Dare to Dream

It’s just under a week to go to one of our favourite times of the year. And no it’s not Christmas! The Eurovision Song Contest gets under way in Tel Aviv, Israel on Tuesday with the first of the semi finals. Our founder of LGBT+ Hinckley is a mega fan of Eurovision and this year will see israel hosting for the third time, since they won in both 1977, 1998 & 2018.

Did you know that it was Israel in 1998 with the song Diva performed by Dana International was the first winner of Eurovision who was Transgender. Eurovision will be on our TV screens on Tuesday 14th & Thursday 16th May on BBC Four from 8pm for the Semi finals. With the Grand final being on BBC one from 7pm on Saturday 18th May.