Eurovision draws a crowd at the Big Screen

Around 100 people enjoyed a live broadcast of the Eurovision Song Contest at the Big Screen in Festival Square on Saturday evening.

Alongside fans of the UK entry sung by Englebert Humperdinck, supporters of Russia, France, Greece and Lithuania gathered in the sunshine to watch the show. 

Enjoying Eurovision at the Big Screen in Festival Square  The Big Screen in Festival Square is hosting a wide range of sporting and cultural events over the next few months as Scotland's only Olympic Live Site.

 Wednesday evening will see the Square transformed into a venue for live opera ahead of a screening of Falstaff direct from the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden.

Next weekend, Diamond Jubilee events from London will be broadcast, with seating provided for people to enjoy the BBC's Queen's Diamond Jubilee Concert from Buckingham Palace on the evening of Monday 4 June.

Regular updates of forthcoming events at the Big Screen are posted on this news blog.

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