Downton Abbey: The Finale – air date and time confirmed

We know when we'll be sitting down to say our final farewells to Lady Mary, the Dowager Countess and co...

We know what we’ll be doing at 8:45pm on 25th December, and it’s not the washing up…


The Christmas schedules have been confirmed and it’s official, the final ever episode of Downton Abbey is set to air on ITV this Christmas Day.

We’ll say our farewells to the Crawleys and their staff at 8:45pm, during a two hour special, which will be preceded by an hour-long Coronation Street episode and followed by Our Cilla. 

Now we know when we’ll get to watch the “unforgettable New Year’s Eve” episode, we feel like this:

And also like this:

It’s fair to say this Christmas is going to be bittersweet for Downton fans… 


In case you didn’t read the article: Downton Abbey concludes on Christmas Day at 8:45pm on ITV