'The Apprentice' star Lord Sugar has paid a visit to Albert Square as part of his search for a new protege.

Visiting the BBC One soap 'EastEnders', which is set near his birth place of Hackney, Lord Sugar met show favourites Alfie Moon, Billy Mitchell, Ian Beale and Masood Ahmed.

The results of the business tycoon's search will be shown in The Walford Apprentice Children in Need sketch on BBC1 on Friday night from 7.30pm.

Check out all the pictures below from the sketch below. Which EastEnders character do you think would make a good apprentice?

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