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Downton Abbey wins best drama at the NTAs

Join us in a toast to the cast and crew of Downton Abbey as they scoop the award for Best Drama at The National Television Awards 2015.

Phyllis Logan (Mrs Hughes) paid homage to the other sterling shows nominated, including Dr Who and Sherlock. “How amazing to be in that fantastic category, all absolutely wonderful dramas... I love them all."

Creator Julian Fellows added “To receive this award after the fifth series is the greatest compliment we could imagine. And although a little surprised because of the quality of the other shows, nevertheless we are all incredibly grateful. “

Thanks to everyone who voted. We look forward to seeing you again at Downton Abbey later in the year.

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The cast trade places

Which Downton Abbey character would you like to trade places with? It's a simple question, but not so simple to answer, especially for the cast.

Watch and find out who has pledged their allegiance to team Patmore and who wants to speak the wise words of Carson.

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Preview: The Downton Abbey finale

I feel as if our household is breaking up

– Lady Mary fears for the future

The Crawley's have faced widespread change to their family and their way of life, but will the series finale bring a happy ending for all?

Watch our trailer for the final episode of Downton Abbey series five, Sunday at 9pm.

Catch our stunning preview stills from the series finale

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