'EastEnders' star Preeya Kalidas has said that she found filming her recent scenes "emotional".

Speaking to BBC News, the actress, who plays Amira Masood, said: "It was really emotional and really quite traumatic and really hard for us when we were doing it."

Speaking about the conclusion to the love triangle storyline between Amira, Christian and Syed, she said: "I think the audience is ready now to see some sort of conclusion to a story that's been bubbling for a bit."

She also praised her co-star John Partridge, who plays Christian, saying: "John is brilliant and it's been fantastic building up to this moment, and we've had lots of emotion along the way."