Episode 3 – Thomas makes a return to the city in search of Sarah to see the fire spreading at an alarming-speed. Elsewhere Sarah sneaks back into Hanford house and retrieves the mysterious box form Senor Romero’s room. She later comes face-to-face with Thomas, she attempts to warn him away and she leaves Thomas confused and hurt. Denton moves towards to the palace, where he is interrupts a meeting between the King, Romero and James. Denton accuses them of treason. James denies this. Elsewhere, Elizabeth confronts Pepys about his infidelity. Thomas finally finds Sarah on the streets, hiding from Denton’s men.
Episode 2 – As the fire begins to gain strength, Thomas breaks his way into sister-in-law Sarah Farriner’s lodgings to wake the family and lead them to safety. Sarah is nowhere to be seen though. Thomas leads the rest of the family through the crowds to the Thames. before they make their way north towards Moorfields. Sarah is being held in a private cell at Newgate Prison while Denton quizzes the Duke of Hanford’s Footman.
Episode 1 – It is 1666 and Thomas Farriner is the King’s baker and he supplies bread and biscuit for the Navy. He works with his daughters Mary and Hannah and sister-in-law, Sarah Farriner, in his Pudding Lane bakery. Thomas leaves with a delivery and after he shows up at the Navy yards, it soon becomes clear he’s not going to be paid. Samuel Pepys is able to help him in another way though getting him to deliver a letter confirming the fate of Will Farriner. Thomas leaves his daughter Hannah in charge and heads to his sister-in-law with a heavy heart. After he returns home he find the bakery on fire and his two daughters asleep upstairs.