Actor Terry Alderton, who plays Terry Spraggan in EastEnders, is set to leave the popular soap in July.

The 43-year-old star took to Twitter to confirm the news, posting: "So, I'm leaving EastEnders in July :@( unfortunately Patsy leaving has changed things in the story. It's very sad but it's been a great ride."

He added: "Terry Spraggan's not the killer! X......Or is he?... :@)"

Terry arrived on Albert Square in November to take on the role as Bianca Butcher’s boyfriend.