Eurovision 2019: Sarah McTernan performs 22 for Ireland in Israel last Thursday. Photograph: Jack Guez/AFP/Getty

Ireland didn’t quite score nul points in the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest, but it may as well have. The Irish entry, 22, sung by Sarah McTernan, came(...)

Protesters hold a demonstration outside the Eurovision 2019 venue in Tel Aviv, Israel. Photograph: Jim Hollander/EPA

Israel had tried desperately to keep politics out of Eurovision but Palestinian flags were shown on two separate occasions during Saturday night’s fin(...)

 Duncan Laurence, representing The Netherlands, wins the 64th   Eurovision Song Contest in  Tel Aviv. Photograph: Michael Campanella/Getty Images

This is evidently what passes as The Bants in Israel; “Technically, this is our third date, and you know what happens on a third date…” Assi Azar says(...)

 Duncan Laurence, representing Netherlands, performs live on stage during the 64th annual Eurovision Song Contest. Photograph:  Michael Campanella/Getty Images

The Netherlands has won the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest. Duncan Laurence (25) won the contest for his country with Arcade, scoring 492 points. The (...)

 Ireland’s Sarah McTernan will be singing 22, written by a team of Dutch songwriters, in Tel Aviv, Israel. Photograph: Lili Forberg

First of all, when is the Eurovision on? This year’s Eurovision Song Contest 2019 takes place in Tel Aviv, Israel between May 14th and 18th. As is cu(...)