2006

The 51st Eurovision Song Contest took place in Athens, Greece.

You’re my contest now!

Mr Roy takes ownership of a famous musical competition following a week in Athens.

Calm reaction

This is not what I was going to post originally let me tell you - but it's now Wednesday Afternoon after the contest -...

And home again …

Greece treated us to a typically melodramatic final two hours in the country, as the weight of booty in Phil's case slowed the metro...

Right then …

Very brief, as we need to leave for the airport in about seven hours time and we need to sleep before then, but we'd...

Eurovision 2006 – Final Results

The finalists were: the four automatic qualifiers France, Germany, Spain and the United Kingdom; the top 10 countries from the 2005 final (other than...

Hell-o!

Taking advantage of some relatively stable network from the apartment to say 'hi' on the last day of this short-term unpaid reporting contract! We're giving...

Well I think …

... I agree with Nick on many things, the French "situation" is not one of them. Yes, I agree that she looks like she...

Absence and all that

Sorry it's all gone a bit quiet from my trousers the last few days - been a slave to the gittishness of my laptop. Anyroad,...

Eurovision 2006 – Semi Final Results

The semi-final was held on 18 May 2006 at 21:00 (CET). 23 countries performed and all 37 participants and Serbia & Montenegro voted. Draw Country Language Artist Song Place Points 01 Armenia English André "Without Your...

My predictions for the Semi Final

Are, in no particular order Belgium Macedonia Russia Turkey Ukraine Finland Bosnia and Herzegovina Ireland Albania Armenia Though Sweden and Armenia are interchangeable Let us know...