Downton Abbey writer Julian Fellowes returning to ITV

Today ITV have confirmed that Julian Fellowes' Belgravia is coming to the channel with the announcement of a six-part series.

The adaptation of Julian Fellowes' best-selling novel will see the award-winning creative team behind Downton Abbey reunited for the ITV adaptation with Carnival’s Gareth Neame executive producing alongside Nigel Marchant, Liz Trubridge and Fellowes.

Belgravia is a story of secrets and dishonour amongst the upper echelon of London society in the 19th Century. When the Trenchards accept an invitation to the now legendary ball hosted by the Duchess of Richmond on the fateful evening of the Battle of Waterloo, it sets in motion a series of events that will have consequences for decades to come as secrets