared to the last few years
A total of 284,700 people watched Saturday’s final.
Ireland got the lowest number of votes at the Eurovision semi-finals this year
It wasn’t to be for Irish Eurovision hopeful Sarah McTernan last Thursday.
Iceland contestants have Palestine flag banners confiscated at Eurovision venue
Meanwhile Eurovision organisers released a statement after two of Madonna’s dancers wore Israeli and Palestine flags.
The Netherlands' Duncan Laurence wins Eurovision as UK finishes in last place
Eurovision fans are already blaming the Brexit factor for the UK’s dire showing.
Quiz: How well do you know the Eurovision's biggest losers?
We can’t all be winners…
Poll: Will you watch the Eurovision finals this weekend?
Ireland’s hopeful Sarah McTernan failed to advance to the finals last night.