The men of the King's Fusiliers return from a tour in Northern Ireland after tragedy strikes on their final days. Corporal Nancy Thorpe's desire to follow up a theft results in her friend going into labour.
Private David Tucker discovers his wife has been playing away whilst he's been training in Wales leading to the possibility of his being discharged from the army. Lt. Nick Pacoe's girlfriend makes a decision having significant implications.
The Anderson family prepare for the transition from soldier to officer life as Ian prepare for promotion but will a colleagues criminal dealings and desire to hide the truth threatens his chances for the future.