Simon has a cold and Oliver offers to look after him.
Ringo decides to get some culture. After meeting one of his teachers, Simon and Oliver are pleased to accept his invitation to dinner and Simon makes a discovery in the kitchen cupboard.
Oliver has fallen in love, however trouble arises after he meets his future mother-in-law.
Burglars are in the neighbourhood, leading to an eventful night for the two households.
Lady Deveraux asks Simon and Oliver to take part in a historical re-enactment of a Civil War battle, the battle of Deveraux Dale, at the village fete. On the opposing side is the bookie, Bernie Miller, who has a score to settle.