call the midwife

Nonnatus house faces the changes of 1962, from the beacon of the contraceptive pill to new welfare policies. Back in Poplar, the austere Sister Ursula is appointed the new head of Nonnatus House, and Sister Julienne finds herself demoted. As they strive to help mothers and families cope with the demands of childbearing, disability, disease and social prejudice, our beloved medics must make choices

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Recreating the 'Big Freeze' of 1963


The cast and crew of Call the Midwife discuss recreating the epic snowstorm of 1963.

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Which 'Midwife' Could Really Deliver a Baby?


Could the actors come through in an emergency? Their answers and other fun facts.

Continuing to Tell the Thalidomide Story


Why the show revisited the Mullucks family and Thalidomide.

The Secret of Call the Midwife


Cast and series creator discuss the the show's universal appeal.

How Characters Have Changed


How the people of Poplar have grown and evolved over the years.

Favorite Moments and Places


Midwife cast recall their favorite filming spots and scenes.

Writing the Drama of Real Life


Midwife cast on turning fictional storylines into faithful depictions of real life.