Your Weekly European Roundup

Welcome back from your long weekend ““ just in time for a new European Roundup! Germany is currently finding its way out of the nuclear power era, cucumbers are experiencing a crisis on the European market and Berlusconi is in (serious) trouble.

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Your Weekly European Roundup

This week, more often than not, I was incredibly angry with what is going on in the world. Denmark wants to put border controls back up ““ oh, and they also want to cherry-pick immigrants and an opposition leader and his wife were sentenced by court in Belarus. Luckily, things like a beard world championship and the Eurovision Song Contest could make me smile a little.

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Live blogging the Eurovision Song contest

Good evening! Bon soir! Guten Abend! Welcome to the Persephone ESC Live Blog. I have my red wine and big night is about to begin! If you don’t have a TV or if the ESC is not shown in your country, you can join me at the live stream here: http://www.eurovision.tv/esctv.

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ESC Countdown: Ukraine and the United Kingdom

Welcome to the Persephone ESC Countdown! Well, this is the last countdown post. We’ve reached Ukraine and the UK. And tonight was the second semi-final. Excited to know, who’ll be in the final on Saturday?

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