Poldark: Series 1, Episode 7

Aidan Turner as Ross Poldark ©BBC

Ross is struggling to keep the smelting company afloat – not helped by George’s determination to crush it.

Not only is his enemy outbidding him for vital copper at every turn, but he is also looking for ways of getting to his secret shareholders.

And when Francis falls out with his cousin over Verity’s romance with Captain Blamey, it seems that George has finally found the ally he needs.

Meanwhile, Mark returns home early to find Keren isn’t there – and when he finally catches up with her, he gets the shock of his life.

Poldark: Series 1, Episode 7 is scheduled for broadcast tomorrow night (24 October) at 18:30 on itv CHOICE (DStv channel 123) with repeat showings on Sunday (25 October) at 11:55 and 21:15.