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Call The Midwife

Thursdays 8.30pm

Show Synopsis

Anticipation is building for a new royal baby, and community-minded Violet is holding a Teddy Bears’ Picnic and raising funds through a competition on whether the Queen will have a boy or a girl.

With the addition of the two new Sisters and the return of Trixie, Nonnatus House “feels full once more”.

But when the midwives are introduced to their new midwifery bags, old Sister Monica Joan becomes distressed as her dementia takes a turn for the worse.

Series eight moves into the spring of 1964.

Series eight moves into the spring of 1964.

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Episode 8, Series 7

Monday April 22 at 8:10am

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Episode 8 | Series 7

The team must rally to prepare for Sister Monica Joan's birthday. Meanwhile, the closing of a nearby maternity home brings in an influx of expectant mothers to the Nonnatus midwives…

Series 8

Monday April 22 at 5:20pm

Xmas Episode

Series 8

As Poplar prepares for Christmas, the nuns leave for the Mother House to vote in a new mother superior and to help care for a group of Chinese orphans.

Episode 5, Series 8

Monday April 22 at 8:00pm

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Episode 5 | Series 8

Trixie cares for a young woman who is diagnosed with an intersex condition, whilst a husband suffers with inexplicable pains similar to his wife's pregnancy symptoms.

Series 8

Monday April 22 at 11:15pm

Xmas Episode

Series 8

As Poplar prepares for Christmas, the nuns leave for the Mother House to vote in a new mother superior and to help care for a group of Chinese orphans.

Series 8

Tuesday April 23 at 10:55am

Xmas Episode

Series 8

As Poplar prepares for Christmas, the nuns leave for the Mother House to vote in a new mother superior and to help care for a group of Chinese orphans.

Episode 1, Series 8

Tuesday April 23 at 6:00pm

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Episode 1 | Series 8

Nonnatus House welcomes two new nuns. Valerie deals with a shocking case that arrives unexpectedly, and the other midwives must handle a complicated multiple birth.

Episode 1, Series 8

Tuesday April 23 at 10:40pm

Call The Midwife

Episode 1 | Series 8

Nonnatus House welcomes two new nuns. Valerie deals with a shocking case that arrives unexpectedly, and the other midwives must handle a complicated multiple birth.

Episode 1, Series 8

Wednesday April 24 at 8:10am

Call The Midwife

Episode 1 | Series 8

Nonnatus House welcomes two new nuns. Valerie deals with a shocking case that arrives unexpectedly, and the other midwives must handle a complicated multiple birth.

Episode 2, Series 8

Wednesday April 24 at 6:10pm

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Episode 2 | Series 8

Lucille helps elderly hoarder Clarice Millgrove who is struggling to keep her independence. Sister Hilda and the team work hard to help a Ghanaian family with an undiagnosed illness…

Episode 2, Series 8

Wednesday April 24 at 10:55pm

Call The Midwife

Episode 2 | Series 8

Lucille helps elderly hoarder Clarice Millgrove who is struggling to keep her independence. Sister Hilda and the team work hard to help a Ghanaian family with an undiagnosed illness…

Episode 2, Series 8

Thursday April 25 at 12:25pm

Call The Midwife

Episode 2 | Series 8

Lucille helps elderly hoarder Clarice Millgrove who is struggling to keep her independence. Sister Hilda and the team work hard to help a Ghanaian family with an undiagnosed illness…

Episode 3, Series 8

Thursday April 25 at 6:05pm

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Episode 3 | Series 8

Valerie helps a struggling mother accept her son's birth defect. The Turners oversee a measles vaccination trial at the clinic as the team prepare for the Whitsun bank holiday.

Episode 3, Series 8

Thursday April 25 at 10:55pm

Call The Midwife

Episode 3 | Series 8

Valerie helps a struggling mother accept her son's birth defect. The Turners oversee a measles vaccination trial at the clinic as the team prepare for the Whitsun bank holiday.

Episode 3, Series 8

Friday April 26 at 7:25am

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Episode 3 | Series 8

Valerie helps a struggling mother accept her son's birth defect. The Turners oversee a measles vaccination trial at the clinic as the team prepare for the Whitsun bank holiday.

Episode 4, Series 8

Friday April 26 at 5:55pm

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Episode 4 | Series 8

The team tries to unite an estranged mother and daughter who are both pregnant. Trixie's friend is devastated to discover she is pregnant.

Episode 4, Series 8

Friday April 26 at 11:00pm

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Episode 4 | Series 8

The team tries to unite an estranged mother and daughter who are both pregnant. Trixie's friend is devastated to discover she is pregnant.

Series 8

Sunday April 28 at 7:20am

Xmas Episode

Series 8

As Poplar prepares for Christmas, the nuns leave for the Mother House to vote in a new mother superior and to help care for a group of Chinese orphans.

Episode 1, Series 8

Sunday April 28 at 8:55am

Call The Midwife

Episode 1 | Series 8

Nonnatus House welcomes two new nuns. Valerie deals with a shocking case that arrives unexpectedly, and the other midwives must handle a complicated multiple birth.

Episode 2, Series 8

Sunday April 28 at 9:55am

Call The Midwife

Episode 2 | Series 8

Lucille helps elderly hoarder Clarice Millgrove who is struggling to keep her independence. Sister Hilda and the team work hard to help a Ghanaian family with an undiagnosed illness…

Episode 3, Series 8

Sunday April 28 at 11:00am

Call The Midwife

Episode 3 | Series 8

Valerie helps a struggling mother accept her son's birth defect. The Turners oversee a measles vaccination trial at the clinic as the team prepare for the Whitsun bank holiday.

Episode 4, Series 8

Sunday April 28 at 12:05pm

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Episode 4 | Series 8

The team tries to unite an estranged mother and daughter who are both pregnant. Trixie's friend is devastated to discover she is pregnant.

Episode 4, Series 8

Monday April 29 at 9:00am

Call The Midwife

Episode 4 | Series 8

The team tries to unite an estranged mother and daughter who are both pregnant. Trixie's friend is devastated to discover she is pregnant.

Episode 5, Series 8

Monday April 29 at 6:00pm

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Episode 5 | Series 8

Trixie cares for a young woman who is diagnosed with an intersex condition, whilst a husband suffers with inexplicable pains similar to his wife's pregnancy symptoms.

Episode 6, Series 8

Monday April 29 at 8:00pm

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Episode 6 | Series 8

Mother Mildred returns and helps a docker family tackle end-stage pneumoconiosis. Lucille cares for an unmarried teenage mother who wants to keep her baby.

Episode 5, Series 8

Monday April 29 at 11:15pm

Call The Midwife

Episode 5 | Series 8

Trixie cares for a young woman who is diagnosed with an intersex condition, whilst a husband suffers with inexplicable pains similar to his wife's pregnancy symptoms.

Episode 5, Series 8

Tuesday April 30 at 8:20am

Call The Midwife

Episode 5 | Series 8

Trixie cares for a young woman who is diagnosed with an intersex condition, whilst a husband suffers with inexplicable pains similar to his wife's pregnancy symptoms.

Episode 6, Series 8

Tuesday April 30 at 6:00pm

Call The Midwife

Episode 6 | Series 8

Mother Mildred returns and helps a docker family tackle end-stage pneumoconiosis. Lucille cares for an unmarried teenage mother who wants to keep her baby.

Episode 6, Series 8

Tuesday April 30 at 10:45pm

Call The Midwife

Episode 6 | Series 8

Mother Mildred returns and helps a docker family tackle end-stage pneumoconiosis. Lucille cares for an unmarried teenage mother who wants to keep her baby.

Episode 6, Series 8

Wednesday May 1 at 6:35am

Call The Midwife

Episode 6 | Series 8

Mother Mildred returns and helps a docker family tackle end-stage pneumoconiosis. Lucille cares for an unmarried teenage mother who wants to keep her baby.

Episode 7, Series 8

Wednesday May 1 at 5:50pm

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Episode 7 | Series 8

Mother Mildred decides it's time for Sister Frances to attend her first solo birth. Trixie consoles a patient who discovers she has gonorrhea.

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