Jedward dazzle Eurovision in silver and gold suits

Jedward of Ireland perform their song "Waterline"
Jedward of Ireland perform their song "Waterline" Credit: Reuters
Their energetic performance impressed the audience
Their energetic performance impressed the audience Credit: Reuters
The pair were appealing for support via Twitter before they went on stage
The pair were appealing for support via Twitter before they went on stage Credit: Reuters

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UK Eurovision disappointment

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