Downton Abbey 608 - Jake Rowley and Lesley Nicol
Downton Abbey 608 -and Paparazzi (Jake Rowley) and Mrs Patmore (Lesley Nicol) ©2015 Carnival Film & Television, photo by Nick Briggs

In Downton Abbey 608 Romance blossoms but a betrayal of trust threatens the chance of lasting happiness and Mrs Patmore’s bed and breakfast attracts unwanted attention.

This is the end of the run of the main episodes of Series 6. After this UK viewers have just a very final special with the Crawleys airing at Christmas to look forward to. The US viewers will have to wait until January, 2016 when PBS will start screening Series 6.

Series 6 Episode 8 of 8. UK Transmission: Sunday November 8th, 2014 at 9.00pm – 10.00pm on ITV.

Downton Abbey 608 – Image Gallery

Stars featured in the picture gallery include Jim Carter, Joanne Froggatt, Michael Fox, Phyllis Logan, Sophie McShera, Lesley Nicol and Jake Rowley. Click on an image for a larger view. Use arrow keys to scroll through the gallery.

Downton Abbey 608 – Official Information


Bertie’s circumstances change suddenly, leaving Edith uncertain whether to risk telling him the truth or keep her past a secret at all costs.

Mary wonders if she can ever make peace with her sister as hostilities escalate, Spratt shows some hidden talents and Molesley’s first day as a teacher does not go according to plan.

Mrs Patmore’s bed and breakfast attracts unwanted attention, leaving her in need of the Crawleys’ help.

Thomas considers some desperate measures.

Downton Abbey is written and created by Julian Fellowes. Series 6 Episode 8 was directed by David Evans. Executive Producers are Gareth Neame, Liz Trubridge, Julian Fellowes & Nigel Marchant. Produced by Chris Croucher.


Series 6 Principal Cast (in alphabetical order):-

Lady Rosamund PainswickSamantha Bond
Earl of Grantham, RobertHugh Bonneville
Lady Edith CrawleyLaura Carmichael
Mr CarsonJim Carter
Phyllis BaxterRaquel Cassidy
John BatesBrendan Coyle
Lady Mary CrawleyMichelle Dockery
Joseph MolesleyKevin Doyle
Andy ParkerMichael Fox
Anna BatesJoanne Froggatt
Henry TalbotMatthew Goode
Bertie PelhamHarry Hadden-Paton
Thomas BarrowRobert James-Collier
Gladys DenkerSue Johnston
Mrs HughesPhyllis Logan
Countess of Grantham, CoraElizabeth McGovern
Daisy MasonSophie McShera
Mrs PatmoreLesley Nicol
Doctor ClarksonDavid Robb
Dowager Countess of Grantham, VioletMaggie Smith
Septimus SprattJeremy Swift
Isobel CrawleyPenelope Wilton
The Children
Master GeorgeOliver and Zac Barker
Miss MarigoldEva & Karina Samms