Air Date: January 15th, 2012
A peek into the colorful world of midwifery and family life in London's East End during the 1950s.
Season 6 - Episode 8 Mar 12, 2017
An unexpected turn of events leads to a hastily-planned wedding; Shelagh finally goes into labor; the arrival of the pill leads to unforeseen consequences.
Season 6 - Episode 7 Mar 5, 2017
Dr. Turner helps the Mullucks cope with the stress of caring for a disabled child as the terrible legacy of thalidomide becomes apparent; Nurse Crane faces an unexpected crisis.
Season 6 - Episode 6 Feb 26, 2017
Valerie Dyer cares for a pregnant Somali woman and is shocked by aspects of this unfamiliar culture. The nuns and midwives try to provide the best care for Sister Mary Cynthia.
Season 6 - Episode 5 Feb 19, 2017
Nonnatus House welcomes new recruit Nurse Valerie Dyer; a vulnerable young man captures Fred and Violet's hearts; the whereabouts of Sister Mary Cynthia is a concern.
Season 6 - Episode 4 Feb 12, 2017
An expectant mother with financial struggles enters into a painful arrangement with her cousin.
This BBC hit is the soppily tender story of '50s midwives in London's East End. [1 Oct 2012, p.38] Show More
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If you can accept Midwife for what it is--and at its core, it's a pleasant, even romantic period piece about divergent people who learn to take care of their own--there are quite a few pleasures to be found here. Show More