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Why does the UK still take part in Eurovision?

It’s a question which I ask myself every year that the Eurovision song contest graces our screens, courtesy of the BBC. Every year it was on since I was about 8 or 9 my dad and I always watched it (Because the actual contest always falls on Saturday) and we will probably both end up watching it this year to. But we’d both admit that we watch it for a laugh, because I don’t think anyone in UK takes it seriously any more, and with good reason. Eurovision is no longer about talent, it’s simply political and cheesy.