• Downton Abbey: a surprise guest at Mrs Hughes' wedding

    After blackmail scandals and murder trials, Downton Abbey finally rewarded viewers some far heartwarming developments. The romance between Mr Carson (Jim Carter) and Mrs Hughes (Phyllis Logan) culminated in a touching wedding that brought upstairs and downstairs together. There was also a surprise appearance on the happy day from Tom Branson back from America. In a speech that had fans reaching for their handkerchiefs, the former chauffeur declared: "I had to go all the way to Boston to figure something out. I learned that Downton is my home and you are my family!" CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Branson decided his