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Call the Midwife

  • 2018
  • Season 7
  • 8 episodes
  • Drama

Summary

A moving and intimate insight into the colourful world of midwifery and family life in 1960s east London.

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Episode 8: Call the Midwife

Summary

The nurses and midwives of Nonnatus House prepare to celebrate Sister Monica Joan's birthday, but plans are put on hold when the closure of a nearby maternity home leaves them inundated with new patients, many of whom are in urgent need of support. Lucille treats a woman whose father is offering shelter to an old friend suffering with memory loss, and as November 22, 1963 arrives, the residents of Poplar are rocked by shocking news from America.

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Credits

Cast

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Sister JulienneJenny Agutter
Nurse Phyllis CraneLinda Bassett
Sister Monica JoanJudy Parfitt
Nurse Trixie FranklinHelen George
Shelagh TurnerLaura Main
Sister WinifredVictoria Yeates
Nurse Valerie DyerJennifer Kirby
Violet BuckleAnnabelle Apsion
Lucille AndersonLeonie Elliott
Tom HerewardJack Ashton
Dr Patrick TurnerStephen McGann
Fred BuckleCliff Parisi
RectorSimon Wright
Reggie JacksonDaniel Laurie
Stanley HodgkissDavid Bamber
Olive MawsonScarlett Alice Johnson
Angela TurnerAlice Brown
DonaldDavid Calder
Timothy TurnerMax Macmillan
TV repair manDavid Boyle
JosieBarbara Smith
Sgt WoolfTrevor Cooper
Mrs O'LearyJenny Fennessy
Mrs HuqRameet Rauli
Voice of mature Jennifer WorthVanessa Redgrave

Crew

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DirectorSyd Macartney
Executive producerPippa Harris
Executive producerHeidi Thomas
Executive producerAnn Tricklebank
ProducerAnn Tricklebank
WriterHeidi Thomas

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  • Episode 8

    Call the Midwife

    Summary

    The nurses and midwives of Nonnatus House prepare to celebrate Sister Monica Joan's birthday, but plans are put on hold when the closure of a nearby maternity home leaves them inundated with new patients, many of whom are in urgent need of support. Lucille treats a woman whose father is offering shelter to an old friend suffering with memory loss, and as November 22, 1963 arrives, the residents of Poplar are rocked by shocking news from America.

    How to watch

    Next showing

    There are no live broadcasts scheduled for this show. But it is available via the streaming providers below.

    Streaming

    Details

    Formats
    Colour

    Credits

    Cast

    rolename
    Sister JulienneJenny Agutter
    Nurse Phyllis CraneLinda Bassett
    Sister Monica JoanJudy Parfitt
    Nurse Trixie FranklinHelen George
    Shelagh TurnerLaura Main
    Sister WinifredVictoria Yeates
    Nurse Valerie DyerJennifer Kirby
    Violet BuckleAnnabelle Apsion
    Lucille AndersonLeonie Elliott
    Tom HerewardJack Ashton
    Dr Patrick TurnerStephen McGann
    Fred BuckleCliff Parisi
    RectorSimon Wright
    Reggie JacksonDaniel Laurie
    Stanley HodgkissDavid Bamber
    Olive MawsonScarlett Alice Johnson
    Angela TurnerAlice Brown
    DonaldDavid Calder
    Timothy TurnerMax Macmillan
    TV repair manDavid Boyle
    JosieBarbara Smith
    Sgt WoolfTrevor Cooper
    Mrs O'LearyJenny Fennessy
    Mrs HuqRameet Rauli
    Voice of mature Jennifer WorthVanessa Redgrave

    Crew

    rolename
    DirectorSyd Macartney
    Executive producerPippa Harris
    Executive producerHeidi Thomas
    Executive producerAnn Tricklebank
    ProducerAnn Tricklebank
    WriterHeidi Thomas

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