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Downton Abbey - Part 1 (#4101() Duration: 1:39:59 STEREO TVPG

Created by Oscar-winning writer Julian Fellowes (Gosford Park), "Downton Abbey" depicts the lives of the noble Crawley family and the staff who serve them, set at their Edwardian country house in 1912. Featuring an all-star cast, including Hugh Bonneville, Dame Maggie Smith and Elizabeth McGovern. Laura Linney hosts.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 7, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 8, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me

Downton Abbey - Part 2 (#4102H) Duration: 1:25:16 STEREO TVPG

Mary entertains three suitors, including a Turkish diplomat whose boldness leads to a surprising event. Downstairs, the shocking former life of Carson, the butler, is unmasked and Bates risks his health to remain valet. Starring Hugh Bonneville, Dame Maggie Smith and Elizabeth McGovern.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 14, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 15, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me

Downton Abbey - Part 3 (#4103H) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TVPG

Growing into his role as heir, Matthew brings out the bitter rivalry between sisters Mary and Edith. Servants Thomas and O'Brien scheme against Bates, while head housemaid Anna is increasingly attracted to him. Lady Violet's winning streak in the flower show is threatened. Starring Hugh Bonneville, Dame Maggie Smith and Elizabeth McGovern.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 14, 2016 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 15, 2016 -- 3:30am Remind me

Downton Abbey - Part 4 (#4104H) Duration: 1:24:41 STEREO TVPG

The heir crisis at Downton Abbey takes an unexpected turn. Meanwhile, rumors fly about Mary's virtue. Her sister Sybil takes a risk in her secret political life. Anna unearths Bates' mysterious past and O'Brien and Thomas plot their exit strategy. Starring Hugh Bonneville, Dame Maggie Smith and Elizabeth McGovern.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 21, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 22, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me

Upstairs Downstairs, Series 2 - A Faraway Country About Which We Know Nothing (#4224H) Duration: 53:17 STEREO TVPG

As 165 Eaton Place reopens its doors, two new arrivals make their mark. Sir Hallam's forthright aunt, Blanche, disrupts life upstairs, while feisty new maid Beryl struggles to adjust to life in service. Meanwhile, Lady Agnes' concern for her children reveals a dark secret about Mr. Pritchard. Sir Hallam's preoccupation with Nazi Germany leads him into dangerous waters, and a chance meeting unlocks a hidden desire.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 21, 2016 -- 9:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 22, 2016 -- 3:30am Remind me

Downton Abbey, Series II - Part One (#4201H) Duration: 1:54:46 STEREO TV14

Two years into World War I, Downton Abbey is in turmoil, as Matthew and other young men go to war - or avoid it. The women also pitch in, and many couples see their romantic dreams dashed.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 28, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 29, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me

Upstairs Downstairs, Series 2 - The Love that Pays the Price (#4225H) Duration: 53:17 STEREO TVPG

Lady Agnes catches the eye of charismatic American millionaire Caspar Landry, but as she and Sir Hallam look to their future, a tragic turn of events leaves their promised dreams, and a close family member, in jeopardy. Downstairs, Mrs. Thackeray makes a momentous decision that throws the running of 165 into chaos. Blanche and Mr. Amanjit continue to clash, until a heart-breaking cause compels them to reconsider their differences.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Tue, Jun 28, 2016 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 29, 2016 -- 4:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • Mon 5/09/16: KQEH DT54 planned short outages

      (DT54-1 through 54-5) Monday 5/09 The DT54 Over the Air signal will need to switch from main to auxiliary levels at some point Monday (most likely early afternoon) for the safety of the crew working on another station’s equipment on the tower, then back to the main antenna late-afternoon when work is completed. The change […]

    • KQED DT9: planned overnight outage, Over the Air early 5/04

      (DT9-1, 9-2, and 9-3) Early Wed 5/04, beginning 12:30am We will be shutting down our KQED DT9 Over the Air Sutro Tower (SF) transmission at apx. 12:30am early Wednesday May 4th, in order to install some new equipment. We expect to be back on the air between 4am-6am Wednesday morning. Most receivers will automatically re-acquire […]

    • 4/17/16 – KQED Plus (DT54) Over the Air Issue: Virtual ID missing

      We are aware that many Over the Air (OTA) viewers are currently unable to tune in our channels on the usual DT54.1 through 54.5. This is due to a problem with our PSIP generator, which engineers hope to have repaired on Monday 4/18. In the meantime, OTA viewers might be able to watch any of […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave 157

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KQED World

Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190
Wave 156

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V-Me

Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

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Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192
Wave 155

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