Aunty flirting and chatting easily

The following is a list of characters that first appeared in the BBC soap opera East Enders in 2008, by order of first appearance.All characters were introduced by executive producer Diederick Santer.Whitney Dean (Shona Mc Garty) asks for her stall back, and they get chatting.He moans about his life as he gets abused by stallholders regularly, and his wife has left him so he rarely sees his two children.

Lister gets up to leave but falls onto Whitney, so Janine Butcher (Charlie Brooks) threatens him and calls him a pervert.He calls the police, resulting in Bianca's arrest and imprisonment.It later emerges that he has taken out a restraining order against Bianca, meaning that she cannot go to the market or Bridge Street.In March 2011, Lister offers Fatboy a month's trial on his own stall after Fatboy and Mo Harris (Laila Morse) argue over it.In April 2011, he complains to Billy that his stall is in the wrong position, but Billy says nobody cares.November saw the only birth of the year, Amy Mitchell, the child of Roxy Mitchell and Jack Branning.The final introduction of the year was Dotty, Nick Cotton's daughter.In May, Denise Fox (Diane Parish) asks Lister to get involved with Patrick Trueman (Rudolph Walker) but Lister says he has no say over the shop, which Patrick owns.In June, Whitney and Lauren Branning (Jacqueline Jossa) ask Lister for a stall, but he is reluctant as Whitney lost a stall for not paying her rent.In May 2010, Syed Masood (Marc Elliott) asks Lister if he can start a market stall, and Lister suggests a mobile phone stall, whilst having a drink with Syed, Roxy Mitchell (Rita Simons) refuses to serve Syed, Lister interprets this as racism.In October 2010, Kat Moon (Jessie Wallace) squirts water at him, so he orders Stacey to discipline or sack Kat, but Stacey refuses and squirts him as well, so he revokes Stacey's market traders' licence.