Call the Midwife

The marvellous medics are challenged like never before this week as they face two rare cases.

The marvellous medics are challenged like never before this week as they face two rare cases.

First up, a Nigerian man causes panic when he goes into hiding with what he, and everyone else, fears is a deadly case of smallpox.

Thankfully, lovely Reggie is back for a visit and both he and Sister Monica Joan bond with the terrified man.

Meanwhile, Lucille does her best to help a pregnant woman who, due to the traumatic delivery of her first baby, now has a severe phobia of giving birth.

There’s light relief, though, as busy bees Vi and Fred organise the annual Poplar Picnic, while there are smiles all round as two much-loved Nonnatus House favourites return to join in
the fun…