The Duchess of Duke Street Season 1

Season 1

The Duchess of Duke Street Season 1

First Air Date: September 04, 1976

First Aired on    :   1976
Episodes    :   15 episodes



Episodes

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1x15 A Test of Love (December 11, 1976)


With the death of His Majesty, King Edward VII, an era ends for Britain and for Louisa Trotter. Pressing forward, however, Charlie Tyrell (Lord Haslemere) has proposed to lovely Margaret Rosslyn and the newlyweds leave the Bentinck to live in a suitable house and start a family.


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1x14 Plain Sailing (December 04, 1976)


Louisa turns the air blue, but hardly a sedate navy, when she buys a summer resort adjacent to a posh private club at Cowes.


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1x13 One Night's Grace (November 27, 2004)


All are intrigued when an attractive young lady asks to see Lord Haslemere -- who is she, what does she want, and more to the point, what is she after?


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1x12 A Matter of Honour (November 20, 1976)


Charlie is shocked to learn that one of his closest friends, Lord Elleston, arranged for his horse to lose at Ascot.


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1x11 No Letters, No Lawyers (November 13, 1976)


A wily journalist poses as a temporary porter and gathers information on Louisa that could destroy her personal and professional life.


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1x10 Lottie's Boy (November 06, 1976)


A handsome young guest creates a rift between Mary and Louisa and persuades the Major to invest the remainder of his inheritance in a very risky venture.


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1x09 The Outsiders (October 30, 1976)


When a kindly, but modest man asks for a room at the Bentinck Hotel, he is given the short shrift. However when Louisa and Charlie find out the reason for his visit, he is treated like a visiting dignitary.


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1x08 Trouble and Strife (October 23, 1976)


A woman from Starr's past, down on her luck, begs him to use his influence to obtain a job for her at the Bentinck.


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1x07 A Lady of Virtue (October 16, 1976)


A Liberal politician convinces a colleague that he can seduce a married lady of impeccable virtue.


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1x06 For Love or Money (October 09, 1976)


A con artist, posing as a Baron, dupes a greedy American guest and seduces a lonely young bride, as a vigilant and intrigued Louisa monitors his every move.


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1x05 A Bed of Roses (October 02, 1976)


With Charlie Tyrell now in residence as the first guest, the hotel is now officially open to the public. Louisa has set a high standard for herself and is relying on word of mouth among the right kind of people to bring in the clientèle. Charlie invites an attractive, but married, woman for dinner in his rooms only to have her leave when she realizes she is the only guest. He invites Louisa to join him and unexpectedly, they soon are lovers. When Charlie must leave for America, Louisa is heartbroken but she also is pregnant. At the appropriate time, she leaves the hotel with Mary in charge to go and give birth. Soon Charlie is back and completely unaware of what has been going on, tracks her down. He also has a proposition on how to care for their child


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1x04 The Bargain (September 25, 1976)


Heavily in debt, Louisa is on a juggernaut that lands in her in the hospital, after she collapses from exhaustion. But, that handsome devil and consoling angel, Charlie Tyrrell, devises a plan to save her hotel.


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1x03 A Nice Class of Premises (September 18, 1976)


All bets are off when HRH becomes His Majesty, King Edward VII and Louisa and Augustus must plan what lies ahead for them.


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1x02 Honour and Obey (September 11, 1976)


Hardly flattered and severely compromised, Louisa has caught the eye of the Prince of Wales and is pressed into marrying Augustus Trotter.


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1x01 A Present Sovereign (September 04, 1976)


A feisty, determined, kind hearted young woman embarks on her career 'to be the best cook in England,' when she's employed in the London home of a well connected aristocrat.




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