Austria's Conchita Wurst wins the Eurovision song contest

Austria's Conchita Wurst has won the Eurovision song contest, winning the prize for the first time since 1966. Britain's hopeful Molly Smitten-Downes came 17th.

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Eurovision winner dedicates win to a 'future of peace'

Eurovision winner and Austrian bearded drag queen Conchita Wurst accepted her trophy saying it was "dedicated to everyone who believes in a future of peace and freedom."

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