call the midwife

Call the Midwife follows the nurses, midwives and nuns from Nonnatus House, who visit the expectant mothers of Poplar, providing the poorest women with the best possible care. Season 8 picks up in the Spring of 1964, when two new Sisters are sent to live and work with the team in Poplar. Nonnatus House feels full once again.

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Behind the Scenes: Reflecting on Season 8 & the Future


The Call the Midwife Cast talks about the emotional resonance of the series.

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Ballroom for Hope


Shelagh plans a special event to help pay for a new infant incubator.

Going to the Dance


Sister Hilda sees a way to give hope to young woman with Leukemia.

Behind the Scenes | New Costumes for 1964


The cast of Call the Midwife dish on new costumes and Nonnatus House.

Opposing Points of View


The nuns and nurses discuss whether a family planning center should be built in Poplar.

The Call Comes for Sister Frances


A nervous Sister Frances heads out for her first solo baby delivery.

Behind the Scenes | Mother Superior, Sister Mildred


Stephen McGann and Jenny Agutter on working with the marvelous Miriam Margolyes.