Tony Carpenter (Dennis Waterman) is a self-made millionaire and owner of a booming executive car hire business. He's made his way to the top but hasn't forgot his east-end roots, and much to his snooty wife's disgust, he treats his employees like friends.
There's Mrs Wembley (Joan Sims) the cook, Sam (Sam Kelly) the chauffeur and of course his personal assistant Maggie (Jenna Russell), none of which he could live without. Follow this comical bunch of characters and Tony's troublesome daughter through trial and tribulations, in this entertaining sitcom about life when it's on the up!
Tony and the gang return from Barbados to find a little surprise awaiting them.
Ruth and Tony reconcile; Tony's secretary, Maggie, has trouble being civil to Ruth.
Tony's happy to have his whole family home together; Maggie gives her notice.
Tony finds out another firm is undercutting his prices and decides to plant a mole in the opposition's camp.
Tony's marriage hits another rough patch; Mrs. Wembley sets up a date for Sam and Maggie.
Tony makes another date with Jane Webster, against Sam's advice; Maggie and Sam go to a football game.