Downton Abbey Series 3: See promo clip, spoilers and pictures from episode two!

The glorious Downton Abbey made a comeback to our screens last Sunday on ITV1, and it packed a really lot into its 90 minute long debut…

However, in episode two, it seems that there’ll be no let up in the drama as the plots thicken all over the Grantham estate!

Click ‘Read more’ to see a few teasers, spoilers and a promo clip, as well as pictures from the episode – which airs on Sunday, September 30th at 9pm…

First, here’s the episode’s official synopsis…

2/8. With the estate’s future hanging in the balance, Mary hopes to receive a bailout from grandmother Martha and, with Violet’s help, tries to make sure Downton puts on a bigger show than ever before with a grand party for friends and neighbours.

Meanwhile, Mrs Hughes hears worrying news, and O’Brien’s efforts to boost Alfred’s progress meet with disapproval from Thomas.

Also in this episode, rumour has it that Lady Edith’s (Laura Carmichael) going to have her dreams come true when Sir Anthony Strallan (Robert Bathhurst) seems as keen on her as she is on him, but can she convince her family that Strallan isn’t too old for her?

Meanwhile, Anna (Joanne Froggatt) makes a discovery that could set her hubby John Bates (Brendan Coyle) free, but will the authorities listen to her?

Elsewhere, Mrs Hughes (Phyllis Logan) is in a state as she waits to hear what the doctor has to tell her and is O’Brien (Siobhan Finneran) going to leave Downton? It looks like she might!

Here’s the episode’s trailer…

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