In a recent interview, she said: “I was saying at work it would be really nice to follow on with that because I feel like she’s a character women can relate to.
“So I would like to do something maybe surrounding… I don’t know if I should be saying this… it’s not set in stone, this is my idea, but surrounding maybe miscarriage.”
Long-term fans of the show will know Ruby was involved in a sickening rape storyline, which eventually saw her attackers put behind bars.
Could she be set for more upset in months to come?
EastEnders returns later this year to BBC One.