It’s a been a big night for us Eurovision fans in the UK. We’ve seen a revamped selection procedure and the first evidence as to whether the contenders can sing live. But if you’re hoping to see Damien smolder in future weeks you’re going to be disappointed. Shame.
Following what appears to have been a rather successful first rehearsal for Your Country Needs You as reported by Michael Osborn, I have completed extensive preparations in advance of the first live show to select the artist to represent the UK at Eurovision 2009.
Philip Dodd hosts this evening’s Night Waves on Radio 3 this evening and succeeds in soothing my soul with a provocative interview with playwright David Hare. The throbbing pain in my sprained ankle was soothed as a result. And this posting is the last I’ll make about TV or Radio for the forseeable future .. possibly.