Episode 2.04
Series 2, Episode 4
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Air date 9th October 2011
Written by Julian Fellowes
Directed by Brian Kelly
Episode guide
Episode 2.03
Episode 2.05

Set in early 1918. Ethel's flirting with Major Bryant lands her in trouble as preparations get under way for a concert at Downton. Tensions flare between Isobel and Cora, Edith receives worrying news about Matthew and William, while Branson declares his feelings for Sybil. Lord Grantham receives a letter from Carlisle, which causes him concern forcing an uncomfortable conversation with Mary. Mrs Bird's soup kitchen receives a helping hand from Daisy and Mrs Patmore. In the servants’ quarters, Mrs Hughes makes a shocking discovery that ends in tears for one member of staff.

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Mrs Beryl Patmore and Daisy Robinson from episode 2.04.

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Transcript at Script Line