Season 4

Premiered March 29 - May 17, 2015

Season 4 sees the community of nuns and nurses in 1960, on the cusp of much change in London’s East End. A new decade dawns, and with it come different and exciting challenges for the team at Nonnatus House. Can the nuns and midwives hold onto their traditional values in a rapidly changing world?

Joining the regular cast are Linda Bassett as Nurse Phyllis Crane and Charlotte Ritchie as Nurse Barbara Gilbert. Vanessa Redgrave will appear on screen for the first time, as the mature Jennifer Worth, during the Christmas special episode.

This series will also see stories from inside a gypsy site, a Mother and Baby home and the Bengali community. It will also explore issues surrounding Child Neglect, Mental Health, Homosexuality and a baby mix-up in the Maternity Home.    

Episode 1

Episode 1

Rejoin the nurses and midwives as they welcome a new decade and a new nurse.

Episode 2

Episode 2

Uncover the shared history between Sister Julienne and a prospective benefactor.

Episode 3

Episode 3

See a mother’s life turned upside down and Nurse Crane’s efforts to aid a hungry woman.

Episode 4

Episode 4

Visit Poplar’s seedy underworld when Sister Winifred cares for an expectant prostitute.

Episode 5

Episode 5

Witness the consequences of a Christian Science couple’s refusal of medicine.

Episode 6

Episode 6

Witness heartbreak when a diabetic teenager becomes pregnant.

Episode 7

Episode 7

See how the relationship of a couple, both in need of care, affects Fred.

Episode 8

Episode 8

See how Trixie and Sister Mary Cynthia team up to support a deaf mother-to-be.

Holiday Special 2014

Holiday Special 2014

Join the Nonnatus community to celebrate the holidays and bid farewell to the 1950s.

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