Broadcasting News

Charlie Brooks, Neil Morrissey to appear in CBBC’s The Dumping Ground

CBBC has announced a line-up of guest stars who will appear in the third series of The Dumping Ground. The BAFTA-honoured series is set in Jacqueline Wilson’s fictional children’s home and is the sequel to The Story of Tracy Beaker and Tracy Beaker Returns. Production is currently underway on the new series

Soap News

EastEnders affair for Phil Mitchell and Shirley Carter

EastEnders hardman Phil Mitchell (Steve McFadden) is to embark on a torrid affair with his ex-girlfriend Shirley Carter (Linda Henry) as part of an on-going storyline in the BBC serial. According to the Daily Star, Phil finally succumbs to his feelings for Shirley and the pair arrange secret sex sessions around Albert Square,