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The Eurovision semi-finals are staged on Tuesday and Thursday ahead of the main show on Saturday. A number of acts from each gets knocked out. It’s brutal.

EBU terminates Chinese Eurovision contract

The EBU have taken immediate action following widespread condemnation of Chinese censorship when broadcasting the first Eurovision semi-final. Mango TV - one of China's most...

Live Blog – Eurovision 2018 second semi final

It's time for 'Fanning's Folly II - This time it's personal' - and another one of those fancy little live blogs that OnEuropean visitors...

What does the web predict for the second semi-final?

And we're back ... Eurovision Song Contest fans get to settle down for a second 2018 appetizer. Eighteen songs compete for the remaining ten...

Live Blog – Jury Rehearsal – Second semi-final

Mr Phil will work the same magic he worked on Tuesday for our dear readers. He'll be painting pictures in words of the acts...

Second Semi Final first run through – In association with Eurovision...

With thanks to our chums at Eurovision Ireland whilst I go to Belem to recreate the Conquistador Video you get to enjoy their excellent live...

Live Blog – Eurovision 2018 first semi final

Tonight from 20:00 UK (and Lisbon) time, Mo will be here to guide you through the bloodbath of the first semi-final. You're welcome to...

What does the web predict for tonight’s semi-final?

Tonight, Eurovision Song Contest fans get to settle down with the first slice of the 2018 competition. Nineteen songs will compete for ten Grand...

Live Blog – Dress Rehearsal – First semi-final

In the first of a series of Eurovision 2018 Live Blogs this week, Mr Phil will be your host for the dress rehearsal ahead...

First semi first dress musings

So there we just had the first semi final dress rehearsal and the sea references are laid on thick and fast from the outset,...

So, now the rehearsals are over …

If you think OnEurope is going to swan off, think again. Whilst there will be a semblance of "holiday" here at the Lisbon Wing...