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An Eighties pop singer, EastEnders cast members and Greenwich's Morris Men are all set to play their part in helping to kick off the town's fourth charity Pantomine Horse Race.
There's a smartly dressed East Ender in his 60s walking down the road, when from somewhere above comes the sound of a group of men attempting to sing to him: "Hey kids rock and roll... Rock on."
Because say "David Essex" and, due to the catchy sing-a-long lyrics of his memorable hits, many people will burst into song, be it I'm Going To Make You A Star or Hold Me Close.
He's well known as the man in EastEnders and a host of comedy series, but Ricky Grover is also a big name on the stand-up circuit.
This weekend he launches The Comedy Shuffle at Aspers Casino in Stratford and told The Wharf all about it.
Tony McCluskie, the brother of former Eastenders actress Gemma McCluskie, has been sentenced to 20 years in jail after being found guilty of her murder.
He had previously admitted manslaughter but a jury at the Old Bailey ruled he had intended to kill his sister.
Fact will collide with fiction when the Olympic Torch Relay visits Albert Square next year.
The home of BBC soap EastEnders will feature on the route taken by the Olympic flame, when it will be carried by the Billy Mitchell character through the streets of Walford on July 23.