Lord Grantham perfects his ‘angry and indignant’ face tonight as a telegram summons him to America to support Cora’s troublesome brother. The playboy, Harold, is in a fix and has to bail him out.
Plans for Robert's birthday party are under way, but Rose's surprise contribution to the event ruffles feathers above and below stairs.
Anna continues to maintain her stoic silence in the face of Bates's questioning, but how much longer can she hold out?
Last week’s horrible twist left us desperate for a hug from Carson. In fact, we’re almost too scared to tune in tonight.
An extravagant house party at the Abbey gives the Crawleys a chance to reconnect with old friends and culminates in a performance by opera singer Dame Nellie Melba (played by Dame Kiri Te Kanawa).
Just as Lord Grantham thought he was wresting back control of the estate, Matthew interferes with his plans from beyond the grave.