A love rival
Over the coming weeks, Ross will cut Demelza out of big decisions, leaving her to feel increasingly isolated and undervalued.
As a result, she welcomes the attention of handsome aristocrat Hugh Armitage (Josh Whitehouse), who made his debut in episode three, when he joined Dwight in the wartime prison camp in France.
Whether or not an actual romance develops between him and Demelza remains to be seen, but will Ross notice the spark between them?
‘He might suspect something is going on,’ teases Aidan. ‘He can certainly sense there’s
an energy there…’
Hugh gets closer to Demelza