ITV the broadcaster who took part in Junior Eurovision for the United Kingdom from 2003-2005 will not return to the contest. ITV confirmed the news to us this afternoon.
The United Kingdom was one of 16 countries to take part in the first contest in 2003, where Tim Morley came in 3rd. In 2004 in Lillehammer Corry Spedding finished in 2nd place, 31 points behind the winners Spain. But in 2005 the UK came 14th out of 16 countries scoring just 28 points.