When Greek Street is attacked by new pimps in town, Charlotte Wells fights back with disastrous consequences; she must protect her girls from the men who want to take over her business; Lucy goes into business with two recent arrivals to the scene.
With Charlotte's brothel damaged by fire and all of her savings up in smoke, she is determined to retaliate -- but the Wells women need to be clever; the Pinchers are violent men; Lucy offers to help her sister in a way that benefits her business.
People are gearing up for an illicit boxing party at Lady Fitz's house; with Lydia out of Bedlam, Blayne back in England and the Pinchers determined to seal a lucrative deal, there's tension in the air; an old friend's arrival stokes rivalries.
The whole town is left reeling from the previous nights disastrous events; as more details emerge, suspicion starts to spread through Soho.
As Margaret turns her mind to revenge, her family wonders just how far she will go to get justice for those she loves, but with the clock ticking North and Lucy must protect her from the law.
After the violent events of the previous day, Margaret tries to ensure her family's safety and also protect Jonas' interests; as threats escalate, Lucy and Elizabeth attempt to keep Golden Square within their grasp.
When Elizabeth's past finally catches up with her, Lucy may end up paying the price; Hal's anger with the Wells family grows.
As Blayne tightens his grip on power, Lydia is faced with a terrible choice; with the Wells-Pincher feud coming to a head and Nancy in Hal's sights, he may go to great lengths for revenge.