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2014...A busy start to the new season!

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Trips to London, Stockholm and Oslo - all within the space of 10 days!  Such is the life of an intrepid (some might say daft!) Eurovision follower, and that's exactly how my 2014 season began at the end of February...

When the BBC issued an invitation to the members of OGAE UK, the British arm of the worldwide Eurofannie Club, to a Top Secret West End location in London for a Top Secret recording of a Top Secret, Unnamed Project we all knew fine well that this was going to be the launch of the UK's Eurovision song for Copenhagen and so, on a very cold and decidedly wet Sunday afternoon some four to five hundred expectant fans queued in the rain to see what the BBC had in store for us this year.

Only the first 400 of us actually got into the swanky nightclub venue (it was actually an old church with a few fairy lights thrown up, but I digress) whilst the others were cast back out into the wilds and told to go forth and multiply...

So it turns out Auntie Beeb are taking things a…