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Third Season of CALL THE MIDWIFE Premieres Sunday, March 30, 2014 on DPTV

Season 3 begins Sunday – stay tuned in to the Modern Day Midwives blog to give you a contemporary view of the 50’s midwifery. PBS transports viewers back to East London on the eve of the Swinging Sixties when the British drama CALL THE MIDWIFE returns to PBS for a third season on March 30, […]


Call the Midwife – Holiday Special

Premiering Sunday, December 29, 2013, at 7:30 p.m. ET, the special will pave the way for a third season of the hit drama CALL THE MIDWIFE, which returns to Detroit Public TV in spring 2014. Watch a preview > In 1958 East End London, the holidays are not just about the opening of presents, but […]

Call the Midwife Season 2

Call the Midwife Season 2 Begins Sunday March 31 – Join the Online Screening April 3

Call the Midwife, written by Heidi Thomas and based on the best-selling memoirs of the late Jennifer Worth, returns for a second season. Nonnatus House opens its doors to warmly welcome the audience back into 1950s East End London and continues to follow Poplar’s community of exceptional midwives and nursing nuns. Season 2 stays true […]


Call the Midwife Holiday Special

December 30, 2012 7:30pm ET – Watch the preview Advertisements


Modern Day US Midwifery Education

The premiere of Call the Midwife was eagerly anticipated here in the US and it did not disappoint. Jenny Lee, the main character, is a young nurse who arrives at Nonnatus House to live and learn midwifery from an order of nuns.  While viewers are given few details of her midwifery education, it is clear […]