The Upper Hand Season 1
S01 E01May 1, 1990
Just the Job May 1, 1990 Charlie moves from London to the country to give his daughter Joanna a better life. But the attractive Caroline is shocked to find her mother Laura considers him - a man - suitable to be their housekeeper.
S01 E02May 8, 1990
Briefless Encounter May 8, 1990 Laura tells Charlie he can use Caroline's private bath, as she is not supposed to be home for hours
S01 E03May 15, 1990
Dinner for Two May 15, 1990 Laura takes the children camping, so Caroline invites her latest beau round for a dinner with waiter service. But when he is unable to make it, Charlie feels bad for her
S01 E04May 22, 1990
The Old Girl Network May 22, 1990 Caroline's well-bred former school friend turns up, and leaves the Whestley household cheesed off
S01 E05May 29, 1990
Caroline's First Fight May 29, 1990 Caroline and Charlie have to chase after the children who have run away to Charlie's former London estate, due to disagreements about their behaviour. But Caroline's fish out of water status leaves her ending up the naughty one.
S01 E06Jun 5, 1990
Who's Who Jun 5, 1990 Caroline is unlucky in love because men are intimidated by her position, but Charlie can pull a woman just as simply as talking to her in a supermarket. What new tactics can Caroline learn for a taste of date success?
S01 E07Jul 10, 1990
Growing Pains Jul 10, 1990 Tomboy Jo and Charlie both feel confused and awkward when she is just about to turn 12 and suddenly feels differently about herself and unable to play football any more
S01 E08Jul 17, 1990
Paint Your Wagon Jul 17, 1990 Bodywork is the theme of the day, when Charlie admires the women at his aerobics class, and Caroline's Jaguar needs a new coat of paint. But the line between employer and employee is crossed when Charlie chooses the colour.
S01 E09Jul 24, 1990
Welcome Home (1) Jul 24, 1990 Caroline's estranged husband returns from his jungle explorations, and despite having already agreed to a divorce quickly worms his way back into her emotions, and puts his stamp back on the house
S01 E10Jul 31, 1990
Welcome Home (2) Jul 31, 1990 Charlie has got a new job since Michael let him go, but Caroline and Michael's sickly-sweet renewed romantics are already starting to wear thin
S01 E11Aug 6, 1990
Just Like Charlie Aug 6, 1990 Tom's behaviour begins to cause concern, but could it be due to the influence of Charlie?
S01 E12Aug 14, 1990
First Kiss Aug 14, 1990 The kids go away on a boat trip. Caroline gets drunk for her Birthday and Charlie gets drunk at his former employer's leaving do, which leads to a spontaneous moment
S01 E13Dec 27, 1990
Requiem Dec 27, 1990 It's Christmas, and Charlie is moonlighting to make extra money. But what for? Maybe budding new writer Laura can solve the mystery.