Category: Junior Eurovision 2018

#IRELAND: JESC Applications Open!

TG4 have opened the applications for this year’s national selection process. Parents permission and consent is required on the application. All the applicants must be aged between 9 and 14 on the evening of the Junior Song Contest in Minsk, Sunday 25th November. The applications will be open […]

#JESC18: Macedonia Confirms

Our friends over at Eurovoix, have today received confirmation from MRT, that Macedonia will be in Minsk for this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest. At this point in time, little more is known about their participation this year. Internal selections have been used for the last few Eurovision […]

#JESC18: Ukraine Withdraws

The Ukrainian broadcaster UA:PBC have told our friends over at Eurovoix that they will be withdrawing from the year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest. The decision is based on the financial difficulties that the broadcaster is currently facing – something that UA:PBC have made public for a while now. […]

#JESC18: Participation Deadline Day

Today see’s the deadline for registration participation at this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Minsk. We are still awaiting some confirmations, so what is the state of play? Wales will be debuting, France will be returning and Cyprus will sadly be withdrawing from the Contest. The countries […]

#JESC18: Ireland Confirms

Yesterday, TG4 published on their official Junior Eurovision Song Contest Twitter feed, a message to say details on this year’s Contest were to follow. Although it is yet to be confirmed, it is expected the National Selection process used since 2015 will be implemented once again. Ireland was […]

#JESC18: Russia Selects Anna Filipchuk

Earlier today on the Crimean coast, twelve entries took to the Artek stage for the Russian National Final of their Junior Eurovision Song Contest selection. Anna Filipchuk was picked through a 50/50 jury/public vote. Anna will be going to Minsk with the song ‘Nepobedimy’, meaning ‘Invincible’ in English. […]

#JESC18: From Lisbon To Minsk

Over recent days, news came through that the European Broadcasting Union has placed a deadline of Friday 29th June. As we get ready to move on from the Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon and on to the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Minsk, participating broadcasters now have only […]

#JESC18: France Are BACK!!!

Earlier this evening, the news broke that France will be returning to the Junior Eurovision Song Contest after their one and only participation back in 2004. Thomas Pontier finished 6th in Lillehammar with the song “Si on voulait bien”. The return comes after a couple of years on […]

#JESC: Minsk 2018 Round Up

It is a while since we’ve brought you any news on this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest – to be held in the Belarusian capital of Minsk. Yesterday we found out Wales are debuting at the Contest this year and you can find out more information about that […]

#JESC18: Welcome Wales!!!

Wales are searching for talented youngsters to take part in a brand-new competition to find a representative from Wales to compete in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2018 in Minsk, Belarus. You will need to sing in Welsh if you reach the final 12…but don’t worry…there will be lots […]