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November 1916. The episode begins with the arrival of new maid Ethel and the wife of Mr. Bates. Matthew and Thomas are in the center of the fighting in France. Bates goes to work, because his wife is blackmailing him. At Downton organise a benefit concert to help support the hospital. Lady Sybil wants to study to be a nurse Branson shows off his senses to her. Lady Mary receives shocking news.