Welcome to the new look Nul Points Eurovision site. We hope you’ll find something of interest. First of all we’re not a news site, there are many great ones out there. Nul Points is a loving tribute to the madness and utter joy of the Eurovision Song Contest, still going strong as it prepares for it’s 64th iteration in Tel Aviv 2019.
The Nul Pointers
A fond look at each act and song to score Nul Points, comprising a brief pen portrait and the best Youtube clip available. From Fud Leclerc in 1962 to Ann-Sophie and the Makemakes in 2015, our hall of infamy is here.
The UK at Eurovision
A dedicated section on the United Kingdom at the contest, including a profile of each and every artist brave and/or foolish enough to represent Le Royaume-Uni and how they were selected, Eurovision in the UK chart, and our “20 Years Of Hurt” blog are all here.
History By Country
Our best bits section from each country from Albania to ex-Yugoslavia via Morocco and San Marino is here.
History By Year
Our slimmed down look at the evolution of the contest by year is here from Lugano in 1956 to Tel Aviv in 2019.
Our Features section is here, including a gallery of all presenters from 1956 to 2018, our hand-picked Fifty Facts On Eurovision, a look at the songs that were selected in their home country yet never made it to the big night, a tribute to the much-missed preview shows and a love letter to Norway.
More assorted trivia is here, including Nul Points all-time country rankings, our semi-final form guide, a straightforward medal table, the very worst songs (as voted for by fans online), a look back at voting systems used over the years and also the language rules.
Nul Points created and maintained 2001-18 by John Thompson