Patsy Palmer pregnant with fourth child

Patsy Palmer is to become a mum again.

The soap star and husband Richard Merkell are expecting their third child.

‘We can confirm that Patsy is pregnant and she is delighted,’ says a BBC spokeswoman.

Patsy and Richard are already parents to Fenton, 9, and Emilia, 8.

She is also mum to Charley, 18, from a previous relationship.

Patsy, 38, plays Bianca Jackson in EastEnders.

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