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Friday, March 4, 2016

‘Downton Abbey’ Ends, But Its Manners Guru Lives On

Alastair Bruce is historical adviser to "Downton Abbey." (PBS)

Alastair Bruce is historical adviser to “Downton Abbey.” (PBS)

“Downton Abbey” historical adviser Alastair Bruce tells Here & Now’s Robin Young about why getting the details of manners and etiquette was important on Masterpiece Theater’s Edwardian soap opera. The last episode of the show airs on PBS on Sunday.

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Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson host Here & Now, a live two-hour production of NPR and WBUR Boston.

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May 26 3 Comments

NEADS Assistance Dog Bailey Graduates From Service Dog Training

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May 25 Comment

Celebrating The Class Of 2016: Peace Odiase

Odiase is one of two valedictorians at Fisk University, a historically black college in Nashville, Tennessee.

May 25 8 Comments

NEADS Service Dog Meets His Match

Here & Now has been tracking service dog Bailey, who recently met his new owner, since last year.