After the confirmation that United Kingdom will participate at Junior Eurovision released more details regarding the selection process. For the second year in a row the BBC is internally selecting singer and song for the competition. The selection is headed by BBC Studios Entertainment and Music with CBBC supporting.
Patricia Hidalgo who is Director BBC Children’s and Education commented:
“Following on from the fabulous spectacle of the Eurovision Song Contest earlier this year in Liverpool, we are so proud to once again bring Junior Eurovision to the BBC and to give children and their families the opportunity to enjoy this incredible show together.”
Junior Eurovision 2023 will be broadcasted on CBBC and BBC IPlayer, with futher details to be annouced in the coming months.
Freya Skye represented United Kingdom at the Junior Eurovision 2022 with the song ‘‘Lose My Head”. She finished 5th place with 146 points.
Junior Eurovision 2023 will take place in Nice, France on 26th November 2023.