Tagged with: News

99 posts about News on this blog

  1. Inside Soap Awards 2011

    Tuesday 12 July 2011, 13:39

    Guest Insider Guest Insider

    That's right, the nominees for this year's Inside Soap Awards have now been announced and EastEnders are up for a total of 11 Awards!

    Read more about Inside Soap Awards 2011

  2. TV Choice Awards - voting has ended

    Saturday 9 July 2011, 01:01

    Guest Insider Guest Insider

    Please note that the deadline for voting has now closed.

    The shortlists for the TV Choice Awards have finally been announced.

    EastEnders are not only up for Best Soap, but are also nominated in four other categories:

    • Shane Richie (Alfie Moon) is up for Best Soap Actor.
    • It's been quite the year...

    Read more about TV Choice Awards - voting has ended

  3. Pat Evans to leave EastEnders

    Friday 8 July 2011, 01:01

    Guest Insider Guest Insider

    Later this year, EastEnders' much treasured leading lady Pam St Clement will hang up those uniquely crafted earrings for the final time when she waves a fond farewell to iconic matriarch Pat Evans.

    Pam has certainly not been shy of a few dramatic storylines during her time on Albert Square. From...

    Read more about Pat Evans to leave EastEnders

  4. George Layton heads to Albert Square

    Sunday 12 June 2011, 11:00

    Guest Insider Guest Insider

    The drama isn't quite over for Janine as an unexpected guest turns up at Lydia's funeral.

    Lydia's estranged son, Norman, is back and with the matter of a will to contest soon decides to stick around.

    It isn't long before his past affections for a familiar face, Pat Evans, resurface. But will it be...

    Read more about George Layton heads to Albert Square

  5. Mandy Salter is back!

    Thursday 9 June 2011, 01:00

    Guest Insider Guest Insider

    This autumn will see a certain blast from the past returning to EastEnders as Nicola Stapleton returns to play Mandy Salter.

    Back when Mandy was in the Square, Phil would cheat on his partner, Ian was a slippery businessman and Pat wore some crazy earrings.

    Ahh how times have changed! But will...

    Read more about Mandy Salter is back!

  6. Billy and Julie have a granddaughter?!

    Tuesday 7 June 2011, 11:00

    Guest Insider Guest Insider

    Billy and Julie get quite a shock this summer when they discover they have a granddaughter!

    Sharp, cocky yet loveable Lola Pearce, 15, is living in care when Billy and Julie finally track her down. Lola has been deserted by everyone in her life, a feeling that her grandparents know only too well. With...

    Read more about Billy and Julie have a granddaughter?!

  7. David Essex talks Eddie Moon

    Thursday 2 June 2011, 11:10

    Guest Insider Guest Insider

    Charming newbie Eddie Moon hasn't been on the square five minutes and already he's had his first run in with eldest son Michael, but this isn't the first time David Essex has been asked to star in EastEnders.

    Back when Honey was still on the scene, producers approached him to play the role of her dad...

    Read more about David Essex talks Eddie Moon

  8. "A community award for the Vic?!"

    Wednesday 1 June 2011, 18:07

    Lou Lou

    Oooh, I say... the Queen Vic has won a Community Spirit award. Was that for it's high-strength Brigadoon?!

    The residents of Albert Square are not a shy bunch and some have recently starred in a film to share their opinions and thoughts on the ever-so-friendly 'community'.

    Max, Christian, Dot, Fatboy...

    Read more about "A community award for the Vic?!"

  9. Eddie Moon comes to Albert Square

    Friday 27 May 2011, 16:51

    Matt Humphreys Matt Humphreys Editorial Lead

    Be the first to see the Eddie Moon TV trail... coming to your telly very soon!

    It looks like Michael isn't quite ready to welcome his dad to Walford with open arms...

    In order to see this content you need to have both Javascript enabled and Flash installed. Visit BBC Webwise for full instructions. If you're reading via RSS, you'll need to visit the blog to access this content.

    If you're excited about Eddie Moon's arrival... share the love on Facebook and Twitter through the icons above.

    Read more about Eddie Moon comes to Albert Square

  10. Dot cottons on to her sister

    Friday 27 May 2011, 07:00

    Lou Lou

    Oooh I say... Dot Branning tracks down her estranged sister, Rose, this Summer after years apart. Who'd have thought it?

    Dot hasn't spoken to Rose since she found out about her affair - with Charlie Cotton - her own husband! *Raises eyebrow*.

    It's funny what a bout of hypochondria can do though, as Dot...

    Read more about Dot cottons on to her sister

  11. EastEnders wins BAFTA

    Monday 23 May 2011, 09:48

    Matt Humphreys Matt Humphreys Editorial Lead

    If you missed the BAFTAs, catch up on all winners at BBC News.

And if you're after more awards news...

Read more about EastEnders wins BAFTA

  • Preview: June Brown on Dot's struggle

    Thursday 19 May 2011, 18:20

    Lou Lou

    It's been an uphill struggle and an emotional journey for both Dot and Jim Branning since the former boxer suffered a stroke in 2007.

    Poor 'ol Dot has been running around the Square trying to juggle her day job in the Laundrette, along with looking after Jim and, lastly, herself. I'm tired just thinking...

    Read more about Preview: June Brown on Dot's struggle

  • Who gets your TV Choice award?

    Tuesday 17 May 2011, 10:00

    Lou Lou

    Just when you started to dip after the excitement of the British Soap Awards... along comes the TV Choice Awards to rescue you from your lacklustre lull. Hooray!

    EastEnders are not only up for the Best Soap gong, but are also nominated in four other categories.

    These awards are really important too...

    Read more about Who gets your TV Choice award?

  • EastEnders crowned Best Soap at British Soap Awards

    Sunday 15 May 2011, 01:01

    Lou Lou

    Woop Woop! After a fantastic year, EastEnders came up trumps to win Best Soap at the annual British Soap Awards 2011 in Manchester on Saturday night.

    As well as winning the ultimate glory a second year on the trot at the prestigious soap oscars, your favourite soap has clinched another trio of shiny...

    Read more about EastEnders crowned Best Soap at British Soap Awards

  • Charlie Brooks on the Soap Awards night

    Thursday 12 May 2011, 15:00

    Lou Lou

    Janine Malloy may be a manipulative madam who would rather spend her evening throwing evil stares and making catty comments to other bar locals, but that's way off the agenda for actress Charlie Brooks.

    We had a brief, girly chat to the Villain of the Year nominee in this year's British Soap Awards...

    Read more about Charlie Brooks on the Soap Awards night

  • Two new Moons to shine on Albert Square

    Tuesday 10 May 2011, 01:01

    Matt Humphreys Matt Humphreys Editorial Lead

    With David Essex set to join the cast as Eddie Moon, it won't be long before he's joined by his two on-screen sons, Anthony and Tyler.

    Youngest son Tyler Moon, played by Tony Discipline, arrives in Albert Square looking for his dad with older brother Anthony Moon (Matt Lapinskas) also stepping onto...

    Read more about Two new Moons to shine on Albert Square

  • E20 wins Webby award

    Tuesday 3 May 2011, 18:25

    Rob F Rob F EastEnders Blog Team

    We're thrilled to announce that EastEnders: E20 has won a prestigious award! The online drama, which premiered on the EastEnders website in January 2010, has triumphed at the 15th Annual Webby Awards, seeing off stiff competition to take the top spot in the Drama section of the Online Film & Video...

    Read more about E20 wins Webby award

  • British Soap Awards update

    Tuesday 3 May 2011, 15:34

    Matt Humphreys Matt Humphreys Editorial Lead

    The deadline has now closed. Please do not place any votes!

    The big date is getting closer and closer now. On Saturday 14 May, the stars will stroll down the red carpet for the British Soap Awards.

    A selection of the awards, including Best Soap, Actress and Actor are open for you to vote - and there...

    Read more about British Soap Awards update

  • Charlie G Hawkins on leaving EastEnders

    Sunday 1 May 2011, 07:00

    Matt Humphreys Matt Humphreys Editorial Lead

    After eight years playing the role of Darren Miller, we can reveal that Charlie G Hawkins has decided to leave the show later this year.

    Speaking about his decision to leave, Charlie said; "I've enjoyed my time at EastEnders immensely, it's been a terrific chapter in my life and I've loved every minute...

    Read more about Charlie G Hawkins on leaving EastEnders

  • The British Soap Awards 2011 shortlist!

    Monday 18 April 2011, 10:00

    Lou Lou

    The deadline has now closed. Please do not place any more votes.

    As the days rumble onwards and we blearily pick out our daily outfits and go about our routines, we cannot forget that the glitzy, glam and gongtastic British Soap Awards is creeping up on us! YIKES!

    You've been voting for your favourite...

    Read more about The British Soap Awards 2011 shortlist!

  • About this Blog

    Get the latest news, spoilers, video exclusives and more... fresh from Albert Square.

    Blog Updates

    Stay updated with the latest posts from the blog.

    Subscribe using:

    What are feeds?

    EastEnders on Facebook

    Like BBC EastEnders on Facebook

    EastEnders on Twitter

    Follow us on Twitter @bbceastenders

    Who's Who?

    Family Tree promo Get to the bottom of family groups in Walford Families. Plus play games and quizzes...

    Backstage

    On set with... Khali Best Watch clips, behind the scene exclusives and video interviews. You'll regret it if you don't...