This article is about Series One of Call The Midwife.
Series One was first broadcast in 2012 and introduced us to the inhabitants of Nonnatus House and their work in the community of Poplar, London in the 1950s.
Along with childbirth, the first series addressed issues such as extreme poverty, prostitution and brothels, the closure of the workhouses, the care of the dying and the attitudes towards unwed pregnancies at the time.
Jenny Agutter as Sister Julienne
Miranda Hart as Chummy Browne
Jessica Raine as Jenny Lee
Pam Ferris as Sister Evangelina
Helen George as Trixie Franklin
Judy Parfitt as Sister Monica Joan
Bryonny Hannah as Cynthia Miller
Laura Main as Sister Bernadette
Cliff Parisi as Fred Buckle
Stephen McGann as Dr Turner
Ben Caplan as PC Peter Noakes
George Rainsford as Jimmy Wilson
Vanessa Redgrave as the voice of Mature Jenny
Emma Noakes as Shirley Redmond (Episode 4)
Amy McAllister as Mary (Episodes 2 & 4)
Roy Hudd as Joe Collett (Episode 3)
Tina O'Brian as Cathy Powell (Episode 6)
Carolina Valdes as Conchita Warren (Episode 1)