In season one we are introduced to the local community through the eyes of young nurse Jenny Lee as she lives and works as a midwife alongside the Nuns of the Order of St. Raymond of Nonnatus in the deprived Poplar district of London's desperately poor East End in the 1950s.
|Jenny Lee starts her career as a midwife at Nonnatus House in London. She is surprised to find that…|
|A new girl arrives Nonnatus House and finds it hard to earn the respect of Sister Evangelina. Jenny…|
|Jenny does some district nursing to extend her community practice experience and befriends an old…|
|A baby girl is snatched from her pram and the local community unites for the search. Cynthia sees…|
|When Peggy’s brother is diagnosed with cancer, Jenny and the nuns are called upon to care for him.…|
|When Chummy's imperious mother visits and disapproves of Peter Noakes, Chummy defies her mother and…|