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Celebrate Mother's Day With Call The Midwife

Mother’s Day is a day where we say thanks for everything our mothers, and women who have been in our lives like mothers, have done for us, like teaching us how to love, nurturing us and guiding us...

May 6, 2016

What's New On Call The Midwife Season 5

Spring is a time for everything that is new, so it would only make sense for us to present a new season of Call The Midwife which premieres April 5 at 8 p.m. Season 5 of the beloved series will bring...

March 31, 2016

Wrapping Up and Letting Go

Nurse Jenny Lee is holding a newborn, wiping the little head clean. The voiceover is speaking of the beauty of newborns, then the beauty of older people. We see an older woman standing by the water...

November 8, 2012

Dances With Nurses

Shirley Redmond gives birth to her first child, a daughter. Shirley and her husband are obviously overjoyed, and I manage to stay dry-eyed. This episode is off to a good start! Shirley's last baby...

October 23, 2012

Sister Bernadette, Nurse Trixie, Nurse Cynthia, and Nurse Chummy Character Biographies

Final character biographies, from PBS.org. SISTER BERNADETTE (Laura Main) SISTER BERNADETTE is still in her 30's, the closest in age to JENNY and the other secular midwives. A consummate...

October 18, 2012

Reunions

In this week’s episode, Nurse Jenny is given a district nursing assignment of caring for retired soldier Joe Collett. The ulcers on his legs keep him housebound in a tenement flat infested with bugs...

October 16, 2012

Nurse Jenny and Sister Julienne Character Biographies

I've been having a hard time keeping some of the characters straight, so I thought some background on the characters might be helpful. The bios are from PBS.org.   Nurse Jenny Lee (Jessica Raine)  ...

October 12, 2012