Your favorite midwives return for a new season of BBC's immensely absorbing and popular drama, set in poverty-ridden East London in the late 1950s. With Nonnatus House scheduled for demolition, Jenny (Jessica Raine), Chummy (Miranda Hart) and Sister Julienne (Jenny Agutter) search for a new location nearby, while Jenny's relationship with Alec continues to blossom. But an outbreak of polio affects the nurses and nuns more than they could have imagined. Hop on a bicycle and share sadness and joy, tears and humor, struggle and survival in this award-winning drama, based on the best-selling memoirs of former nurse Jennifer Worth. Features the hour-long episodes as they originally aired in the UK and includes the 75-minute 2013 Christmas Special.
East End (London, England) -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Drama.
Midwives -- England -- London -- Drama.
Nuns -- England -- London -- Drama.
Poor -- England -- London -- Drama.
Poverty -- England -- London -- Drama.
Pregnant women -- England -- London -- Drama.
Worth, Jennifer, 1935-2011 -- Drama.
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
Hart, Miranda, 1972-
Neal Street Productions.
Parfitt, Judy, 1935-
Raine, Jessica, 1982-
Redgrave, Vanessa, 1937-
Thomas, Heidi, 1967-
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Worth, Jennifer, 1935-2011.