Max Branning’s secret rips the Branning family apart!

EastEnders spoilers - Max Branning Christmas
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Max Branning’s nightmare Christmas to remember continues to unfold with even more shock events for the Branning family and beyond…

Christmas Day continues in the Square… The full horror of everything that has happened continues to unfold. It’s clear that life for the Brannings will never be the same again. But it’s not just the Branning family that have been ripped apart, as Max’s actions have far reaching consequences….

Rachel Lucas
Forward Planning Deputy Manager

Rachel is a soaps and TV writer for, soaps podcaster and resident soap expert for UK TV listings magazines What's On TV and TV Times. After graduating with an art and design degree from Birmingham City University, she found her true calling in all things soap and has been writing about them for magazines and websites for over 20 years. A self-confessed soap addict, she's always had a great love of all the UK and Aussie soaps and owns everything from a Neighbours 1990 Annual to a DVD box set of classic Corrie episodes to prove it.