08 Aug 2011
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The people behind hit period drama Downton Abbey have been working hard to ensure the new series is as realistic as possible.
Autumn's eight episodes are set during the First World War and the Daily Mail reports that injured soldiers from modern conflicts have been used as extras to show the "harsh reality" of the devastating conflict.
Simon Weston, the serviceman who was badly burnt during the Falklands conflict in 1982, was recruited as an advisor to ensure