According to EastEnders casting news, Annette Badland confirmed she was leaving the BBC1 soap back in September 2016 and her final scenes are set to air in January 2017. Badland began her stint as Aunt Babe back in 2013.
Interestingly, Aunt Babe’s final scenes coincide with a big disaster that soap insiders have been teasing. Word on the internet is that the “big disaster” will be a bus crash in Albert Square. And, it looks like Annette Badland will meet her maker during said bus crash.
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