EastEnders

‘Dot Cotton was a working-class icon to aspire to’
June Brown as Dot Cotton from EastEnders
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‘Dot Cotton was a working-class icon to aspire to’

Your digest of analysis from the British and international press
5 Apr 2022
EastEnders’ Pat Butcher admits to using cannabis every day
Pat Butcher Pam St Clement
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EastEnders’ Pat Butcher admits to using cannabis every day

Soap star says: ‘I didn’t realise cannabis was such a complex plant with these properties which you can get medical help from’
5 Dec 2017
Sian Blake: Boyfriend admits killing actress and 2 children
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Sian Blake: Boyfriend admits killing actress and 2 children

Arthur Simpson-Kent confesses to murdering former EastEnders star and their young boys
10 Jun 2016
Watch out EastEnders, the hipsters are coming
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Watch out EastEnders, the hipsters are coming

Call for BBC soap opera to drag itself out of '1980s timewarp' and reflect contemporary London
28 Jan 2014
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