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Dame Maggie Smith in 'Downton Abbey.' Photo: Masterpiece

'Downton Abbey' Is Returning to Stream Via PBS

Downton Abbey is returning to PBS for your binge-watching pleasure! Beginning February 27, WTTW Passport members will once again be able to stream all six seasons of the show.
July in 'The Long Song.' Photo: Heyday Television/Carlos Rodriguez

'The Long Song' Recap: Episode 2

Freedom has come to Jamaica, but little seems to change. A new overseer who was anti-slavery seems to be promising, especially in his conduct towards July, though Caroline also yearns for his affection.
Mrs. Hall in 'All Creatures Great and Small.' Photo: Playground Television UK Ltd & all3media international

'All Creatures Great and Small' Recap: Episode 5

The Darrowby Fair is here, along with plenty of chaos and annoyances for James, the official veterinarian, to deal with, including an ethical dilemma involving the Alderson bull. Mrs. Hall's friend Dorothy visits again and strikes Siegfried's interest.
Eliza Scarlet in 'Miss Scarlet and the Duke.' Photo: Masterpiece

'Miss Scarlet and the Duke' Recap: Episode 4

Eliza takes on a sensational case involving a death photographer and a medium, while William tries to hide from her some extra publicity that he's getting because of her good work. 
July in 'The Long Song.' Photo: Heyday Television/Carlos Rodriguez

'The Long Song' Recap: Episode 1

In the waning days of slavery on Jamaica, July's life is upturned during a slave rebellion that leaves her plantation intact despite the terror of her mistress.
Helen and James in 'All Creatures Great and Small.' Photo: Playground Television UK Ltd & all3media international

'All Creatures Great and Small' Recap: Episode 4

James grows closer to Helen while treating her under-performing bull while Tristan tries to prove he is responsible to Siegfried by taking on the care of Tricki Woo, Mrs. Pumphrey's spoiled and overfed dog. 
Eliza and William in 'Miss Scarlet and the Duke.' Photo: Masterpiece

'Miss Scarlet and the Duke' Recap: Episode 3

William has an official job for Eliza, but it's not one she likes: spying on suffragettes. When one is involved in a murder, Eliza struggles between her beliefs and her need for work. 
Siegfried Farnon in 'All Creatures Great and Small.' Photo: Playground Television UK Ltd & all3media international

'All Creatures Great and Small' Recap: Episode 3

While Siegfried seeks a dream job as a racecourse veterinarian, James finds himself in a difficult situation with a racehorse. Tristan tries to make up for a shortage of cash, and Mrs. Hall helps Helen out with her sister Jenny. 
Eliza in 'Miss Scarlet and the Duke.' Photo: Masterpiece

'Miss Scarlet and the Duke' Recap: Episode 2

Eliza is tasked with proving a man innocent after he is found holding a knife next a dead man. Financial woes also mount as she tries to maintain a business after the death of her father. 
Eliza Scarlet in 'Miss Scarlet and the Duke.' Photo: Masterpiece

'Miss Scarlet and the Duke' Recap: Episode 1

The debts are piling up on Eliza Scarlet and her father, so Eliza is looking to help her father in his detective business. She has the skills, but a male-dominated world won't let her do the work. 
James Herriot and Tristan Farnon in 'All Creatures Great and Small.' Photo: Playground Television UK Ltd & all3media international

'All Creatures Great and Small' Recap: Episode 2

When Siegfried's brother comes home, James finds he has competition as Siegfried's assistant. He also finds he has romantic competition when he attends a party at the wealthy Mrs. Pumphrey's home, courtesy of her dog Tricki Woo. 
James Herriot in 'All Creatures Great and Small.' Photo: Playground Television UK Ltd & all3media international

'All Creatures Great and Small' Recap: Episode 1

When the city-dweller James Herriot tries to get a job as a veterinary assistant in the rural Yorkshire dales, he finds himself in some unexpected situations but tries to prove that he's more than up to the task. 
Glenda Jackson as Maud in 'Elizabeth is Missing.' Photo: STV Productions

'Elizabeth is Missing' Recap

Dementia is encroaching on Maud, so when she believes her friend Elizabeth has gone missing it is difficult to piece together what happened, especially since her memory is complicated by reminiscences of her sister, who disappeared when they were young. 
Dr. Turner with his children in 'Call the Midwife.' Photo: BBC Worldwide Limited

'Call the Midwife' Recap: Season 10 Holiday Special

The circus is coming to Poplar as the holidays approach, and the ringmaster's daughter is pregnant. Shelagh reconnects with a woman who has had many miscarriages but is pregnant once again, and Monica Joan has a fall.
Nicholas Ralph as veterinarian James Herriot in a new adaptation of 'All Creatures Great and Small.' Photo: Playground Television

A New 'All Creatures Great and Small'

The cherished drama about a veterinarian working in rural Yorkshire in the 1930s is getting a new adaptation that premieres on WTTW through Masterpiece this January.
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