Set in the palatial country houses and grand Mayfair salons of mid-Victorian England, The Pallisers is a wonderful saga of wealth, passion, power, intrigue and scandal. Based on six political novels by Anthony Trollope, The Pallisers stars Philip Latham as Plantagenet Palliser and Susan Hampshire as Lady Glencora. Lady Glencora has cause political trouble for the Plantagenet but he refuses to blame her. Once again he places his loyalty to her above his political ambition. Gerald is sent down from school and Silverbridge reveals shocking news about his political views. Glencora tries valiantly to keep her promise to her daughter.