Season 5: Episode 3

Premiered date: April 17, 2016 at 8/7c

Summertime in the East End brings with it new challenges, when an outbreak of a rare disease erupts on a Poplar street. While Patsy and Dr Turner try to track down the source of the outbreak, suspicion over who the carrier could be threatens to break apart a closely knit family.

Sister Winifred is forced to reconsider her prejudices when dealing with a mother-to-be and Barbara inadvertently agrees to go to dinner with Tom, but is wracked with worry about how Trixie will react.

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Aired: 2016-04-17 04:00:00 0:30 Rating: TV-14

Summertime in the East End brings new challenges, including a disease outbreak.

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