London, 1938. As the threat of war looms ever closer, the Buckingham Hotel’s difficulties grow. Still reeling from the events of last year, and with guests decreasing as foreign tensions mount, the staff of the Buckingham will have to struggle to keep up the hotel’s glamorous reputation. For Nancy Nettleton and the man she loves, demonstration dancer Raymond de Guise, is only about to get harder. When staff at the Buckingham discover some shocking news, they all know life in the hotel will never be the same again.