Sweden win the Eurovision Song Contest

28-year-old singer Loreen has won the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest for Sweden with her song Euphoria.

She amassed a total of 372 points to secure Sweden's fifth Eurovision Song Contest win overall.

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UK Eurovision disappointment

The UK's hopes of breaking its Eurovision curse came crashing down when veteran crooner Engelbert Humperdinck scraped into last-but-one place in this year's contest.