Highclere Castle - as it's really known - is home to Lord and Lady Carnarvon. They've allowed us special access to the house to reveal the real Downton Abbey at Christmas. Fred and Sangeeta link to Stacey Poole.
VIDEO: Downton Abbey star MyAnna Burlng - who plays headstrong maid Edna - has been filming a new psychological thriller in the South. The Poison Tree is set on the haunting shingle beach of Dungeness in Kent. Sarah Saunders has been finding out more.
Downton Abbey returns to ITV1 in 2013 for a fourth series of the Emmy and Golden Globe award-winning drama - filmed at Highclere Castle.Read the full story ›
In spite of its recession setting Downton Abbey has been taking on new footmen - Ed Speleers from Chichester and Matt Milne.Read the full story ›
The Crawley sisters in Downton Abbey have provided plenty of drama so far. Fred Dinenage met them as they filmed for the new series.Read the full story ›
Hugh Bonneville tells Fred how he and the cast are "totally overwhelmed and delighted" by the continuing success of ITV's Downton Abbey.Read the full story ›
He's Lord of the Manor - the Earl of Grantham presiding over Downton Abbey - alias Highclere Castle in Hampshire. But in real life Hugh Bonneville loves his own bit of Hampshire and Sussex countryside - he lives near Midhurst and says the area is very important to him.
Hugh is about to star in the latest series of the ITV hit drama, and he's been chatting to Fred about the secret of its success...
Dan Stevens - playing Matthew Crawley in Downton Abbey - returns to our screens this Sunday.Read the full story ›
Fred meets the characters from Downton's kitchen including Phyllis Logan, the housekeeper, Lesley Nicol the cook and housemaid Amy Nuttall.Read the full story ›
Fred talks to Carson the butler, Jim Carter, and Rob James-Collier aka Thomas the scheming valet in this new interview with Downton stars.Read the full story ›