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The Downton Abbey cast have embraced that water bottle blooper

Let us ALL have water bottles.

THE PERIOD TV show Downton Abbey went unexpectedly viral earlier this week when eagle-eyed fans spotted a very modern-looking water bottle in the background of this publicity photo of Lady Edith and Robert Crawley.

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Mildly embarrassing, but the cast are taking it well. They’ve decided to turn it around and use their now-viral blunder to raise awareness for the charity Water Aid - and intentionally posed with some water bottles. 

Look at them all there.

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Meanwhile, a spokesperson for ITV has assured viewers that no plastic water bottles will be making an appearance on screen. PHEW. We were really quite worried.

Previously: Someone left a plastic water bottle in this publicity photo for Downton Abbey> 

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