‘Sanditon’ recap: What happened in Episode 3?

ITV’s new adaptation of Jane Austen’s Sanditon continued in the UK tonight.

Based on the author’s unfinished final novel, the eight-part mini-series stars Rose Williams (Curfew), Theo James (Downton Abbey), Kris Marshall (Death in Paradise) and Anne Reid (Last Tango in Halifax).

Here’s a plot recap for the third episode, which aired at 9pm on Sunday 8th September 2019:

Charlotte sets out to avoid Sidney, until a serious accident forces them together and to reappraise each other.

When Tom brings a new doctor to the town, he and Lady Denham clash.

Clara makes a bold move in her bid to outplay Sir Edward and Esther.

Jane Austen’s Sanditon book is available on Amazon.