Lucy Worsley, Laverne Cox, Amy Poehler and Melvyn Bragg in this week’s Radio Times

Plus, Coronation Street's Kate Ford, Jordan Speith's chances at St Andrews, a glimpse of 16th century London and the animal world's weirdest parents...

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This week’s issue is jam-packed full of articles, features and all your television info!

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– Lucy Worsley celebrates 100 years of the Women’s Institute

– For the first time, lord of the arts Melvyn Bragg is the subject of a new documentary – what will he reveal?

– Transgender actress Laverne Cox is creating headlines – but don’t dare call her a role model… 

– Amy Poehler chats to us about her life, comedy, and what is was like to make people laugh after 9/11

– From the slow loris to the California mouse, meet the weirdest parents in the animal world

– Pluto has been glimpsed up close for the first time. Chris Lintott tells us what we might see…

– Jordan Speith has already won the Masters and the US Open this year – can he win St Andrews? 

– Triumph! Alison Graham celebrates how viewers do have power over what they watch after the BBC takes Wimbledon 2Day back to basics

– Stand up for the BBC, says Joan Bakewell, who urges the over-75s to continue paying the licence fee if they can 

– Kate Ford reveals her most embarrassing moment on Coronation Street

– Secret London: the skeletons that are giving scientists a glimpse of how we lived – and died – in the 16th century 

– Meet the talented Dr Rennie, a neuroradiologist working at Great Ormond Street Hospital in an extraordinarily stressful specialism 

… and much, much more! All in this week’s edition of Radio Times 

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