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Downton Abbey Season 3 – ‘I Am Never Wrong’ Declares Dowager

Downton Abbey Season 3 – ‘I Am Never Wrong’ Declares Dowager

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‘Well….that is an easy caveat to accept’ says Dowager Countess Violet (aka the simply marvellous Maggie Smith) staunchly in a conversation with her son Robert, Lord Grantham and his wife Lady Cora in the Drawing Room of Downton Abbey, ‘Because I am Never Wrong’. And therein lies the crux of…

Downton Abbey Series 3 – New Obstacles and Double Standards

Downton Abbey Series 3 – New Obstacles and Double Standards

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In Episode 6 we can all hope that after Lady Sybil’s funeral everyone will start to regain their equilibrium at Downton Abbey for the christening of her baby

Brian Cox – Booked Out Down Under Exploring the Universe

Brian Cox – Booked Out Down Under Exploring the Universe

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Rock Star Physicist Brian Cox is an impressive individual, advocate for science and literally the hottest ticket in town for his trip down under in November 2012

Downton Abbey Season 3 – Facing the Consequences in Life

Downton Abbey Season 3 – Facing the Consequences in Life

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In Downton Abbey Season 3 Episode 4 there is a great deal of doom and gloom about as everyone seems to be facing up to the consequences of their actions in life

Downton Abbey Season 3 – Rationing Excitement & Good Manners

Downton Abbey Season 3 – Rationing Excitement & Good Manners

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After the prospect of another wedding at Downton Abbey in Series 3 Episode 3 we were plunged into darkness and sorrow teaching us that we must ration excitement

BBC 1 The Paradise – The Art of Shopping is Serious Business

BBC 1 The Paradise – The Art of Shopping is Serious Business

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If you indulge in retail therapy you will probably enjoy the tv drama series from BBC 1 in England about the sumptuous department store for ladies, The Paradise

Downton Abbey Season 3 – Saving Downton & Edith’s Happiness

Downton Abbey Season 3 – Saving Downton & Edith’s Happiness

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‘Nothing succeeds like excess’ says Dowager Violet to Mary as she views the sumptuous table dressed for the dinner party Mary is holding to help ‘save Downton’

Downton Abbey Season 3 Begins – Everyone Loves a Wedding

Downton Abbey Season 3 Begins – Everyone Loves a Wedding

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Matthew and Lady Mary have brilliantly kick-started the much anticipated Season 3 of Downton Abbey with a simple spring morning wedding in the village church