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Eurovision’s Second Rule Of Momentum – Grand Final Voting, First The Jury Then The Public

The way results have been reported since 2016 has changed—improved it, many would agree—the Grand Final experience for viewers. John Egan takes a look at how what happens as the jury scores come in that might portend who the ultimate winner will be.

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2018 Grand Final Running Order
Semi Final Draw, Eurovision 2018 (

As in recent years, the production team burned the midnight oil to give us the running order for Saturday's Grand Final. John Egan gives us an overview of the order and what it might portend for our 2018 overall results.

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We Have Our Finalists: Semi Final 2 Qualifiers
The Eurovision Song Contest stage 2018 (EBU)

Semi Final 2 qualifiers are Australia, Denmark, Hungary, Moldova, Netherlands, Norway, Serbia, Slovenia, Sweden, and Ukraine.

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Spotter’s Guide: Eurovision 2018 Semi Final Two

Singing vikings, dancing robots and the return of Rybak... John Lucas presents a rundown of what to watch out for in tonight's second Semi Final of Eurovision 2018.

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Prop Idol: Back To The Days Of The Cluttered Stage

Lisbon 2018's Eurovision staging made the artistic choice to remove the LED wall. Elaine O'Neill looks at the history of physical props and virtual scenery, the impact of RTPs choice, and the positive impact on the Song Contest.

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