Season 5

In season five, Sister Monica Joan goes missing at Christmas time leaving the nuns and nurses distraught. Shelagh rushes to put together a children’s choir in time for a BBC broadcast from the church. Elsewhere Trixie, having battled through her issues with alcohol, finds a new purpose in her keep fit classes. And could friendship blossom into something more for vicar Tom Hereward and Barbara?

Season episodes list 5


S05E01 : Episode 1 8.89/10 (aired on 01/17/2016)

When a baby is born with severe deformities of the kind later identified as caused by the drug…

S05E02 : Episode 2 8.66/10 (aired on 01/24/2016)

Barbara treats a pregnant woman whose dockworker husband is struggling to support her as…

S05E03 : Episode 3 8.67/10 (aired on 01/31/2016)

A outbreak of typhoid erupts, and suspicion over who the carrier could be threatens to break apart…

S05E04 : Episode 4 8.85/10 (aired on 02/07/2016)

Sister Julienne is seconded to a maternity ward, and is impressed by how modern technology is being…

S05E05 : Episode 5 8.51/10 (aired on 02/14/2016)

Turner and Shelagh are at the forefront of the advances in medical technology, and begin a campaign…

S05E06 : Episode 6 9.09/10 (aired on 02/21/2016)

Poplar is rocked by a series of violent attacks on women, and a prostitute is too ashamed to report…

S05E07 : Episode 7 8.7/10 (aired on 02/28/2016)

The introduction of the contraceptive pill is welcomed by Dr Turner, but some of his colleagues are…

S05E08 : Episode 8 9.2/10 (aired on 03/06/2016)

Dr Turner is horrified to realise he may be partly to blame as the cause of the recent rise in…
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  • Original title

    Call the Midwife

  • Type

    TV series

  • Episodes

    7 Seasons • 54 Episodes

  • Rating

    8.39/10 (13 542 voting)

  • Popularity : 100%

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  • Running time

    60 :

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    Returning series