Downton Abbey star goes back to school

Downton Abbey star Jim Carter, who plays butler 'Carson' has gone back to his old school to officially open its auditorium. He was head perfect at Ashville College in Harrogate where the new drama studio has been named in his honour.

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Downtown star returns to old school

Jim Carter Credit: ITV

Downton Abbey star Jim Carter - who plays Carson the Butler in the hit ITV drama - is guest of honour this afternoon at the opening of his old school's new drama studio.

Jim, who was head prefect at Harrogate's Ashville College, will officially open the new £2.25m drama studio which is named after him. Afterwards he will take to the stage for " An Afternoon with Jim Carter".

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