Call the Midwife Series 6

Series 6

Call the Midwife Series 6

First Air Date: January 22, 2017

First Aired on    :   2017
Episodes    :   8 episodes

It is now 1962, and the Nonnatus House team are as committed to caring for the people of Poplar as always. However, the social revolution in the outside world is mirrored by change and challenge much closer to home. As they strive to help mothers and families cope with the demands of childbearing, disability, disease and social prejudice, our beloved medics must make choices - and fight battles - of their own. Series six will see them laugh together, cry together, and pull together, supporting each other as never before.



Episodes

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6x08 Episode 8 (March 12, 2017)


An unexpected turn of events leads to a wedding being hastily arranged. Shelagh finally goes into labour. The arrival of the pill leads to unforeseen consequences.


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6x07 Episode 7 (March 05, 2017)


Dr Turner helps the Mullucks cope with the stresses of caring for a disabled child as the terrible legacy of thalidomide becomes apparent and Nurse Crane faces an unexpected crisis.


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6x06 Episode 6 (February 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.


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6x05 Episode 5 (February 19, 2017)


Nonnatus House welcomes a new recruit, Nurse Valerie Dyer. A vulnerable young man captures Fred and Violet's hearts, whilst the whereabouts of Sister Mary Cynthia is a concern.


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6x04 Episode 4 (February 12, 2017)


An expectant mother with financial struggles enters into a painful arrangement with her cousin. As Tom provides pastoral care, he reveals why this case touched him more than most.


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6x03 Episode 3 (February 05, 2017)


The winds of change are blowing through Poplar, as a new government paper calls for the eradication of small hospitals in favour of large general hospitals. Dr Turner and Shelagh are informed that an inspection of the maternity home will decide its fate.


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6x02 Episode 2 (January 29, 2017)


An explosion at the docks brings heartache to the people of Poplar, whilst Sister Ursula continues to ruffle feathers with her unpopular decisions.


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6x01 Episode 1 (January 22, 2017)


The team reunite but all is not well when a change of management shakes up Nonnatus House.




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