“Downton Abbey, Season 2” airs on WCTE this Sunday

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“Downton Abbey Season 2 on Masterpiece” airs at 4 p.m. Sunday, May 2 on WCTE.

WCTE has announced its schedule for this week.

Thursday, April 29

7 p.m. – “Great Scenic Railway Journeys”. This episode visits the gold rush train in Skagway Alaska, The White Pass, and Yukon Route Railroad. Then it’s off to Tennessee and a visit to Tennessee Valley Railroad, then finish up in Amish country of Pennsylvania onboard Strasburg Railroad.

7:30 p.m. – “Tennessee Crossroads”.

8 p.m. – “Live Green Tennessee” visits Winchester Farm in Dancyville, the grandmother and granddaughter behind the Set in Stone Sisters, and Dale Hollow Fish Hatchery in Celina.

8:30 p.m. – “One on One with Becky Magura”. Becky Magura sits down with former U.S. Congressman Bob Clement, a Nashville politician who served in United States House of Representatives from 1988 until 2003.

9 p.m. – “Frank Goad Clement: 41st Governor of Tennessee”. A tour of The Clement Railroad History Museum to learn all about its history and the past centered on one of the state’s great public servants, former Governor Frank Goad Clement, who died in a car accident in 1959.

9:40 p.m. – “The Extra Mile”. Short documentary about Senator Alexander’s walk across Tennessee while campaigning for governor.

10 p.m. – “Bluegrass Underground”.

10:30 p.m. – “Songs at the Center”. Hosted by singer-songwriter Eric Gnezda, from The Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center of Worthington, OH.

Friday, April 30

5 p.m. – “WCTE Live at 5”

5:30 p.m. – “BBC World News Today”.

6 p.m. – “PBS News Hour”.

7 p.m. – “Washington Week”.

7:30 p.m. – “Firing Line with Margaret Hoover”.

8 p.m. – “International Jazz Day”. A look back at 10 years of International Jazz Day concerts featuring dozens of music icons.

10 p.m. – “Song of the Mountains”. The Seldom Scene.

Saturday, May 1

7 p.m. – “Classic Gospel”. ribute to the Goodmans.

8 p.m. – “Antiques Roadshow”. Vintage Wichita.

9 p.m. – “Lost River Sessions”. Harmony heavy Americana duo Great Peacock perform an acoustic set at the Faculty House in Bowling Green, KY.

9:30 p.m. – “The Upper Cumberland Camera”. A glimpse into the past of WCTE with this episode featuring a story on foster care.

10 p.m. – “Austin City Limits”. An hour-long set with songwriter John Prine.

Sunday, May 2

3 p.m. – “Ray Stevens CabaRay Nashville”. Guest: Bill Anderson.

3:30 p.m. – “Sun Studio Sessions”.

4 p.m. – “Downton Abbey Season 2 on Masterpiece”. As the war nears its end, Downton’s aristocrats and servants put their lives back together. Mary and Sir Richard go estate hunting. A mysterious wounded officer makes a shocking revelation.

5:30 p.m. – “Bluegrass Underground”.

6 p.m. – “PBS NewsHour Weekend”.

6:30 p.m. – “One on One with Becky Magura”.

7 p.m. – “Last Tango In Halifax”. Seven years into their marriage, Alan and Celia don’t see eye to eye. Alan’s brother, Ted, plans to visit from New Zealand. Tempers get frayed when money becomes the topic of conversation at Caroline and Gillian’s birthday celebration.

8 p.m. – “Atlantic Crossing On Masterpiece”. Martha uses dinner-table tactics to help Norway. The first lady gives Martha unusual lessons in public speaking. The president gets on dangerous ground with Martha.

9 p.m. – “World on Fire on Masterpiece”. Harry and his unit reach Dunkirk, with the odds stacked against them.

10 p.m. – “Gene: An Intimate History”. A history of the human genome weaves together science and personal stories. Patients with rare genetic diseases and their doctors seek to discover cures, often in a race against time.