Two of The Voice UK’s coaches, Tom Jones and will.i.am, have taken time out from helping contestants with vocal exercises this week to tell us about their careers, lives and the next stage of the popular BBC talent show in the new four-cover collectors’ edition of Radio Times. There’s also a chance to meet the competitors who’ll make up Team Jessie, Team Danny, Team Tom and Team Will and read the coaches’ thoughts on their final fives ahead of the Live Shows, which start on Saturday.
Also in this week’s magazine, the Queen’s cousin, Lady Elizabeth Anson, shares her thoughts about the magic that Kate Middleton has brought to the royal family in the year following her marriage to Prince William.
Historian Lucy Worsley’s on hand to explain how to sex up the past for television, Strictly judge Craig Revel Horwood opens up about becoming a classical conductor, the Hairy Bikers share a recipe for hazelnut and chocolate Vacherin, and we kick-start the debate about whether it’s better to cull or coddle urban foxes.
Plus don’t miss Eddie Mair’s inside tip on the next BBC director-general and our head-scratching Only Connect puzzle, all in this week’s Radio Times – on sale from Tuesday 24 April, priced £1.40.