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The Carters prepare for Lee and Whitney’s big day

The Carters help Lee and Whitney to prepare for their fast-approaching wedding day, next week on EastEnders.

As her wedding is just days away, Whitney continues to work all hours to finish preparation for her big day.

WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 25/10/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - October-December 2016 - TX: 03/11/2016 - Episode: EastEnders October - December 2016 - 5379 (No. 5379) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 25th OCTOBER, 2016* ***FORTNIGHTLIES PLEASE DO NOT USE (SOAP LIFE AND ALL ABOUT SOAP) Whitney prepares for the wedding. Whitney Dean (SHONA MCGARTY), Johnny Carter (TED REILLY) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Jack Barnes
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The more she works, the more things keep going wrong for her. Linda tries to cheer Whitney up and tells her not to worry.

WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 25/10/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - October-December 2016 - TX: 03/11/2016 - Episode: EastEnders October - December 2016 - 5379 (No. 5379) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 25th OCTOBER, 2016* ***FORTNIGHTLIES PLEASE DO NOT USE (SOAP LIFE AND ALL ABOUT SOAP) Lee finds Whitney surrounded by flowers. Whitney Dean (SHONA MCGARTY), Lee Carter (DANNY-BOY HATCHARD) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Jack Barnes
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WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 25/10/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - October-December 2016 - TX: 03/11/2016 - Episode: EastEnders October - December 2016 - 5379 (No. 5379) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 25th OCTOBER, 2016* ***FORTNIGHTLIES PLEASE DO NOT USE (SOAP LIFE AND ALL ABOUT SOAP) Linda tell Whitney not to worry. Linda Carter (KELLIE BRIGHT), Whitney Dean (SHONA MCGARTY) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Jack Barnes
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Just as we think nothing else can go wrong, Johnny discovers that Lee’s been hiding something on the night before his wedding. Johnny grills Lee about the secret and insists that he tells Whitney the truth.

WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 25/10/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - October-December 2016 - TX: 03/11/2016 - Episode: EastEnders October - December 2016 - 5379 (No. 5379) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 25th OCTOBER, 2016* ***FORTNIGHTLIES PLEASE DO NOT USE (SOAP LIFE AND ALL ABOUT SOAP) Johnny grills Lee about his secret. Johnny Carter (TED REILLY), Lee Carter (DANNY-BOY HATCHARD) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Jack Barnes
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WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 25/10/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - October-December 2016 - TX: 03/11/2016 - Episode: EastEnders October - December 2016 - 5379 (No. 5379) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 25th OCTOBER, 2016* ***FORTNIGHTLIES PLEASE DO NOT USE (SOAP LIFE AND ALL ABOUT SOAP) Johnny grills Lee about his secret. Johnny Carter (TED REILLY), Lee Carter (DANNY-BOY HATCHARD) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Jack Barnes
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As Johnny persists that Lee speaks to Whitney, he gives in and goes to find her. Will Lee tell Whitney the truth?

WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 25/10/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - October-December 2016 - TX: 03/11/2016 - Episode: EastEnders October - December 2016 - 5379 (No. 5379) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 25th OCTOBER, 2016* ***FORTNIGHTLIES PLEASE DO NOT USE (SOAP LIFE AND ALL ABOUT SOAP) Johnny tells Lee to reveal the truth to Whitney - but will he? Lee Carter (DANNY-BOY HATCHARD), Whitney Dean (SHONA MCGARTY) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Jack Barnes
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WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 25/10/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - October-December 2016 - TX: 03/11/2016 - Episode: EastEnders October - December 2016 - 5379 (No. 5379) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 25th OCTOBER, 2016* ***FORTNIGHTLIES PLEASE DO NOT USE (SOAP LIFE AND ALL ABOUT SOAP) Johnny tells Lee to reveal the truth to Whitney - but will he? Johnny Carter (TED REILLY) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Jack Barnes
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WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 25/10/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - October-December 2016 - TX: 03/11/2016 - Episode: EastEnders October - December 2016 - 5379 (No. 5379) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 25th OCTOBER, 2016* ***FORTNIGHTLIES PLEASE DO NOT USE (SOAP LIFE AND ALL ABOUT SOAP) Johnny tells Lee to reveal the truth to Whitney - but will he? Johnny Carter (TED REILLY), Lee Carter (DANNY-BOY HATCHARD) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Jack Barnes
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The episode airing on 4th November sees Lee and Whitney finally celebrate their wedding day as Lee nervously exits the Queen Vic to cheers from his friends.

WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 25/10/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - October-December 2016 - TX: 04/11/2016 - Episode: EastEnders October - December 2016 - 5380 (No. 5380) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 25th OCTOBER, 2016* ***FORTNIGHTLIES PLEASE DO NOT USE (SOAP LIFE AND ALL ABOUT SOAP) Lee exits The Vic to rapturous cheers. Lee Carter (DANNY-BOY HATCHARD), Johnny Carter (TED REILLY) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy
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There’s also one final surprise for Whitney – her brother, Ryan, arrives early!

WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 25/10/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - October-December 2016 - TX: 04/11/2016 - Episode: EastEnders October - December 2016 - 5380 (No. 5380) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 25th OCTOBER, 2016* ***FORTNIGHTLIES PLEASE DO NOT USE (SOAP LIFE AND ALL ABOUT SOAP) Ryan arrives to surprise Whitney. Whitney Dean (SHONA MCGARTY), Ryan Malloy (NEIL MCDERMOTT), Belinda Peacock (CARLI NORRIS) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy
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WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 00:00:01 on 25/10/2016 - Programme Name: EastEnders - October-December 2016 - TX: 04/11/2016 - Episode: EastEnders October - December 2016 - 5380 (No. 5380) - Picture Shows: *STRICTLY NOT FOR PUBLICATION UNTIL 00:01HRS, TUESDAY 25th OCTOBER, 2016* ***FORTNIGHTLIES PLEASE DO NOT USE (SOAP LIFE AND ALL ABOUT SOAP) BTS with Whitney Dean. Whitney Dean (SHONA MCGARTY) - (C) BBC - Photographer: Guy Levy
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EastEnders airs these scenes all next week, on BBC One.

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