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Episode 5

Episode 5 of 8

Nonnatus House welcomes a new recruit, Nurse Valerie Dyer. A vulnerable young man captures Fred and Violet's hearts, whilst the whereabouts of Sister Mary Cynthia is a concern.

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1 hour

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 00:01

    Peter Salem

    Call The Midwife Theme

  • 00:38

    The Drifters

    When My Little Girl Is Smiling


Role Contributor
Sister Julienne Jenny Agutter
Nurse Phyllis Crane Linda Bassett
Sister Monica Joan Judy Parfitt
Nurse Trixie Franklin Helen George
Sister Mary Cynthia Bryony Hannah
Shelagh Turner Laura Main
Valerie Dyer Jennifer Kirby
Nurse Barbara Gilbert Charlotte Ritchie
Sister Winifred Victoria Yeates
Tom Hereward Jack Ashton
Dr Patrick Turner Stephen McGann
Fred Buckle Cliff Parisi
June Dyer Sarah Winman
Ivy Jackson Kate Williams
Reggie Jackson Daniel Laurie
Angela Turner Alice Brown
Timothy Turner Max Macmillan
Crystal Williams Laura Elphinstone
Bill Williams Carl Prekopp
Nurse Delia Busby Kate Lamb
Violet Buckle Annabelle Apsion
Christopher Dockerill Jack Hawkins
Boy 1 Luke Higgins
Boy 2 Max Potter
Sister Ramsey Jemma Churchill
John Michael Shelford
Voice of Mature Jennifer Worth Vanessa Redgrave
Writer Andrea Gibb
Executive Producer Pippa Harris
Executive Producer Heidi Thomas
Producer Ann Tricklebank
Director Lisa Clarke
Production Company Neal Street Productions