23 January 2018  | 

Call the Midwife Comments

Love the show. Miranda Hart is extraordinarily brilliant. Sister Monica Joan - priceless dialogue !!!
sonny 2 1:17am Mon 11 Dec

Love it
Has the feel good factor. Being born in the late forties myself I can relate to the storylines and the music. Always leaves me in tears . 'In a good way'
A.P 10:23pm Sun 12 Mar
Cannot stand that fake posh accent of Barbaras. Not very good actress.
georgie 8:30pm Sun 12 Mar
Love Call The Midwife
Call The Midwife I think it is one of the best series we have on t.v. I hope the writers keep writing and that we have more series after this one. The actors are great as are the story lines. Well Done everyone .x.
Maureen B. 12:32pm Sun 5 Mar
Sorry I can't agree, Call The Midwife may well be based on a time in the 50s when I was in my early teens but it's portrayed like the many other soap that we have already clogging our airwaves, then perhaps the series of Garrow's Law which was replaced by it is more for the more intellectual and appreciative audience like myself....but then soaps seem to be the British way of life now..
Tellyman 1:15pm Thu 23 Feb
They definitely had them in the late 50s ( my dad used to bring them home from the pub for us,also Salt and Vinegar !!) .I think that this series is in the 60s anyway?
FeatherHG 5:38pm Tue 21 Feb
Was so looking forward to this new series only to be let down by the disgusting language used in some of the scenes. Even more so when some involved a young child. How do the scriptwriters/producers get away with it in pre watershed programmes
Unbelievable 10:44pm Sun 22 Jan
Great British drama at its best. Thanks BBC
MaartenK 11:29am Sun 6 Mar
More boring,drab BBC crap.
Dave 2:44pm Sun 24 Jan
Please please please, it's programme not program. Let's not slip into lazy American punctuation. Oh yes, great series.
Thickbloke 6:56pm Sat 7 Feb
xmas special
Brilliant as always, all the cast performing to their absolute best especially the perfectly cast Miranda Hart
Laura 1:28am Boxing Day
why no repeats?
I love Call the Midwife, but my only complaint is that it isn't repeated at all, when other programmes get shown again and again. I'm not always able to record the programme so it would be great if it could be repeated either singly, during the same week, or as a whole series a month or so later.
Jayno 6:38pm Sun 9 Mar
Love it
I love this series. Good writing,well acted,attention to the detail of the period. Having lived through this time I well remember GPs smoking and also pregnant women in the ante natal clinics. The stories never fail to bring a lump to my throat and the music chosen is perfect. Well done to all concerned.
Feather HG 4:46pm Tue 25 Feb
Hello there im triying to put wether forcast Thank you
silva 12:38pm Sat 23 Mar
Great series
So upset that it was the last episode last week. Every week I looked forward to it, television at its best. Makes a nice change to feel a warm glow at the end of a programme. All the characters were brilliant, stop knocking Miranda Hart, I think she was very good.
Ogo 8:13pm Mon 18 Mar
Ante-Natal Clinic
We used to have to sit on backless benches heavily pregnant and shift along as each was called in turn. Yes we had to pull down our tights/stockings as there was no facility to get prepared as nowadays. There was no privacy whatsoever and I distinctly remember the cigarette smoke too!
avid quizzer 10:55pm Thu 14 Mar
Heidi Thomas brill writer
I thought I'd misseda Jenny Worth book, but this series melds so well with her work she really understood her view point. Do so hope there will be a further series. So very enjoyable.
Nan 9:54pm Thu 14 Mar
I only went once toa ante natal clinic, t was horrific, we all had to sit in a row waiting with our stockings rolled down to the ankles
tquidgy 4:39pm Sun 24 Feb
Quality stuff
A good series, I like the commentary touch - and Jessica Raine is wonderful.
flyerphil 9:02pm Sun 10 Feb
London Hospital
How nice to see the London Hospital uniforms( which I wore in late 60s - early 70's.Shame the cap was slightly wrong!
Maggie 9:40pm Mon 4 Feb
The dead baby was placed on the mothers lap by the nun. This is a new concept. At that time the child would have been taken away. Also am I the only one who finds Miranda Hart a little wooden.
bemused 10:53pm Sun 27 Jan
miranda hart is brilliant in this having read the book she plays her role perfectly as do all the ladies its brilliant
busssshhh 7:49pm Wed 2 Jan
i really enjoy watching this programme, the christmas one was brill thanks xx
heidi 3:32pm Sat 29 Dec
point taken but she was playing the character long before CTM
doubletake 11:51pm Thu 19 Jul
Another series
If you have read the book you will reaise that Miranda Hart was perfect casting for Chummy.
Feather 11:42pm Thu 19 Jul
another series
if there is one please drop Miranda Hart who only ever plays one character in whatever she does - a ridiculous buffoon.
doubletake 9:22pm Wed 18 Jul
Very good, Im hooked! keep it going.
fan 7:16pm Tue 3 Jul
This series very good indeed. A brilliant program and the books are fab too. As for all you people who don't rate it, well thats your choice but you are so wrong!! Much better than the stupid football that always seems to be on in its place!
Nursing & Midwifery 7:44pm Fri 29 Jun
Best series ever!!!
The last frame with the breach birth delivery was fantastic!!! Totally gripping. Best series ever! Keep Well done Nd please please keep it running forever!!!!!
Karen 4:37pm Sat 23 Jun
Really enjoyed watching and cannot wait for the next episode. Well done!
Shez 2:51pm Sat 23 Jun
really good programme
something different, really enjoyed long may it continue
caz 12:11am Mon 27 Feb
I loved it too
I watched every single episode and at times was moved to tears. my first three children were born in the sixties and i remember ashtrays being passed round at the ante natal clinic! My youngest wwas born in the eighties when things were different. I remember every single midwife and always will.Some of the scenes moved me to tears,well done to to everyone concerned. I loved Miranda as "Chummy",brilliant casting. Roll on the next series. I intend to read the books too.
Feather 8:30pm Sun 26 Feb
What a great programme. I hope it will be the same cast in the next series. Well acted, great scripts and nostalgic scenery. Hope it comes back on soon.
TV Pundit 11:41pm Tue 21 Feb
one word AWESOME !
I am loving this program i think the story lines are excellent as is the characters ! wish i had a part in it, it looks lik so much fun ! Can not wait for the next episode or series for that matter ! for all you haters out there you speak utter rubbish !
phonie x 8:12pm Tue 21 Feb
No more shallow comments, please
Viewers who cannot stomach the realities portrayed should return to their cotton wool cacoons and only watch the Disney Channel. They should also never contemplate a family of their own without a blindfold, ear plugs,a clothes peg for their nose and a bucket as a permanent companion. As for the "hate Miranda" squad, no doubt they would relish the opportunity to rise from their armchairs and use their consummate skills to audition for the part, and oust the lady in question by means of superior skill. I, for one, will look forward to the next series with the present cast.
DUKWdriver 2:30pm Mon 20 Feb
Against the grain
Love it, but sometimes have to change channels for a minute or so to avoid the untra-sad! Reminds me of being a kid.
Child of the 40's / 50's 7:02pm Sun 19 Feb
Oh no not her again
Why is it that every time I tune in to the BBC that awful Miranda Hart is on!! Call the Midwife is not a bad drama but could be much improved without Hart.
Sarah K 5:58pm Tue 7 Feb
Please not on sunday evening
After our sunday meal around 8.00pm we like to watch a bit of telly. Imagine the horror, after consuming red meat a so-called drama about childbirth. Please not on a sunday evening....better for womens afternoon t.v. or not at all.
On behalf of male viewers 4:48pm Sun 5 Feb
One of the best!
Great series. Wonderful acting from everyone. Well done BBC!
Ruthie 1:18pm Sat 4 Feb
I for one think that this show is superb. Brilliant acting and storylines, stunning scenery and Oh My Goodness Jessica Raine is stunningly beautiful. Hope she's going to be a big star.
kevws77 11:07am Mon 30 Jan
tape measures and centimetres
don't think fundal height measurenement was done with a tape measure then and if so wouldn't it have been in inches
nearlyconvinced 9:41pm Sun 29 Jan
quite lame
TAlentless rubb-ish
gum 8:41pm Sun 29 Jan
Really for the girls!
Make sure you have eaten before this gruesome program.
redeyedrat 8:15pm Sun 29 Jan
brain rotting rubbish
lame x lame x lame x 1,000,000
Bunny 6:35pm Sun 29 Jan
Yuck! Yuck!
More purile, pathetic TV to avoid, and that's just Miranda ( I am so over rated) Hart :)Can the BBC please produce some watchable Television programmes again? Please? This programme is dire, depressing, stomach churning and pretty awful. Miranda Hart is a crap comedian and proof here she isn't a good actor either. Avidly avoiding the BBC more and more these days, Still have to pay the bloody TV licence!
Shadowbane 11:07am Sat 21 Jan
7.1 before it's shown?
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