‘Sanditon’ recap: What happened in Episode 7?

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 seventh episode, which aired at 9pm on Sunday 6th October 2019:

As the Sanditon summer regatta approaches, Sidney wrestles with his feelings towards an old flame.

Young Stringer reveals his feelings to Charlotte.

With Lady Denham at death’s door, the tensions between Edward, Clara and Esther finally come to a head, with surprising consequences.

Jane Austen’s Sanditon book is available on Amazon.