Lacey Turner 'is set to take a break from EastEnders'

Lacey Turner cut a casual figure during an outing on Sunday shortly after it was reported that she is set to take a lengthy break from EastEnders.

The soap star, 32, stepped out to run errands in the afternoon as she was seen carrying a shopping bag towards her car.

The actress opted for a laid back look, donning a black jumper along with a pair of blue jeans. 

Out and about: Lacey Turner, 32, cut a casual figure during an outing on Sunday shortly after it was reported that she is set to take a lengthy break from EastEnders

Out and about: Lacey Turner, 32, cut a casual figure during an outing on Sunday shortly after it was reported that she is set to take a lengthy break from EastEnders

Lacey, who recently returned to EastEnders after going on maternity leave, also sported a pair of flip flops and styled her brunette tresses into an updo. 

The actress completed her look for the day by sporting a pair of large sunglasses.  

Lacey is reportedly set to take a lengthy break from EastEnders just as her character Stacey Fowler has returned to Albert Square.

The TV star will be back on screens this week after she went on maternity leave for a year with her daughter Dusty, fourteen months. 

Casual: The soap star stepped out to run errands in the afternoon as she was seen carrying a shopping bag towards her car

Casual: The soap star stepped out to run errands in the afternoon as she was seen carrying a shopping bag towards her car

Comfort: The actress opted for a laid back look, donning a black jumper along with a pair of blue jeans

Comfort: The actress opted for a laid back look, donning a black jumper along with a pair of blue jeans

Comfort: The actress opted for a laid back look, donning a black jumper along with a pair of blue jeans

Running errands: Lacey, who recently returned to EastEnders after going on maternity leave, also sported a pair of flip flops and styled her brunette tresses into an updo

Running errands: Lacey, who recently returned to EastEnders after going on maternity leave, also sported a pair of flip flops and styled her brunette tresses into an updo

According to the Daily Star, Lacey's return will be a brief one as she will be off the soap again by the end of the year, with bosses currently plotting her temporary departure. 

An insider said: 'Lacey will be taking a break. The top bosses agreed to give her some time off from the show.

'This is a great opportunity for the writers to

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