The story of Ireland at the Eurovision

Ireland holds the record for winning the Eurovision Song Contest the most times. With 7 wins under the belt - the contest holds strong memories for people in Ireland.

From an 18 year old singer who went on to run for President to a kids TV turkey puppet singing a French titled song - there have been plenty of characters along the way!

Oisin O'Driscoll looks back at the story so far for Ireland at the contest. 

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