Sunday, July 3, 2022
Sam Ryder rehearsing today in Turin for Eurovision 2022

OK… breath… calm down…

Fuck. Just… Fuck I’m British. I’m also objective with this contest and if the UK is rubbish I am the first one to write it...
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3 May – I have to leave it all to my...

What's it like to be runner-up? If you're the host country, then it's ideal. If you think you're in with a shot of winning,...
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2 May – If you should stumble Remember I’m near

Eurovision is a young person's game. Or is it? People of all ages from 11 to, well, unknown, despite a certain presenter in 1987...
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Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 40 – United Kingdom

Maybe it’s just because I live in the UK and I’m closer to the discussions, but I can’t think of another country that’s picked...

Mo’s Eurovision Countdown 2022 – Part 40 – United Kingdom

Space Man – Sam Ryder After years of deserved low scores, someone at the BBC (aided by TaP) has hit lucky and plucked a decent...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown 2022 – Part 40 – United Kingdom

Space Man – Sam Ryder And so, as tradition dictates, we get to my home entry ... and by tradition I clearly mean the alphabet....
Sam Ryder - the Uk entrant for Eurovision 2022

UK rockets Social Media star to Eurovision

So, after rumours doing the round in the Twittersphere, it seems that the most persistent one turns out to be true. This morning the BBC...
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26 February – Just who’s pulling the strings

It's often good to be the first to do something. No one can take that "I was first..." accolade away from you, even though...
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31 December – So long au revoir (2021)

Another year ends, and we have a birthday to delight you. As you'll know, the contest started deep in the 20th Century, so we're...
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25 October – It’s bigger than everything we see

You know those countries that used to rule the roost, but are now having a very hard time? Well, even though many say otherwise,...