Ireland’s 1971 Eurovision singer, Angella Farrell, finished 11th of 18 in the contest staged in Dublin’s Gaiety theatre. Scanned from New Spotlight, March 1971: Photos not credited by probably Roy Esmonde or Mark Nolan 1971 / 70s / Magazines / Music - Mainstream / New Spotlight Tags: eurovision share You Might Also Like Dublin’s Heat 11- 1978 with U2, Boy Scouts & more May 16, 2011 1974 Full Page Advert for Wicker Chair May 8, 2013 Dublin Skinheads 1970 + Ballina Boot Boys 1975! April 16, 2012 This Post Has One Comment jaykay 2 Jun 2012 And blimey, weren’t we glad she didn’t win! Would have bankrupted the country. They made sure it wouldn’t happen again either in 1972 with that piece of crap “Ceol an Gra”. We had to learn it at school: “Eistigi, eistigi, cloisim aris e, ceol an ghra… Bad at the time, still bad. We had to wait until 1980 for the “glory” of European success. Which we were desperate to win. But it’s not a bit like that these days… ummm, wait… Comments are closed.