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Season: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5
Year: 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016


Season 1


Season 1, Episode 1: Episode #1.1

15 January 2012
Nurse Jenny Lee arrives at Nonnatus House in London's East End to begin her work as a midwife. Naive and unused to the harsh conditions of the borough, she must rise above her misgivings if she is to succeed in her new role.

Season 1, Episode 2: Episode #1.2

22 January 2012
A new midwife, Chummy Browne, arrives at Nonnatus House, and finds it difficult to prove herself. Meanwhile, Jenny befriends a young Irish prostitute who is expecting a baby, and is shocked by the Church's treatment of the girl.

Season 1, Episode 3: Episode #1.3

29 January 2012
Jenny befriends an old soldier named Joe, and is disturbed by his living conditions. She is also visited by a man from her past, while Trixie and Cynthia have a sensitive case to deal with, and Chummy is asked on a date.

Season 1, Episode 4: Episode #1.4

5 February 2012
A new baby is snatched from her pram, sparking an area wide search. Jenny is more familiar with the kidnapper than she realizes, Cynthia blames herself when a patient becomes gravely ill, and Chummy's romance continues.

Season 1, Episode 5: Episode #1.5

12 February 2012
A figure from Jenny's past makes contact, while Jimmy continues to pursue her. Chummy prepares for an important meeting, and everyone at Nonnatus House rallies round the building's cleaner, Peggy, whose brother is very ill.

Season 1, Episode 6: Episode #1.6

19 February 2012
Jenny speaks to her ex-lover again, while Sister Monica Joan lands herself in trouble with the police. Chummy receives a visit from her snobbish, imperious mother which forces her to reconsider her relationship with Peter.

Season 2


Season 2, Episode 0: Christmas Special

25 December 2012
Nonnatus House is alive with preparations for Christmas. Chummy is arranging a nativity play with the Cub Scouts, Jenny is faced with a difficult case, and a young girl's predicament leads to a big decision.

Season 2, Episode 1: Episode #2.1

20 January 2013
Jenny tries to help a battered wife, Doctor Turner finds himself overcome with requests for nitrous oxide from pregnant women throughout Poplar, while Trixie and Sister Evangelia help deliver a baby in very unsavory circumstances.

Vanessa Redgrave ... Mature Jenny (voice)

Jessica Raine ... Jenny Lee

Jenny Agutter ... Sister Julienne

Helen George ... Trixie Franklin

Laura Main ... Sister Bernadette

Pam Ferris ... Sister Evangelina
Bryony Hannah ... Cynthia Miller

Judy Parfitt ... Sister Monica Joan

Miranda Hart ... Chummy Noakes

Ben Caplan ... PC Peter Noakes
Cliff Parisi ... Fred
Stephen McGann ... Dr. Turner
Claire-Louise Cordwell ... Bella Collins
Scarlett Archer ... Molly Brignall

Alexander Cobb ... Ritchie Brignall
Thomas Aldridge ... Smudger Collins
Tilly Vosburgh ... Mrs. Majorie Gray

Christopher Dane ... Captain Bjorgsen
Andy McSorley ... Glaswegian Sailor
Zandra Andersson ... Kirsten Bjorgsen
Angela Hartwell ... Tenement Woman (uncredited)

Peter Svatik ... Swedish Sailor (uncredited)

Michael Vardian ... Finnish Sailor (uncredited)

Season 2, Episode 2: Episode #2.2

27 January 2013
Chummy makes an important decision, Jenny reconnects with Jimmy, and Cynthia's conduct is called into question after the death of a baby she delivered.

Season 2, Episode 3: Episode #2.3

3 February 2013
Hesitant nursing assistant Jane Sutton arrives at the convent as Jenny is seconded to hospital work, meeting Jimmy, who, to her surprise, is one of the patients. Arrogant surgeon Aubrey Tracy misdiagnoses Jimmy and an operation is required, where Jenny acquits herself well. She also sees that Tracy is himself ill and he resigns. Meanwhile aggressive twins Meg and Mave Carter - both married to the hen-pecked Sid - arrive at the clinic as Mave is pregnant. However they eschew modern medicine for old herbal remedies and, following a bleak tarot card reading, the over-bearing Meg scares her sister into refusing hospital admission. Ultimately Mave senses that she needs professional care and allows the midwives in for a home birth - where a new generation of twins is born.

Season 2, Episode 4: Episode #2.4

10 February 2013
A friend of Chummy's, Reverend Applebee-Thornton, comes to stay at Nonnatus House and soon gets on everyone's nerves. Meanwhile, Jenny and Sister Evangelina deliver a baby with spina bifida, and Sister Bernadette plays matchmaker.

Season 2, Episode 5: Episode #2.5

17 February 2013
Nonnatus House prepares for the annual summer fête, but when a baby show is announced, the girls must find a host for the proceedings. Meanwhile, a patient of Jenny's puts her life at risk, and Sister Bernadette remains troubled.

Season 2, Episode 6: Episode #2.6

24 February 2013
Doctor Turner is concerned by the spread of tuberculosis in the community, Jenny tries to repair a father and daughter's fractured relationship, and Sister Bernadette receives devastating news.

Season 2, Episode 7: Episode #2.7

3 March 2013
Jenny encounters racism firsthand when assigned a Jamaican patient, while Cynthia has to deal with a cantankerous man suffering from diabetes. Sister Bernadette avoids Doctor Turner, and a familiar face returns to Nonnatus House.

Season 2, Episode 8: Episode #2.8

10 March 2013
Sister Bernadette is discharged from hospital, while a heavily pregnant Chummy resumes her midwifery duties. Jenny meets a new love interest, Fred's pregnant daughter pays him a visit, and Nonnatus House itself is under threat.

Season 3


Season 3, Episode 0: Christmas Special

25 December 2013
Nonnatus House and the surrounding area is evacuated when an unexploded bomb is found nearby. Meanwhile, Shelagh has doubts about her wedding to Patrick, and Jenny and Trixie help a man who is suffering from shell shock.

Season 3, Episode 1: Episode #3.1

19 January 2014
Now dating surveyor Alec, Jenny joins the other midwives in their superior new base, along with latest recruit, Sister Winifred. Jenny is concerned for Merle and Billy, a young couple whose infant boys are permanently ill, causing them to doubt their parenting skills, whilst added is stress provided by the fact that Billy's brother died as a toddler. Surprisingly, Sister Monica Joan accidentally provides Dr. Turner with the solution to the children's complaints, thus saving them. Chummy, meanwhile, drums up support for the newly opened, but under-used ante-natal clinic, taking advantage of a royal visit to put it in the spotlight. The day is a success, and to add to it, Chummy helps an older woman with a difficult birth, resulting in Sister Julienne asking her to return to work.

Season 3, Episode 2: Episode #3.2

26 January 2014
Jenny is promoted to Acting Sister at the clinic, much to the chagrin of the more experienced Trixie. Meanwhile, Cynthia is taken in by the theories of a visiting doctor, and a troubled, desperate woman seeks help.

Season 3, Episode 3: Episode #3.3

2 February 2014
Sister Julienne and Trixie attend to the female inmates at Holloway Prison, where they meet a troubled young woman. Meanwhile, Jenny deals with a vain patient, Shelagh receives horrendous news, and the girls celebrate Chummy's birthday.

Season 3, Episode 4: Episode #3.4

9 February 2014
Sister Winifred treats a young Jewish woman whose mother is plagued by remembrances of the Holocaust. Meanwhile, Shelagh tries to find a new way to channel her energy, and Alec suffers a terrible accident.

Season 3, Episode 5: Episode #3.5

16 February 2014
As Jenny takes compassionate leave after Alec's death and Sister Julienne collapses with exhaustion Shelagh returns to help out and efficient nurse Patsy Mount arrives. They start to plan for a party to mark the jubilee of Sister Evangelina taking holy orders but are interrupted by irate Mrs Harper, whose daughter Sally, a young woman with Downs Syndrome, is pregnant. The father, cerebral palsy sufferer Jacob, lives in the same residential home and they declare that they are in love and aim to marry but the baby is stillborn and Jacob is sent to another home. News of Evangelina's celebration attracts her brother Vincent, now an alcoholic tramp, and she steals food for him and sees him admitted to hospital, but her party goes ahead - despite her protests - and the community shows their appreciation of her work over the years.

Season 3, Episode 6: Episode #3.6

23 February 2014
Patsy's brusque manner sees her taken off midwifery duties and reassigned to district nursing, where a patient reminds her of her past. Meanwhile, Trixie deals with a couple whose relationship has separated them from their families.

Season 3, Episode 7: Episode #3.7

2 March 2014
Jenny returns and is seconded to the London Hospital, where she meets a fretting mother-to-be. Meanwhile, Chummy's mother visits, a patient of Cynthia's becomes mentally ill, and Tom's nervousness leads to trouble with Trixie.

Season 3, Episode 8: Episode #3.8

9 March 2014
Chummy struggles to cope with her mother's terminal illness, with her experience affecting Sister Monica Joan greatly. Meanwhile, Shelagh and Patrick receive encouraging news, and Jenny makes an important decision.

Season 4


Season 4, Episode 0: Christmas Special

25 December 2014
As Christmas approaches, Chummy and Trixie are organizing a concert. Meanwhile, Patsy takes a pair of pregnant girls to a mother-and-baby home which proves to be ill run, and Cynthia is conflicted about her future.

Season 4, Episode 1: Episode #4.1

18 January 2015
Whilst Sister Evangelina has health problems she grudgingly comes to admire Barbara Gilbert, replacement for Cynthia, for her tireless work with a new mother. Tom proposes to Trixie whilst the other nurses are concerned for the Teemans, a family of young children living in squalor, whose mother appears to have abandoned them and who are being raised by ten-year old Gary. When Gary is arrested for shop-lifting the nurses swing into action.

Vanessa Redgrave ... Mature Jenny (voice)

Emerald Fennell ... Patsy Mount

Helen George ... Trixie Franklin

Alexander Perkins ... Milkman
Simon Darwen ... Ted
Greer Dale-Foulkes ... Sarah
Tommy French ... Police Constable at Birth

Pam Ferris ... Sister Evangelina

Judy Parfitt ... Sister Monica Joan

Victoria Yeates ... Sister Winifred

Miranda Hart ... Chummy Noakes

Ben Caplan ... Sgt. Peter Noakes
Liam Kiff ... Freddie Noakes

Jenny Agutter ... Sister Julienne
Charlotte Ritchie ... Barbara Gilbert

Simon Sherlock ... Stallholder

Laura Main ... Shelagh Turner
Alfie Davis ... Gary Teeman
Alice Brown ... Angela Turner (as Alice Brown)

Olivia Llewellyn ... Colette Wimbish
Bronte Tadman ... Mother 1
Kathryn Bond ... Mother 2

Alexandra Guelff ... Bernice Teeman (as Alexandra Guelf)
Max Macmillan ... Timothy Turner
Stephen McGann ... Dr. Patrick Turner
Cliff Parisi ... Fred Buckle

Jack Ashton ... Tom Hereward
Violet Coekin-Reffell ... Jacquetta Teeman
Ben Deery ... George Wimbish
Glen Davies ... Shopkeeper
Paul Ansdell ... Paediatrician

Chris Leask ... Police Constable at Flat

Alexis Armson ... Marcy Teeman

John Carr ... Passerby (uncredited)

Rachel Marquez ... Woman Police Constable (uncredited)

Season 4, Episode 2: Episode #4.2

25 January 2015
As Sister Evangelina prepares to go on sick leave, a new midwife arrives at Nonnatus House, and they immediately clash. Meanwhile, Sister Julienne encounters a face from the past, and Barbara feels under pressure.

Season 4, Episode 3: Episode #4.3

1 February 2015
As dysentery sweeps through the area Trixie takes on her first official duty since her engagement to vicar Tom by organizing the Rose of Poplar contest whilst Phyllis is concerned for sickly Dolores McEvoy, who is living in a filthy hostel apart from her husband but is too ashamed to give the address. When Phyllis locates the hostel she also finds the source of the dysentery. Meanwhile young father-to-be Tony Amos is the victim of police entrapment when he goes cruising in a men's toilet. Dr Turner speaks up for him when he is taken to court but, although prison is avoided, bigoted attitudes make life difficult for him and his wife and the nurses' opinions are divided.

Season 4, Episode 4: Episode #4.4

8 February 2015
Sister Winifred meets a young prostitute and begins a campaign to improve the lives of women like her, Trixie reconsiders her engagement when Tom is offered a post in Newcastle, and Sister Monica Joan is unexpectedly called into action.

Season 4, Episode 5: Episode #4.5

15 February 2015
Sister Mary Cynthia returns to Nonnatus House, Barbara has trouble communicating with a pregnant Sylheti woman, Shelagh helps Patrick with his exhausting workload, and Trixie struggles to cope with her pain.

Season 4, Episode 6: Episode #4.6

22 February 2015
Phyllis deals with a young diabetic woman who has fallen pregnant, Sister Mary Cynthia comes into contact with a group of gypsies, and Patsy organizes a square dance to raise money for the Cubs' trip to Norfolk.

Season 4, Episode 7: Episode #4.7

1 March 2015
A pair of school friends are unexpectedly reunited in the delivery room, and a mix up results in complications for both. Meanwhile, Barbara helps a couple in need of assistance, and Patsy's secret relationship with Delia pains them both.

Season 4, Episode 8: Episode #4.8

8 March 2015
Trixie and Sister Mary Cynthia help a deaf-and-dumb woman, and Barbara has a baffling case. Meanwhile, Fred's daughter arrives from Birmingham and interferes with his and Violet's engagement, and Delia has a proposal for Patsy.

Season 5


Season 5, Episode 0: Christmas Special

25 December 2015
As Christmas approaches, an outbreak of measles hits Poplar. Meanwhile, Tom receives an intriguing offer from the BBC, a face from Patsy's past returns, and Sister Monica Joan goes missing.

Season 5, Episode 1: Episode #5.1

17 January 2016
Easter approaches, and the nuns and midwives are shaken by the birth of a baby with severe, unexplained deformaties.

Season 5, Episode 2: Episode #5.2

24 January 2016
Barbara is put to the test when a struggling dockworker's wife is forced into a difficult decision about her impending delivery.

Season 5, Episode 3: Episode #5.3

31 January 2016
Having delivered Jeanette Su's daughter Patsy realizes that Jeanette has typhoid, unlocking old memories of her time in a Japanese internment camp. As the disease claims another victim Jeanette's Chinese husband Benny seems the most likely suspect but Dr Turner discovers the carrier to be an unlikely source. Meanwhile popular primary school teacher Dorothy Whitmore loses her job and flat after falling pregnant by a married man and needs to be found accommodation by the nuns. Dorothy's attempts to rectify matters almost cost her her life and require the kindly intervention of Sister Winifred whilst Patsy plays down her friendship with Delia and Barbara feels guilty about her date with Tom.

Season 5, Episode 4: Episode #5.4

7 February 2016
Trixie visits burns victim Sadie Bulmer, whose teen-aged son Ian has gained a university place and wants to use it to better life for himself and childhood sweetheart Linda. However Linda falls pregnant, jeopardizing his opportunity and Ian agrees to stay with her. Then Fate steps in. Sister Julienne's patient Ruby Cottingham's difficult pregnancy means hospital admission. But Ruby has been taking thalidomide as a pain-killer and the birth is a far from happy event, requiring a deception on the sister's part and puzzling Dr Turner as more deformed babies are born. On a happier note Trixie tells Barbara there are no hard feelings over her dating Tom

Season 5, Episode 5: Episode #5.5

14 February 2016

Season 5, Episode 6: Episode #5.6

21 February 2016

Season 5, Episode 7: Episode #5.7

28 February 2016

Season 5, Episode 8: Episode #5.8

6 March 2016


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