HEAR MORE: Should Ireland boycott Eurovision next year?

A former Eurovision winner is calling for Ireland to boycott next year’s contest in Israel

Charlie McGettigan believes the Eurovision organisers should also make a statement by not having the Eurovision in Jerusalem next year.

His call comes after 60 people were shot dead during violence after the US moved its embassy to Jerusalem on Monday.

Charlie McGettigan joined Caroline Gauley on the Wider View programme and started by explaining why he feels a boycott is necessary: