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Five Star Babies: Inside the Portland Hospital

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

This episode reveals how the Portland Hospital's army of consultants, midwives, chefs and cleaners serve some of the UK's most pampered parents. We meet high-society it girl Hui, who isn't ashamed to admit she is too scared to give birth naturally.

No-nonsense Scottish nurse Pat is adamant she is not star struck but baby struck as she looks after the newborns of celebrities and royalty while they enjoy afternoon tea.

And the Countess of Bradford reveals how her career as a consultant delivering newborns has a disastrous effect on her social life. Show less

Contributors

Narrator:
Julia Ford
Series Producer:
Kari Lia
Director:
Rob McCabe
Executive Producer:
Stuart Cabb
Production Company:
Plum Pictures Ltd

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