The Crown’s Claire Foy and Matt Smith – plus a great Netflix gift subscription for all readers inside this week’s Radio Times

Find out more about the royal period drama, and claim your one-month gift subscription to Netflix, inside the latest issue of Radio Times


New period drama The Crown, starring Claire Foy and Matt Smith, launches this Friday 4th November on Netflix – and you can watch it on Radio Times thanks to a special gift offer with this week’s issue.


It’s easy to claim – no payment required, no card details taken, and it works if you’re an existing Netflix subscriber too.

With your gift subscription you can watch all ten episodes of The Crown from Friday, and far more besides – from British favourites like Sherlock and Call the Midwife to critically acclaimed Netflix originals like House of Cards and Narcos.

To claim your Netflix gift subscription, just buy the new issue of Radio Times magazine, on sale from Tuesday and follow the simple instructions inside. 

Starring Claire Foy as Queen Elizabeth II and Matt Smith as Prince Philip, The Crown takes us through the royal couple’s early years, and Elizabeth’s accession to the throne – and this week’s Radio Times has the full story, with interviews with Foy, Smith and creator Peter Morgan.