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Oh lordy

Can't get enough of the Eurovision Song Contest? God knows, we can't, if the number of stories on this site over the last week is any indication.
Then you'll be delighted to hear that they are expanding it to fill a whole weekend from 2004.
It's been described as a "bigger and better" contest (although you might be able to think of your own descriptions).
Because there are about a million Euro micro-states clamouring for admission to the contest, a qualifying round is to be held on the Friday night, with the "best" performers going through to the grand final the following night.
Don't fret, though - there's no danger of the UK suffering the shame of not making it through the qualifying round, cos we put up a huge wedge of the cash each year, and are guaranteed entry.

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