Category: Eurovision Winners

#IRELAND: Niamh Kavanagh wins Masterchef

#IRELAND: Niamh Kavanagh wins Masterchef It’s a question often asked: Once you’ve won the Eurovision Song Contest, what else is there? Well, for the winner of the 1993 Eurovision Song Contest in Millstreet, the answer is Masterchef. Niamh was in the Irish edition of the successful format, and […]

Happy National Day to Austria!

Today is the national day of one of Eurovision’s more interesting countries. Back on 26 October 1955, the Austrian Parliament declared the country permanently neutral. As a result, that anniversary became Austria’s National Day. To celebrate, let’s take a look at some of Austria’s entries in our favourite TV show […]

Obituary: Corry Brokken

  It’s been announced that the winner of the second Eurovision Song Contest, Corry Brokken, has died. She was 83. Corry had a long association with the Eurovision Song Contest, as she was there in Lugano for the first contest – which celebrated its 60th anniversary only last […]

It was 60 years ago today… 

We’ve all celebrated well all of the anniversaries that have cropped up over the years. In London last year we had the gala night to celebrate 60 ESCs, before the 60th ESC had actually taken place. We’ve even just had the 61st Contest. Preparations are now in place […]