The Duchess of Duke Street

Follow
BBC (ended 1977)

USER EDITOR

francklloyd

User Score: 566

Episode Guide

  • Season 2
    • Ain't We Got Fun
      Ain't We Got Fun
      Episode 16
      12/24/77
      8.0
      An American writer decides to put Louisa's story to paper. Meanwhile life changes for several people at the Bentinck.
    • Poor Little Rich Girl
      12/17/77
      7.0
      Lottie's ambitions clash with Louisa's dreams for her daughter. When Lottie finally meets her grandparents, she sees a chance to get away from under Louisa's wings.
    • Blossom Time
      Blossom Time
      Episode 14
      12/10/77
      7.5
      Lottie returns from Switzerland for the summer with her favourite teacher, Olive Bradford. The Major takes an immediate interest in the free-thinking woman. Lottie gets caught up in high society, much to Louisa's disgust.
    • Lottie
      Lottie
      Episode 13
      12/3/77
      7.0
      As only a few members of staff at the hotel know about Lottie's real identity, tongues begin to wag when the Major takes her on outings. The girl also becomes more and more interested in her real father.
    • The Legion of the Living
      11/19/77
      8.0
      Louisa travels to Yorkshire to settle Charlie's matters. She decides to liberate Lottie from the depressed, alcoholic Mrs Richards.
    • Where There is a Will
      11/12/77
      8.0
      Though the war is over and there is plenty to rejoice about, Louisa wanders around in a catatonic state. She's even considering selling the hotel.
    • Shadows
      Shadows
      Episode 10
      11/5/77
      8.3
      Summer 1918. Charlie Haslemere returns from the front a wounded hero. When it becomes clear that his injury is far worse than expected, Louisa and Charlie start to wonder about their future.
    • Tea and a Wad
      Tea and a Wad
      Episode 9
      10/29/77
      8.4
      Louisa decides to do more for the war effort by arranging for a troop canteen to be set up over in France. Mary meets a soldier with a secret.
    • The Reluctant Warrior
      10/22/77
      8.5
      More and more members of the Hotel Bentinck staff lose loved ones in the Great War. When one bomb explodes near the hotel and another might be buried below some rubble in the yard, the war comes terribly close. One of the people sent to investigate is a conscientious objector.
    • The Patriots
      The Patriots
      Episode 7
      10/15/77
      8.7
      Naval Intelligence believes there's a spy in the Hotel Bentinck.
    • Your Country Needs You
      10/8/77
      8.3
      With the Great War starting Charlie finds a purpose in life again. Louisa intends to do her bit for the war effort by reserving most of the hotel for military people. She reluctantly accepts a refugee as well, who turns out to be a good pastry chef.
    • The Passing Show
      The Passing Show
      Episode 5
      10/1/77
      7.7
      While staying at The Bentinck the great actor Sir Martin Mallory seduces the chambermaid. Louisa's reaction is harsh. Meanwhile she tries to urge Lord Haslemere to have more fun in life again.
    • Winter Lament
      Winter Lament
      Episode 4
      9/24/77
      7.9
      Louisa gets invited to Lord and Lady Haslemere's estate. There she discovers that the childless marriage has run into trouble, with Lady Haslemere sinking into a depression. Charlie and Louisa's own child Lottie walks around the estate, oblivious to her real background.
    • A Lesson in Manners
      9/17/77
      6.8
      Tom Prince, the chauffeur of Bentinck regular Mrs Covenden, inherits £30,000. Louisa and the Major try to prepare him for life in high society.
    • Poor Catullus
      Poor Catullus
      Episode 2
      9/10/77
      7.8
      Louisa is intrigued when anonymous letters compare her to a Greek goddess. Charles returns to the Hotel Bentinck after an absence of eighteen months. He discovers life has moved on for Louisa.
    • Family Matters
      Family Matters
      Episode 1
      9/3/77
      7.0
      When Louisa's brother returns from South Africa, her mother suggests that she should give him a job at the hotel. Arthur Leyton quickly annoys the regular staff.
  • Season 1
Sunday
No results found.
Monday
No results found.
Tuesday
No results found.