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Upstairs Downstairs - Series 1

  • Series Title:  Upstairs Downstairs
  • Season: Series 1 (Season 1)
  • Episodes:  13
  • Discs:  4
  • Cast:  Gordon Jackson, Jean Marsh, Angela Baddeley, David Langton, Simon Williams, Rachel Gurney, Christopher Beeny, Nicola Pagett, Pauline Collins…
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What's in a name?....

If you read our blogs regularly you will know that the past few months have been full of office moves and new rooms opening up. The regional office hub moved out of the offices at Polesden Lacey just before Christmas. 633 more words


Season 5 Wraps Up 1924 at Downton Abbey

DATELINE: Up the Downstairs


Underbutler Barrows (Rob James-Collier)

Change is in the air. We are vaguely reminded of Upstairs Downstairs again as the show for the snobs of TV history. 227 more words

Movie Reviews

Baking for Bookworms: Cheese Soufflé from Below Stairs by Margaret Powell

I’ve already talked a little about this book in my last post, but today we’re focused on food. I may or may not have said that I wouldn’t be cooking from non-fiction about food, but if I did so, I lied. 655 more words

Baking For Bookworms

Upstairs, Downstairs

From the first, I couldn’t get images of Downton Abbey out of my head while reading this book. In parts, it’s a mash-up of Downton Abbey and Upstairs, Downstairs about the lives of staff and their wealthy patrons and how they intersect and influence the other.  307 more words


2015 Women Writers Reading Challenge–Book #3: Below Stairs by Margaret Powell

If you are anything like me, you are a huge fan of BBC shows, especially Downton Abbey. This book started all these wonderful shows: a classic memoir about working in service during the 1920s. 42 more words

Reading Challenge