United Kingdom in the Eurovision Song Contest 1964

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Eurovision Song Contest 1964
Country  United Kingdom
National selection
Selection process A Song For Europe
Selection date(s) 7 February 1964
Selected entrant Matt Monro
Selected song "I Love the Little Things"
Selected songwriter(s)
Finals performance
Final result 2nd, 17 points
United Kingdom in the Eurovision Song Contest
◄1963 1964 1965►

The United Kingdom held a national selection to choose the song that would go to the Eurovision Song Contest 1964. It was held on 7 February 1964 and presented by David Jacobs.

Matt Monro was chosen to sing the entry and people voted "I Love the Little Things" for him to sing, it won the national and went on to come 2nd in the contest.

At the Eurovision the BBC TV commentary was provided by David Jacobs, whilst Ian Fenner provided radio commentary for British Forces Radio. Desmond Carrington served as spokesperson for the UK jury.

Results[edit]

Artist Song Place Points
Matt Monro Choose 4 16
Matt Monro It's Funny How You Know 6 11
Matt Monro I Love The Little Things 1 87
Matt Monro I've Got The Moon On My Side 2 43
Matt Monro Ten Out Of Ten 5 15
Matt Monro Beautiful, Beautiful 3 20
The table is ordered by appearance.

"I Love the Little Things" won the national and went on to come 2nd in the contest.