Drama following the lives of a group of midwives working in the poverty-stricken East End of London during the 1950s, based on the best-selling memoirs of Jennifer Worth.

Cast: Sister Julienne - Jenny Agutter; Dr. Patrick Turner - Stephen McGann; Sister Monica Joan - Judy Parfitt; Fred Buckle - Cliff Parisi; Mature Jenny - Vanessa Redgrave; Beatrix "Trixie" Franklin - Helen George; Sister Winifred - Victoria Yeates; Sister Evangelina - Pam Ferris; Cynthia Miller - Bryony Hannah; Tom Hereward - Jack Ashton; Jennifer "Jenny" Lee - Jessica Raine; Phyllis Crane - Linda Bassett; Sister Bernadette - Laura Main; Violet Gee - Annabelle Apsion; Barbara Gilbert - Charlotte Ritchie; Patsy Mount - Emerald Fennell; Valerie Dyer - Jennifer Kirby; Lucille Anderson - Leonie Elliot; Camilla "Chummy" Browne - Miranda Hart;

Network: BBC One (United Kingdom)
Premiered: 15.January.2012
Status: Running