Sister Julienne and Dr Turner clash over whether to provide a private care service, and a distressing birth raises fears of another Thalidomide case.
Drama about a group of midwives in 1960s London. Barbara is put to the test when a struggling dockworker's wife is forced into a difficult decision about her impending delivery. Show more
The pressures of modern Britain reach Poplar as a hospital secondment and a difficult birth raise moral questions for Sister Julienne. Trixie and Tom help a family breaking apart. Show more
Dr Turner prepares for the introduction of the contraceptive pill, while Patsy struggles to help a Bargee woman who is determined to give birth among her own community. Show more
A spate of violent attacks on women impacts directly on the residents of Nonnatus House. A secret pregnancy threatens the life of a young girl. Show more
Drama about a group of midwives in 1960s London. Poplar is shaken as the cause of recent infant deformities is revealed, whilst a tragedy throws Nonnatus House into disarray. Show more
Drama series about a group of midwives. 1959 is drawing to a close as the residents of Poplar prepare for Christmas, and the midwives are busier than ever. Show more
Call The Midwife: why it's not a cosy Sunday night drama. Nicole Kidman on her new film, Lion. Raising a family on a vegan diet. Miriam Margolyes. And the radical Anne Bronte. Show more
The cast and crew of Call the Midwife take a look back at some of their favourite moments from the hit show over the past ten years. Show more
Drama about a group of midwives in 1960s London. Easter approaches, and the nuns and midwives are shaken by the birth of a baby with severe, unexplained deformities. Show more
The circus comes to Poplar, putting a magical spell on its residents. A delighted Shelagh is reacquainted with an old friend, and Trixie receives an unusual gift.
Lucille helps elderly hoarder Clarice who is struggling to keep her independence. Sister Hilda and the team work hard to help a Ghanaian family with an undiagnosed illness. Show more
Drama about a group of midwives in 1960s London. Valerie helps a struggling mother accept her son's birth defect. The Turners oversee a measles vaccination trial at the clinic. Show more
Trixie cares for a young woman who is diagnosed with an intersex condition, whilst a husband suffers with inexplicable pains similar to his wife's pregnancy symptoms.
Mother Mildred and the Nonnatus House team head to the Outer Hebrides in response to a nursing shortage. Show more
Dr Turner and Nurse Crane must deal with an alarming outbreak of diphtheria. Fred finds an abandoned baby in a dustbin, and the team must help locate its mother.
The creator of Call the Midwife, Heidi Thomas, joins Jane to talk about its many themes. Plus another series of The Chain with philosopher MM McCabe, nominated by Mary Beard. Show more