Good news for Anna, drama for Edith and tension between Carson and Mrs Hughes! What a lot to take in and it's only the second show of the series. Were you watching closely this week?
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The worlds of above and below stairs couldn't be further apart but who has the better life? We asked cast and crew where they would like to be given the choice - and not everyone wants to be upstairs.
After Sunday night's show, it looks like Edith - with a little help from Rosamund - has made up her mind about her big move.
Would a move to London offer Edith the happiness she has been looking for or will she struggle int the big smoke? We'll just have to wait and see.
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What a lot of drama in one episode! So the scene is set for the final series and it looks like there will be big changes at Downton Abbey. Get ready for a bumpy few weeks.
How closely were you watching the first episode. take out very taxing quiz to find out, We expect 100 per cent from all of you.
We've seen tempers flare and bonds strengthened, but what will behold the residents of Downton next? Get a first look at what's in store for episode two.
The wait is almost over and we can let you into a little secret - the first episode is full so full of surprises, tension and change that you'll probably need to lie down after watching it.
As you have been so patient, we've decided to let you into a few secrets about Sunday night's show.
One more sleep until Downton Abbey! 1925 is set to bring big changes and these are becoming apparent from the very first episode. How much longer can the Crawley family continue as they are?
New faces arrive on the scene and old ones have some difficult choices to make - see more of what you can look forward to from episode one.
Tune into ITV on September 20 at 9pm.