New details have been revealed of Sharon Watts' (Letitia Dean) return to EastEnders next month, with fans promised "seven explosive episodes in one week".

Warning: major spoiler alert!

Sharon returns to Albert Square in her wedding dress to seek the help of old flame Phil Mitchell (Steve McFadden), but her arrival coincides with Shirley Carter (Linda Henry) discovering the truth about who killed Heather Trott.

The seven episodes will be aired in the week beginning August 13.

The soap's Executive Producer, Lorraine Newman, said: "An exciting week packed full of dramatic twists and turns lies ahead for the audience and the justice they have been desperately waiting for has finally arrived."

BBC One Controller Danny Cohen said: "Following the Olympics on BBC One, viewers can look forward to more TV gold on the channel as EastEnders returns home for seven explosive episodes in one week and Sharon's dramatic return to the square. Not to be missed."