Set the table ready for luncheon and call Mrs Patmore.
The countdown to Downton is officially on as we bring you series 5 cast pictures hot from the printing press.
Get to know some of the new characters joining Downton Abbey series four.
He is dashing and charming and having had similar experiences with his own inheritance gives Lady Mary advice on the Downton estate and in particular the issue of death duties...
Along with Evelyn Napier (friend of Mr Pamuk in series 1) Blake is evaluating the economic health of big estates around the country in order to help them run more efficiently. Which doesn't sit well with Lady Mary.
A charming, suave and charismatic jazz singer from Chicago. Jack sings at the Lotus jazz club in London which is visited one night by Branson and Ladies Mary, Rose and Rosamund.