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Duchess of Cambridge visits Downton Abbey studios

The Duchess of Cambridge has met Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes, cast and crew as she visited the set of the ITV drama.

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'Very dashing': Kate jokes with Downton's Carson

The Duchess of Cambridge shared a joke with Downton Abbey's Carson during her visit to the show's set today, asking him if his suit and bow tie were "usual attire".

Carson, played by Jim Carter, responded "this is my relaxing gear", as he showed Kate the costumes trailer for the series.

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