Two members of the EastEnders team have tested positive for coronavirus – but filming has not been disrupted.
The positive tests occurred in separate incidents and both staff members are self-isolating at home, the BBC said.
Cast and crew are adhering to social distancing guidelines, with the use of screens, body doubles and CGI to film intimate moments.
A spokeswoman for the BBC said: “We can confirm that two members of the EastEnders team have tested positive for coronavirus and they are now self-isolating at home following the latest Government guidelines.
“We have rigorous protocols in place to manage Covid-19 as the safety of all those involved in the production is paramount.”
It comes after filming on a Britain’s Got Talent Christmas
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