Stars sign up to The Samsons

Its been ‘nicknamed’ The Samsons as old soap Crossroads undergoes not quite a revamp, but a recamp, as bosses aim the saga towards a ‘gay’ audience. New names to the cast include Jane Asher and Daniella Westbrook.

Motel revamp for ITV Saga

Crossroads motel is shutting its doors at the end of the month until December. Producers are promising a huge revamp of the ITV soap to give it a more Dallas-style feel.