News for tag: 1963
At the end of this month, the BBC will close the doors of its TV Centre for the last time, marking the end of more than 50 years of television production in the west London studios. Today, we look back at a time when no less than three of its studios were pressed into production to stage the 1963 Eurovision Song Contest. It turned out to be quite a memorable contest.
In the second of a series of articles we take a look at the winners from the 1960s and what happened to them, including the rather special situation in 1969 when four (yes, four!) countries won.