Call the Midwife - Series 3
Thursday 13th February 2014
Based on the memoirs of Jennifer Worth, Call the Midwife follows Nurse Jenny Lee and the midwives from Nonnatus House convent as they provide the best possible care to the expectant mothers of Poplar. Call The Midwife series three BBC DVD and the 1-3 boxset will be available from 17th March 2014, courtesy of BBC Worldwide.
This series sees Chummy, PC Noakes and baby Freddy back in the East End; Sister Bernadette - now known as Shelagh since leaving the convent - preparing for her wedding to Dr Turner; and Jenny facing some tough personal and professional challenges.
At Christmas, when an unexploded World War II bomb is found under a warehouse close to Nonnatus House, the nuns and dozens of local families find themselves homeless. Later, Dr Turner finds himself in a race against time to immunise children against polio, and when a Royal visitor comes to the East End, Chummy persuades them to open the new Community Centre.
A fascinating portrayal of birth, life, death and a community on the brink of huge social change, Call the Midwife continues to offer a gripping insight into a world that is so drastically different from how we live now.
DVD extras include interviews with Producer Pippa Harris and cast members Jenny Lee, Trixie, Cynthia and Chummy, discussing how the cast relationship has developed, what they want to take home, the similarities with their characters and how the gritty story lines continue to pull at heartstrings.
- Interviews with cast
Please note - Disc special features are subject to change, may differ from format to format and/or may differ from region to region.