Blackadder rigs an election to stop Pitt the Younger removing his boss the Prince Regent from the Civil List.
The prince decides to become patron of Dr. Johnson's new dictionary, much to Blackadder's contempt.
Blackadder tries to cash in on the new craze for all things French.
When someone tries to assassinate the prince, Blackadder helps improve his image by employing two actors.
The prince needs to marry a rich wife to pay his gambling debts, but his wooing technique leaves a lot to be desired.
The Duke of Wellington challenges the prince to a duel.