Call The Midwife

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Sunday 8:00 PM on PBS Premiered Jan 15, 2012 Between Seasons

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    • Episode 8
      Season 2 - Episode 8
      5/20/13
      9.2
      Chummy and PC Noakes meet with new challenges as they settle back down to life in Poplar. Fred is in high spirits when his pregnant daughter, Dolly, and her young son Anthony arrive to stay with him. Jenny's own jubilation comes in the form of potential love interest Alec, a friend and colleague of Jimmy's. However, in the outside world of Poplar, the winds of change are blowing with old buildings being demolished to make new way for new apartments, a situation which reaches crisis point when the convent comes under threat.moreless
    • Episode 3
      Season 3 - Episode 3
      4/13/14
      9.0
      Drama about a group of midwives in 1950s London, based on the memoirs of Jennifer Worth. Sister Julienne and Trixie brace themselves for prison life when they are rostered to work at Holloway Prison, and Sister Julienne puts her reputation on the line to help a young inmate who is expecting her first child. Meanwhile, Shelagh receives a devastating diagnosis, and Fred's eye for a bargain threatens to derail Chummy's birthday celebrations.moreless
    • Episode 2
      Season 3 - Episode 2
      4/6/14
      9.0
      Jenny is promoted which annoys not only fellow midwife Trixie but also some patients.
    • Episode 5
      Season 3 - Episode 5
      2/16/14
      8.9
      When a young woman with Down's syndrome is discovered pregnant, sinister circumstances are assumed. Meanwhile, as the nuns organise celebrations for Sister Evangelina's jubilee, Nonnatus House greets new midwife Patsy. Elsewhere, Timothy Turner takes his first steps without his callipers.
    • Episode 6
      Season 2 - Episode 6
      5/6/13
      8.9
      Crowded living conditions have always meant that Tuberculosis has been rife in Poplar. However, with the advent of the mass-Xray program to diagnose the disease early, Dr Turner is determined that the community will no longer live under the threat of TB. While the nuns and nurses support the doctor in his campaign to bring proper screening facilities to the area, Jenny's district nursing rounds lead her to a family who have suffered devastating misfortune from the disease.moreless
    • Episode 8
      Season 5 - Episode 8
      3/6/16
      8.9
      Dr Turner is horrified to realise he may be partly to blame as the cause of the recent rise in birth deformities comes to light, and tries to prevent further cases. Sister Evangelina returns to work, but has clearly been affected badly by her stroke, and her health continues to deteriorate. A pregnant bride goes into labour during her wedding reception, while her mother is forced to come to terms with her grandchild being conceived out of wedlock.moreless
    • Episode 2
      Season 4 - Episode 2
      4/5/15
      8.8
      Drama about a group of midwives in 1950s London, based on the memoirs of Jennifer Worth. Barbara faces her most challenging case to date when she treats first-time mother Abigail Bissette and the birth does not go according to plan. As Sister Julienne struggles with the increasing financial pressure on Nonnatus House, a mystery benefactor comes to the rescue. Elsewhere Sister Evangelina is unimpressed by newly arrived nurse Phyllis Crane.moreless
    • Episode 6
      Season 5 - Episode 6
      2/21/16
      8.8
      Poplar is rocked by a series of violent attacks on women, and a prostitute is too ashamed to report what she knows - but her actions lead to a dangerous man roaming the streets, with devastating consequences for the residents of Nonnatus House. A mother tries to keep her daughter's pregnancy a secret to avoid gossip, putting her life in danger. The Turners go on a long overdue holiday, but the weather ruins their plans.moreless
    • Episode 2
      Season 2 - Episode 2
      1/27/13
      8.8
      The unexplained death of a newborn baby delivered by Cynthia puts the midwife under intense scrutiny from the police and the pregnant women of Poplar, placing immense strain on her work and health as she questions her own abilities. Chummy faces pressure of a different kind as she and PC Noakes pursue a dream which could bring exciting changes for the couple, while a chance encounter returns Jimmy to Jenny's life - with surprising results.moreless
    • Episode 6
      Season 1 - Episode 6
      2/19/12
      8.8

      Sister Monica Joan's mental state seems to worsen and she is found wandering near the docks in her nightie by the police. As a result she catches pneumonia. More trouble finds her when she is accused of theft. The case is brought to trial, the nuns and nurses of Nonnatus House fear that she might go to jail.

      Chummy's mother decides to make a trip to inspect her place of work and more importantly, PC Noakes. The visit is a disaster and Chummy breaks off her relationship and even contemplates taking holy orders.

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    • Episode 4
      Season 3 - Episode 4
      2/9/14
      8.8
      Jenny's life is turned upside down when Alec has a terrible accident. Sister Winifred helps a holocaust survivor bury the past and Shelagh decides to join the local choir.
    • Episode 1
      Season 2 - Episode 1
      1/20/13
      8.8
      Jenny celebrates her birthday with Chummy and the girls, but soon after finds herself taking care of a patient in an abusive marriage.
    • Episode 2
      Season 1 - Episode 2
      1/22/12
      8.8

      Jenny meets Mary, a young Irish girl who is heavily pregnant and has ran away from a life of prostitution that she had been forced into by a man she loved. Jenny tries to help her in every way she can, though it might not be enough. Meanwhile a new midwife arrives at Nonnatus House, Chummy Browne, who is quite the fish out of the water. Though very eager to start her career as a midwife she makes slow progress, caused by her only passing her exam by a hair and her inability to ride a bicycle, which lands everyone in a spot of difficulty. Chummy struggles to show her worth.

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    • Christmas is coming, and in Poplar the midwives of Nonnatus House are busier than ever. When an abandoned baby is discovered on the steps of the convent, the whole community rallies round to provide food and clothing, and to try and trace his mother. Meanwhile, Jenny Lee (Jessica Raine) finds herself drawn into the mystery surrounding elderly local woman Mrs. Jenkins (Sheila Reid), while Chummy (Miranda Hart) is determined to stage an unforgettable nativity play.moreless
    • Episode 4
      Season 1 - Episode 4
      2/5/12
      8.7

      Jenny helps deliver a baby girl to a young couple. However a most horrendous thing happens, the baby is snatched from her pram just outside the couples house. The mother slowly sinks into a depression while the entire neighborhood stages a search party for the young child. Meanwhile Cynthia is thrown into the middle of an heartbreaking case when a young pregnant wife suffers from eclampsia. Cynthia tries to help the womans husband and is touched by the mans love and devotion to his wife. In the meantime the nurses of Nonnatus House go to a dance.

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    • Episode 7
      Season 2 - Episode 7
      3/3/13
      8.7
      Cynthia’s district nursing rounds find her administering daily insulin injections to diabetic John Lacey, a deplorable bully who consistently belittles his wife Annie. A visit from Annie’s beloved son Bob, and moral support from Cynthia, see Annie gaining confidence and start to turn her life around. Jenny’s work leads her to witness persecution of a different variety, when she looks after a black mother to be, Monique, who is subjected to racial prejudice from her neighbors. Funded by the success of the Summer Fete, Nonnatus House takes ownership of a scooter to help with their rounds.moreless
    • Episode 4
      Season 2 - Episode 4
      4/21/13
      8.7
      Returning from her stint at The London Hospital, Jenny needs all her skill as a midwife when she and Sister Evangelina assist at the birth of the Roberts' baby, who is born with spina bifida. The parents, Doug and Ruby, struggle to understand and accept their son's life limiting condition. Nonnatus House meanwhile plays host to an acquaintance of Chummy's - the Reverend Applebee Thornton, an eccentric cleric who befriends Jane.moreless
    • Episode 3
      Season 1 - Episode 3
      1/29/12
      8.7

      Jenny meets an eighty year old man, the gentle ex soldier Joe, who suffers from terrible leg ulcers. Jenny starts to form a friendship with the old man, but struggles with her revulsion at his filthy living conditions. Trixie and Cynthia deal with an older couple who are surprised by their pregnancy. The husband seems thrilled, becoming a father for the first time so late in his life, but the wife seems troubled by something. An old male friend of Jenny stops by with a favor to ask and Chummy keeps running into the police constable she ran over with her bike.

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    • Episode 1
      Season 5 - Episode 1
      1/17/16
      8.7
      Easter approaches, and for the nuns and midwives of Nonnatus House it's as busy as ever as babies are born to myriad families across the borough. One such delivery brings with it its own set of shocks, as Patsy helps experienced mother Rhoda Mullucks give birth to a baby with severe deformities, with no clear explanation. As the mother refuses to reject her new-born child, the father struggles to come to terms with the harsh realities of his daughter's problems. Support and intervention from Sister Mary Cynthia, Dr Turner and Shelagh proves invaluable as they try to rebuild this loving family. Meanwhile, the new exercise craze has reached Poplar, led by Nonnatus' very own Trixie. As she begins teaching a keep-fit class, she's surprised when the exercises lead to a medical emergency for one of her group. The experience leads her to realise that women sometimes lack a basic understanding of their own bodies, and she aims to rectify it, one patient at a time.moreless
    • Episode 2
      Season 5 - Episode 2
      1/24/16
      8.7
      Barbara experiences the biggest test of her career when a struggling dockworker's wife is forced into a difficult decision about her impending delivery. Nurse Crane meets a new friend who promises great adventure but conceals a secret. Sister Evangelina is forced to take action when a mistake comes to light.
    • Episode 1
      Season 6 - Episode 1
      1/22/17
      8.7
      The midwives receive a rapturous and warm welcome home from their South African adventure but all is not well at Nonnatus House. In their absence, Sister Ursula has been running a very tight ship and it is quickly announced that she will remain in charge at Nonnatus House, above Sisiter Julienne. The midwives are drawn into helping Trudy, a heavily pregnant mother whose husband has just been released from prison for extortion.moreless
    • Episode 7
      Season 5 - Episode 7
      2/28/16
      8.7
      The introduction of the contraceptive pill is welcomed by Dr Turner, but some of his colleagues are less keen on the idea. Patsy tries to help a bargee who wants to give birth among her own community rather than in a maternity ward. Nurse Crane deals with an emergency during a storm, and a familiar face returns to Nonnatus House - but has been changed by her time away.moreless
    • Episode 1
      Season 4 - Episode 1
      3/29/15
      8.6
      Drama about a group of midwives in 1950s London, based on the memoirs of Jennifer Worth. A chance encounter with an impoverished child forces Trixie to see an unfamiliar darker side of life. As Nonnatus House welcomes a new resident, Nurse Barbara Gilbert, Tom Hereward has a surprise romantic gesture in store for Trixie.moreless
    • Episode 1
      Season 3 - Episode 1
      1/19/14
      8.6
      Drama about a group of midwives in 1950s London, based on the memoirs of Jennifer Worth. As Jenny struggles to care for exhausted mother Merle Vickers and her two sickly sons, it is Sister Monica Joan who holds the key to the diagnosis of their mystery illness. Meanwhile, Chummy calls on her royal connections for the official opening of the new ante-natal and baby clinic, and Nonnatus House welcomes a new resident, Sister Winifred.moreless
    • Episode 1
      Season 1 - Episode 1
      1/15/12
      8.6

      Newly qualified midwife Jenny Lee begins her career at what she assumes is a small private hospital, but which turns out to be a nursing convent called Nonnatus House situated in the East End of London. Initially she has trouble getting used to her new colleagues and the extremely poor surroundings of her patients, but eventually she settles in and is given her first case - the care of a Spanish woman pregnant for the 25th time, a case which is complicated by the fact that the woman does not speak English.

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    • Episode 3
      Season 4 - Episode 2
      2/1/15
      8.6
      Drama about a group of midwives in 1950s London. The Nonnatus team rallies to support first-time parents Marie and Tony Amos when Tony is arrested for gross indecency with another male. Elsewhere, as Poplar is gripped by an outbreak of dysentery, Trixie undertakes her first official church duty since her engagement to Tom.moreless
    • Episode 5
      Season 1 - Episode 5
      2/12/12
      8.6

      The brother of the cleaner at Nonnatus House is diagnosed with cancer. Everyone does their bit to help and Jenny provides care for Frank and Peggy and learns they were brought up in a workhouse, a terrible place which still holds influence over both siblings' lives.

      Fred's latest money-making venture, a pig called Evie turns out to be pregnant and it is up to the nuns and nurses to help out Evie when she goes into labour.

      Meanwhile PC Noakes invited Chummy to meet his mother and Jenny, Trixie, Cynthia and Jimmy go on a trip to the country.

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    • Episode 5
      Season 2 - Episode 5
      4/29/13
      8.6
      The whole Poplar community pull together to prepare for the annual Summer Fete. This year with the introduction of a Baby Show the Nonnatus House midwives will be more involved than ever; especially Trixie who assumes responsibility for securing a celebrity judge. For others though, life is a little less festive. At the ante-natal clinic Jenny meets Nora Harding an impoverished mother of eight, who is distraught that she may soon have another mouth to feed.moreless
    • Christmas Special 2014
      Season 3 - Episode 9
      12/28/14
      8.5
      1959 is drawing to a close as the residents of Poplar prepare for Christmas, and the midwives of Nonnatus House are busier than ever. When two pregnant teenagers are sent to a mother and baby home, Chummy and Patsy are horrified by the conditions they find there. They rally to provide the pregnant teenagers with the utmost care and support as preparations are made for them to give up their babies. The girls' predicament makes Shelagh Turner reflect on her own adopted daughter's background. Elsewhere, Cynthia gets caught up in the heartbreaking mystery that surrounds a couple struggling to survive after leaving a recently closed mental asylum. She also makes her own momentous decision to join the religious life, whilst other Nonnatuns pull out all the stops to stage a truly memorable Christmas concert.moreless
    • Episode 7
      Season 3 - Episode 7
      3/2/14
      8.5
      As Jenny returns to Nonnatus House, her encounter with nervous first-time mum, Faye, forces her to break the rules. Chummy throws herself into preparations for her mother's visit, whilst Sister Julienne and Cynthia deal with acute mental illness in a newly-delivered mother.
    • Episode 8
      Season 3 - Episode 8
      3/9/14
      8.5
      Drama about a group of midwives in 1950s London, based on the memoirs of Jennifer Worth. As preparations are made for Chummy to nurse her dying mother at home, Jenny finds herself drawn to help. Whilst Shelagh and Dr Turner await news from the Adoption Society, Shelagh pulls out all the stops when she enters her choir into a competition.moreless
    • Episode 3
      Season 3 - Episode 3
      2/2/14
      8.5
      After the nursing staff call in sick, Sister Julienne and Trixie go to Holloway prison to care for the inmates.
    • Episode 2
      Season 3 - Episode 2
      1/26/14
      8.5
      Jenny is delighted to be promoted to acting sister, but she soon finds herself dealing with her most challenging case yet. Elsewhere, Cynthia spearheads a new birthing practice for the expectant mothers of Poplar, Sister Winifred puts her green-fingered skills to good use, and Chummy continues to juggle her work and home lives.moreless
    • Episode 6
      Season 3 - Episode 6
      2/23/14
      8.5
      Patsy's brusque manner lands her in trouble with the nuns and she is removed from midwifery duties. Soon after, she finds herself taking care of a male patient who is on bed rest after an accident at work. Trixie agrees to go on a date with a curate, Tom Hereward. Dr Turner and Shelagh discuss how they might expand their family.moreless
    • Episode 3
      Season 5 - Episode 3
      1/31/16
      8.5
      A outbreak of typhoid erupts, and suspicion over who the carrier could be threatens to break apart a closely knit family. Sister Winfred faces a personal dilemma when a local teacher is revealed to be pregnant by a married man. When the woman takes matters into her own hands, Sister Winifred is forced to consider the role her own prejudices may have played.moreless
    • Episode 5
      Season 5 - Episode 5
      2/14/16
      8.5
      Turner and Shelagh are at the forefront of the advances in medical technology, and begin a campaign to ensure better respiratory health for their patients. However, Timothy fears their own lifestyle is not good for them and tries to encourage his parents to give up smoking. Violet injures her back and is forced to leave the shop in Fred's hands, a decision that strengthens their relationship but which proves to have other, unforeseen consequences. A new mother's past comes to light, with devastating repercussions for her family. Nurse Crane draws on her own experiences to help her.moreless
    • Episode 4
      Season 5 - Episode 4
      2/7/16
      8.5
      Ian gets accepted into University which upsets Sadie but Ian soon faces a complicated issue after some news from Linda.
    • Episode 5
      Season 6 - Episode 5
      4/30/17
      8.5
      Nonnatus House welcomes a new recruit; a vulnerable young man captures the hearts of Fred and Violet, while the whereabouts of Sister Mary Cynthia causes distress among the team.
    • Episode 6
      Season 6 - Episode 6
      5/7/17
      8.5
      Valerie Dyer oversees the care of an expectant Somali woman and is shocked when she uncovers a troubling aspect of this unfamiliar culture; and the Nonnatus family unites to provide the very best care for Sister Mary Cynthia.
    • Episode 4
      Season 6 - Episode 4
      4/23/17
      8.5
      An expectant mother with financial struggles enters into a painful arrangement with her cousin. As Tom provides pastoral care, he reveals why this case touched him more than most.
    • Episode 7
      Season 6 - Episode 7
      5/14/17
      8.5
      Dr Turner helps the Mullucks cope with the stresses of caring for a disabled child as the terrible legacy of thalidomide becomes apparent and Nurse Crane faces an unexpected crisis.
    • Episode 8
      Season 6 - Episode 8
      5/21/17
      8.5
      A wedding is hastily arranged following an unexpected turn of events. Shelagh finally goes into labour. The arrival of the pill leads to unforeseen consequences.
    • Episode 3
      Season 2 - Episode 3
      2/3/13
      8.4

      Jenny is seconded to a short staffed London Hospital to work on the male surgical ward and finds herself working under an intimidating surgeon, Mr Tracey. Back in Poplar the midwives have a new addition to the household, Jane, who lends a hand in Jenny's absence. In one of their most unusual cases, the nuns and midwives are introduced to a forthright pair of twins Meg and Mave Carter. The two women are identical in every way, they even share a husband; except one of them is now pregnant.

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    • Episode 5
      Season 4 - Episode 5
      4/26/15
      8.4
      A Christian Science couple is suspected of harming their baby; Barbara tries to communicate with a pregnant woman who can't speak English; Sister Mary Cynthia returns; and Fred meets a woman who catches his eye.
    • Episode 7
      Season 4 - Episode 7
      5/10/15
      8.3
      Drama about a group of midwives in 1950s London. The maternity home sees two school friends reunited and their lives become intertwined in the most unexpected way. Elsewhere, Barbara and Sister Mary Cynthia team up to implement a revolutionary technique on their bedsore patient before it is discovered that it is his steadfast wife who is the one most in need of care.moreless
    • Episode 3
      Season 2 - Episode 3
      4/15/13
      8.2
      Jenny is seconded to a short staffed London Hospital to work on the male surgical ward and finds herself working under an intimidating surgeon, Mr. Tracey. Back in Poplar the midwives have a new addition to the household, Jane, who lends a hand in Jenny's absence. In one of their most unusual cases, the nuns and midwives are introduced to a forthright pair of twins Meg and Mave Carter. The two women are identical in every way; they even share a husband; except one of them is now pregnant.moreless
    • Episode 4
      Season 4 - Episode 4
      4/19/15
      8.1
      Drama about a group of midwives in 1950s London. The midwives face one of their busiest nights to date, whilst Sister Winifred concentrates her efforts on the prostitutes of Poplar. Elsewhere, cracks start to appear in Trixie and Tom's relationship.
    • Episode 8
      Season 4 - Episode 8
      5/17/15
      8.0
      In the Season 4 finale, Trixie and Sister Mary Cynthia care for a deaf mother-to-be; a case of morning sickness proves to be more serious than initially believed; and Fred's daughter isn't happy about his forthcoming wedding.
    • Episode 6
      Season 4 - Episode 6
      5/3/15
      8.0
      Drama about a group of midwives in 1950s London. A young diabetic girl faces heartbreak when she falls pregnant as a result of a clandestine romance. Elsewhere, the midwives become involved with a settlement of Irish Travellers and Sister Mary Cynthia delivers her first baby since becoming a nun.
    • Christmas Special 2014 Part 1
    • Christmas Special 2016
      Christmas Special 2016
      Season 7 - Episode 2
      12/22/16
      8.0
      An unexploded bomb is found, throwing festivities into chaos for the residents of Poplar just days before Christmas.
    • Christmas Special 2013 Part 1
    • Christmas Special 2014 Part 2
    • Episode 3
      Season 6 - Episode 3
      4/16/17
      8.0
      A Chinese first-time mother faces an unexpected crisis, while new legislation and Sister Ursula cause serious problems for Shelagh and Dr. Turner.
    • Episode 2
      Season 6 - Episode 2
      4/9/17
      8.0
      Sister Ursula continues to reign with an iron fist and the midwives at Nonnatus House struggle to toe the line, especially when she insists they must not be emotionally involved with their patients. This unpopular new edict is immediately put to the test when new father George Marsh is badly burnt in an explosion at the docks and is unable to support his new family.moreless
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