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Watch Call the Midwife 2021 Holiday Special

Holiday Special 2021
Christmas 1966 promises to be memorable one. The Nonnatus House team are faced with their busiest Christmas Day ever as the Maternity Home is filled with expectant moms and challenging cases. Luckily Mother Mildred is on hand to support the team.
Full Length 89m 40s

About the Show

Call the Midwife follows the nurses, midwives and nuns from Nonnatus House, who visit the expectant mothers of Poplar, providing the poorest women with the best possible care.

Q&A with Heidi Thomas

Creator, writer & executive producer of Call the Midwife talks about the show's popularity and why we shouldn't shy away from the truth of giving birth.
Q&A with Heidi Thomas

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