Downton Abbey’s 4th season finally gets a date

Australian fans who haven’t downloaded the new season of Downton Abbey your patience is about to be rewarded. 

The show’s 4th season which aired in the UK last year will return to Sunday nights from this weekend.

Following Matthew’s untimely death, new mother Mary is struggling to come to terms with her loss. Robert and Violet disagree on how to bring her through it. Downstairs, hearts are set to be broken as Jimmy finally takes an interest in Ivy. Carson has an unwelcome reminder of his past while MrsHughes sees an opportunity to help grief stricken Isobel. Thomas is up to his old tricks and has the children’s Nanny in his sights.

8:40 Sunday on Seven.