Celebrating Eurovision on HRB
It's time once again for the world's biggest singing competition – The Eurovision Song Contest takes place over the next week in Sweden building up to the grand final on 18 May.
HRB marks the occasion with some special shows:
The A to Z of Eurovision takes an A to Z look at 58 years of the Eurovision Song Contest with Richard Smith. Tuesday 16 May 10 – 11pm & Saturday 18 May 3 – 5pm
Eurovision's Greatest Hits plays the best that Eurovision has had to offer down the years including Cheryl Baker from Bucks Fizz and Katrina from Katrina and the Waves remembering their Eurovision experiences. Thursday 16 May 6 – 7pm with Neil Ogden.
Live Wire: Abba Benny and Bjorn from Abba talk to Live Wire about their music and careers and remember that night in Brighton 39 years ago.Saturday 18 May 7pm
Disco Fever goes Eurovision Some more of the biggest Eurovision songs. 18 May 7.30;pm
The Sound of Sunday Neil Ogden takes a look back at the final from the previous evening, and plays the winner plus 3 of the other best entries.