The Mermaid Yard, which Tom Howard has risked all for, is struggling financially and from negative press. He must swallow his pride and ask for help if it's going to stand a chance of surviving, easier said then done when so many await its collapse. Tom's business might not be alone in the fight for survival as tragedy waits Charles and Avril. But it's not all bad news as Jan finds she has a new admirer and Leo has a very important question that only Amanda can answer. Meanwhile, Ken may find his relationship with new business partner, Sarah, too enticing to remain plutonic... For a slice of idyllic yachting life, join the residents of Tarrant, where glamour and glitz meets corruption and sailing. The stormy weather story of high-life and intrigue amongst Britain's wealthy sailing set. A cult series in its own right, Howard's Way featured the original theme tune composed by Simon May, with tales of love deceit, family trials and tribulation, it really is classic television at its best. EPISODE ONE , The Mermaid is struggling to escape the negative publicity generated by the catamaran accident and desperately needs new contacts. Meanwhile JanGÇÖs ultra chic designs are , in such great demand she decides to employ an extra pair of stylish hands. , EPISODE TWO , The future of the Mermaid hangs in the balance with the coronerGÇÖs verdict , yet to be decided and to add insult to injury Charles plans to withdraw the Barracuda from the market. Tom and AvrilGÇÖs relationship comes to an end., EPISODE THREE, Polly and GeraldGÇÖs relationship is suffering as her spending gets out of control. Is Charles trying to sabotage the Mermaid? With financial ruin on the horizon, Jack earns a much-needed commission and LeoGÇÖs boat refurbishment business is a success. EPISODE FOUR , The competition is on as the Summer Powerboat race , leads to tensions between Ken and Charles. Sir Edward , is approached by Jan with a business proposition and , he has one for her but of a personal nature. Ken , and Sarah are caught in a compromising position. EPISODE FIVE, JanGÇÖs newly discovered talent Anna reveals she may be promised to someone and forced to quit the exciting world of fashion. Tom learns the outcome of the trial and can breathe a sigh of relief; meanwhile LeoGÇÖs business has a new investor. , EPISODE SIX , The Mermaid faces repossession, but a saviour is on hand. Entrepreneurial Jan drives a hard bargain and after agreeing to help Tom out financially, she walks away with a forty percent stake in the boat yard. , EPISODE SEVEN , Impressionable Leo makes a spontaneous decision after meeting AmandaGÇÖs , parents and decides itGÇÖs time to move their relationship to the next level. , JackGÇÖs frustration at JanGÇÖs interest in the Mermaid begins to show. EPISODE EIGHT, Avril and Charles are at loggerheads after she decides to put the Barracuda back , on the market, with her job on the line will she go ahead? Tensions at the , Mermaid mount when a commission for Ken looks possible., EPISODE NINE, Surprises are in the Tarrant air as Jack receives a blast from the past when his ex Vanessa shows up; Gerald earns a lucrative job offer from Sir Edward and financial assistance from Charles; meanwhile the BarracudaGÇÖs race is a rewarding one. EPISODE TEN, After the success of the Barracuda, a celebration is in order and itGÇÖs officially launched by Relton. Charles has a new business partner, but he is left reeling after he learns , his new investor is in fact his father. , EPISODE ELEVEN , ThereGÇÖs trouble in paradise for young lovers Leo and Amanda, with arguments on the horizon and a shocking discovery awaiting Leo, things arenGÇÖt looking good. KenGÇÖs venture Leisure Cruise is going from strength to strength but Sir Edward could be about to change that. , EPISODE TWELVE , Gerald is on to Sir EdwardGÇÖs plot to ruin Ken despite his feigned interest in , the floatation of Leisure Cruise on the stock market. Tom is left un-impressed when KenGÇÖs cheque, for his pending commission at the boat yard, bounces. EPISODE THIRTEEN , The MermaidGÇÖs latest boat, The Sprit of Tarrant is a success as are JanGÇÖs latest creations. To make up for neglecting her, Charles surprises Avril with a trip to New York, as way of an apology, but tragedy lies ahead for the pair.
Howards' Way - The Complete Third Series (4 DVD Set)
Glamour and glitz meets corruption and sailing