• EastEnders reveal new twist in Lucy Beale murder storyline

    EastEnders bosses have revealed that a new twist will take place in the Lucy Beale murder case. Fans of the soap discovered earlier this week that Lucy's half-brother Bobby Beale had accidentally killed her, but now producers are saying that the 11-year-old will be getting away with the crime. At the end of the show's live week, which was held to mark EastEnders' 30th anniversary, viewers saw Ian and Jane Beale protect the youngster by telling him Lucy had survived their fight but was later killed by someone else. The family's secret will now lead to an innocent man