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The Voice of Ireland returned last night... and here's what Ireland thought of Rachel Stevens

Meanwhile, the actual Rachel Stevens was in Tesco.

WE BEGAN the programme with two new judges: Rachel Stevens from S Club 7 and Una Foden from The Saturdays.

They joined show perennials Bressie and Kian Egan, aka The Lads.

Before it got started, there were already a few choice observations about the fate of previous winners

Although let’s not forget that second-place finisher Kelly McDonagh Mongan got her own reality show.

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Rachel Stevens got a lot of love from the off


Although it DID include this

Incidentally, thanks to the illusion of television our Rachel was actually in Newport, Wales having a bit of Sunday lunch…

… and going to Tesco.

How about the rest of the judges? Well, Una’s fans were in action

Although not everyone was impressed by Una and Rachel’s charisma.

While between the male staffers, the banter got frankly a bit out of control.

Really, Eoghan McDermott? Really?

If it’s like this in episode one, there’ll be fisticuffs by the battle stage.

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Michael Freeman

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