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Call the midwife: Series eight

Call the midwife: Series eight

Parfitt, Judy, 1935- actor; Agutter, Jenny, actor; Bassett, Linda, actor

The complete eighth series of the BBC drama, adapted from Jennifer Worth's memoirs, about a group of midwives working in poverty-stricken East London during the 1960s. In this series, Trixie (Helen George) returns to Poplar, launches a new clinic and also starts volunteering at the Women's Advice Centre, while two new nuns, Sister Hilda (Fenella Woolgar) and Sister Frances (Ella Bruccoleri), join the Nonnatus House staff. Meanwhile, the midwives confront issues including the increase of hospital births, illegal abortions and an overprotective, worried expectant mother who lost her first child. The collection also includes the 2018 Christmas special

DVD. English. Television : Drama.
Published 2 Entertain, 2019
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Available at Battersea Library.

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Details

EAN: 5051561043284
BBFC classification: 12
Note: Extras to be confirmed, Region 2, 3 disc(s), Interactive menus, Languages (English).
Note: Made in 2019.
Note: Based on the memoirs of Jennifer Worth.
Note: Credits: executive producer, Heidi Thomas; executive producer, Pippa Harris; executive producer, Christopher Aird; narrator, Vanessa Redgrave.
Note: Boxed.
Performers: Cast: Jenny Agutter, Linda Bassett, Judy Parfitt, Helen George, Laura Main, Victoria Yeates, Leonie Elliott, Stephen McGann, Cliff Parisi, Fenella Woolgar, Ella Bruccoleri.
Physical Description: 3 videodiscs : col.
System: DVD.
Other Number: 5051561043284
Publisher Number: BBCDVD4328