The Duchess Of Duke Street Series 1 to 2 Complete Collection DVD
Set at the dawn of the twentieth century, The Duchess of Duke Street follows the extraordinary life of Louisa Leyton, a talented and determined woman who has risen from humble beginnings to become the best cook and hostess in England. Louisa and her silent business partner, the handsome aristocrat, Charlie Tyrrell, own the upper-class Bentick Hotel in Duke Street, in London. The Bentick is a second home for London society's rich and famous seeking a discrete haven away from prying eyes. Among the hotel's many secrets is Louisa's continuing on-off romance with Charlie. Their lives intertwine as they weave in and out of each other's hearts and beds. The Duchess is assisted in running the Bentinck by her loyal team of Star, the doorman, his dog, Fred, Merriman the head waiter, Welsh maid, Mary, and crusty old gambler Major Toby Smith-Barton who all stand ready to welcome new guests. The Duchess Of Duke Street follows Louisa's story from the beginning of the twentieth century through the tragic and dangerous events of the First World War and its aftermath, Louisa may have her hotel, but can she have her hotel and find happiness? This is one if BBC's best-loved costume dramas in the epic tradition of Poldark with drama, comedy, and romance all important ingredients. This acclaimed series is available here for the first time in one volume and features all 15 episodes of the first series, and all 16 episodes of the climatic second series. The Bentinck in St James is one hotel where love, passion, and intrigue are permanent guests.
|Audio||English Mono 2.0|
|Case Type||Boxset Amaray|
|Cast||Gemma Jones,Victoria Plucknett,John Welsh|
|HOH (Hard of Hearing)||Yes|