Engelbert Humperdinck

Scottish Ballet's Hansel and Gretel - What a Sweet Treat

Bill Coles | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Bill Coles

Hansel and Gretel is the latest gig from Scottish Ballet, and it is just wonderful. Charming. What a treat... There has been some slight monkeying with the original Grimm fairytale, so instead of a wicked step-mother, we now have a beautiful school mistress who lures her entire class away with sweeties.

Bonnie Turned Down Eurovision Before - Holding Out For Malmo?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Bonnie Tyler, this year's entrant for the Eurovision Song Contest, has revealed that she turned down the BBC's offer sing for the UK - three decades a...

We Need to Talk About Eurovision - Why the UK Has Again Missed the Point

Matt Clough | Posted 08.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Matt Clough

Spike Milligan, Monty Python, even The Beatles are bastions of absurdity and surrealism the world over, so why do we insist on putting our dullest, most mundane foot forward for the one night of the year when these traits are held above all others?

Humperdinck Offered £2 Million For EH1 Numberplate....

PA | Posted 07.10.2012 | UK

Music veteran Engelbert Humperdinck is trying to trace a rich mystery man who offered to buy his personalised car number plate - for £2m. The Rele...

'King Of Romance Humperdinck To Perform At Dalai Lama Love Concert

PA | Posted 09.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

Music veteran and Eurovision legend Engelbert Humperdinck has been chosen to perform for Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama. The 76-year-old h...

'Eurovision Failure? Blatant Racism'

PA | Posted 03.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Andrew Lloyd Webber has blamed the UK's poor record at the Eurovision Song Contest on racism. The star, 64, spoke out after a string of disappointm...

Eurovision: It's a Song Contest, Right?

Kaushik Ray | Posted 28.07.2012 | UK Entertainment
Kaushik Ray

Eurovision - political? It's time to change the record. Preferably to one written by a Swede.

Eurovision: The Heavily Strobing Highlights

Paddy Duffy | Posted 26.07.2012 | UK Entertainment
Paddy Duffy

Generally in Eurovision, countries are faced with a stark choice: do they send the best-looking women they can find, or the biggest nutters they can find? This year seemed to take a swing to the former, although the nutter side was still well-manned

Caroline Frost

Eurovision: Engelbert Humperdinck Fails To Fire, Sweden Euphoric

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 28.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

It was always going to be difficult, from the moment that Engelbert Humperdinck's position in the draw meant he had to sing first of 26 acts. From the...

WATCH: If Engelbert Humperdinck's Autocue Fails

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.05.2012 | UK Comedy

Engelbert Humperdinck's song Love Will Set You Free may stand a better chance of winning this year's Eurovision than any of this lot - but what if dis...

PHOTOS: The 26 Eurovision Finalists - Who's Got Your Vote?

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 25.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

The 26 acts competing in Eurovision 2012 have been confirmed after Thursday night's second live semi-final. The eclectic bunch of performers will t...

Eurovision 2012 Previews: Norway, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom

Will Adams | Posted 24.07.2012 | UK Entertainment
Will Adams

The grand final of Eurovision 2012 takes place in Baku, Azerbaijan on Saturday, 26 May. As contestants slip into their tightest pants and warm up their wind machines, I'm previewing this year's hottest acts to help you decide who deserves your televote.

TV Pick: Pick Up Your Phones For 'Eurovision'

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 24.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Eurovision Semi-Final 2 - BBC3, 8pm Tonight's a big night in the Eurovision Song Contest , as us Brits are allowed to vote! In the first semi-final w...

WATCH: The UK's 10 Worst Eurovision Song Contest Entries

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 25.05.2012 | UK Comedy

We can blame 'political maneuvering' all we like, but the fact remains: we haven't been performing all that well in the ol' Eurovision Song Contest of...

Pensioner, 70, Wants To Pop Her Cherry

Barcroft Media | Sara C Nelson | Posted 11.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Source: Barcroft Media A raunchy cabaret star is hoping to finally lose her virginity – at the grand old age of 70. Pensioner Pam Shaw, who h...

Caroline Frost

FIRST LISTEN: Is This A Eurovision Winner?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 19.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Engelbert Humperdinck's song for this year's Eurovision Song Contest has been unveiled, and it's a syrupy ballad entitled Love Will Set You Free. ...

WATCH: Russia Picks The 'Buranovo Grannies' As Their Eurovision 2012 Representatives

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 09.03.2012 | UK Comedy

On May 26, the Eurovision Song Contest will be beamed around the continent, with 75-year-old crooner Engelbert Humperdinck representing Britain. As...

PHOTO: Berty Got The Blues?

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 08.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

Engelbert Humperdinck, the housewives' favourite who will represent the UK at the Eurovision Song Contest 2012, has fallen victim to a curse usually r...

Will Engelbert Meet His Waterloo?

The Huffington Post UK with WENN | Caroline Frost | Posted 01.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Engelbert Humperdinck will represent the UK at the Eurovision Song Contest 2012. The 75-year-old housewives' favourite will perform at the show in ...