United Kingdom in the Eurovision Song Contest 1968

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Eurovision Song Contest 1968
Country  United Kingdom
National selection
Selection process A Song For Europe
Selection date(s) 27 January 1968
Selected entrant Cliff Richard
Selected song "Congratulations"
Finals performance
Final result 2nd, 28 points
United Kingdom in the Eurovision Song Contest
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The United Kingdom held a national preselection to choose the song that would go to the Eurovision Song Contest 1968. It was held on 27 January 1968 and presented by Cilla Black.

Results[edit]

Artist Song Place Points*
Cliff Richard Wonderful World 3 19,990
Cliff Richard Do you Remember? 6 4,200
Cliff Richard High 'n' Dry 2 30,500
Cliff Richard The Sound of the Candyman's Trumpet 4 11,200
Cliff Richard Congratulations 1 171,300
Cliff Richard Little Rag Doll 5 10,400
The table is ordered by appearance.
*Points were only announced rounded up.

"Congratulations" won the national and went on to come 2nd in the contest.