United Kingdom in the Eurovision Song Contest 1972

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Eurovision Song Contest 1972
Country  United Kingdom
National selection
Selection process A Song For Europe
Selection date(s) 12 February 1972
Selected entrant The New Seekers
Selected song "Beg, Steal or Borrow"
Finals performance
Final result 2nd, 114 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 1972. It was held on 12 February 1972 and presented by Cliff Richard.


Artist Song Place Points
The New Seekers Out On The Edge Of Beyond 3 14,645
The New Seekers Sing Out 5 7,412
The New Seekers Why Can't We All Get Together 4 11,337
The New Seekers One By One 2 27,314
The New Seekers Songs Of Praise 6 3,842
The New Seekers Beg, Steal Or Borrow 1 62,584
The table is ordered by appearance.

"Beg, Steal Or Borrow" won the national and went on to come 2nd in the contest.