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Eurovision 2005 – It’s all Greek to me

So here I’m sat, at Borospyl airport at getting on for six in the morning, having come pretty much straight from the after-show party....

Look out Athens – OnEurope’s headed your way!

Congratulations to Greece - I didn't think you were going to do it and I was starting to think we'd be heading back to...

Eurovision 2005 – Final results

The finalists were: the four automatic qualifiers France, Germany, Spain and the United Kingdom; the top 10 countries from the 2004 final (other than...

Last posting till Sunday night/Monday morning

Well it's that time - time for all the predictions to be wrong - for you lot to tell me that you told me...

Eurovision 2005 winners and losers – Final evening rehearsal

Many many things that need to be said. Firstly, the opening 8 songs are possibly the strongest opening songs that many of us have...

Semi Finalists!

Well... That was.....interesting, I think the phrase is..... Looking back at the OnEurope predictions - we see that 6 out of the 10 came right...

Why are you talking the shits about Latvia?

It just goes to show, doesn’t it! We can consider ourselves experts, watch every last minute of every last rehearsal, make our considered judgements...

Eurovision 2005 – Semi final results

The semi-final was held on 19 May 2005 at 21:00 (CET). 25 countries performed and all 39 participants voted. Draw Country Language Artist Song Place Points 01 Austria English, Spanish Global.Kryner "Y así" 21 30 02 Lithuania English Laura and The Lovers "Little...

We have ten qualifiers, and they are …

1. HUNGARY 4. ROMANIA 5. NORWAY 7. MOLDOVA 11. ISRAEL 13. DENMARK 15. FYR MACEDONIA 18. CROATIA 22. SWITZERLAND 23. LATVIA

From binners to winners

This is the fun bit. I have to use my skill and judgement to find the path through the maze of mixed signals The...