over the current baby swap plot
A fellow cast member claimed EastEnders chiefs had offered Womack more money and more uplifting plots to try to persuade her to stay on.
However, the actress is thought to have told bosses she is 'a mother first and an actress second' before announcing she will be leaving the show in May.
A source told The Sun: 'The last couple of months at work have been awful for Sam. The first time she read the script, she thought it was wrong and pushed boundaries too far. It was such a sensitive issue, she knew it would cause a huge backlash.
do you agree with the complainers that this sort of story, should not be shown on a soap?