Christer Björkman the producer of the 2016 contest said he would never have chosen the veteran broadcaster
Pertti Kurikan Nimipaivat won’t make final after entering with shortest song in competition’s history
Singer won competition in Copenhagen with song called 'Rise Like A Phoenix'
The act has been chosen in conjunction with BBC Introducing...
UK's entrant Bonnie Tyler came 19th with 23 points
Veteran broadcaster Wogan is stepping down after three decades as commentator
Broadcaster says he's had enough
Plus BBC commentator Sir Terry Wogan says he may quit over voting tactics
Puppet knocked out in the semi-finals
French star will compete with Dustin the Irish turkey puppet
Former winner is not too keen on the singing puppet
Heated row leads to a country pulling out