Call the Midwife Season 10: When is it coming to Netflix?

Call the Midwife Season 10 on Netflix
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Call the Midwife is a BBC period drama series set in the late 1950s and 1960s that follows a group of nurse midwives working in London’s East End. Jessica Raine, Miranda Hart, Helen George, Bryony Hannah, Laura Main, Jenny Agutter, Pam Ferris, Judy Parfitt, Judy Parfitt, Cliff Parisi, Stephen McGann, Ben Caplan, Emerald Fennell, Victoria Yeates, Jack Ashton, Linda Bassett, Charlotte Ritchie, Kate Lamb, Jennifer Kirby, Annabelle Apsion, and Leonie Elliott star in the series. The series is one of the most acclaimed series on Netflix so far. 

With frequent updates of seasons on Netflix not only in the US but even in other countries, Call the Midwife is one of the only BBC series to get this fast and quick updates. Season 9 has been there on Netflix for about two years now and fans have been anticipating as to when Call the Midwife Season 10 will be uploaded on Netflix. 

Call the Midwife Season 10
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Well the good news for fans is that Call the Midwife Season 10 will soon be uploaded on Netflix. The cherry on the cake is that the series has also been renewed for two more seasons after the 11th season was announced. That means, there’s a lot in store for the fans of Call the Midwife.

Here is everything you need to know about Call the Midwife Season 10 on Netflix. 

When will Call the Midwife Season 10 be available on Netflix in the US?

Call the Midwife Season 10 was supposed to premiere on Netflix in the United States in 2021. However, due to filming and broadcasting delays, the series could not get released on its due time. Season 10 then went on to get released on PBS in October 2021. Still there was no hint of the the 10th season airing on Netflix. Finally, the official announcement of Call the Midwife Season 10 coming on Netflix on March 21, 2022 has been made. 

Call the Midwife Season 10 Trailer

Watch the trailer of Call the Midwife Season 10 down below:

Call The Midwife | Series 10 Trailer - BBC Trailers

Premises of Call with Midwife

The story involves Jenny Lee, a freshly certified midwife, as well as the work of midwives and the nuns of Nonnatus House, a nursing convent and part of an Anglican religious order, as they deal with medical difficulties in the 1950s in London’s critically destitute East End. Many nursing duties are performed by the Sisters and midwives throughout the community. However, with between 80 and 100 infants born each month in Poplar alone, the major focus is on assisting mothers in having healthy pregnancies and caring for their many children.

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The first series, which begins in early 1957, deals with the “Baby Boom,” East End poverty, and postwar immigration. The second series, set in 1958, features the introduction of gas and air as a pain reliever, explosive munitions, a TB outbreak, a baby born with spina bifida, and the condemnation of the Nonnatus House structure. In the third series, set in 1959, cystic fibrosis, polio, end-of-life care, and midwifery are all depicted in a prison setting. In the 1960 set fourth series, with a patient with typhoid, the effects of thalidomide, LGBT rights, and syphilis among sex workers, the Child Migrants Program, the threat of nuclear warfare (including emergency response guidelines issued by local Civil Defense Corps), LGBT rights, and syphilis among sex workers are depicted.

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Domestic violence, an explosion at the local docks, interracial marriage, female genital mutilation, mental health, and the introduction of Reggie, a recurrent character with Down syndrome, are all featured in the sixth season, which is set in 1962. The seventh season, set in 1963, has the first main character of color, Nurse Lucille Anderson, as well as plots involving dementia, racial abuse, leprosy, and meningitis. The eighth series, set in 1964, explores issues such as abortion (which was not allowed until 1967), sickle cell illness, newborns born with cleft lip and palate, and intersex persons. The ninth series, set in 1965, deals with diphtheria, a blind expecting woman, and Nonnatus House’s ongoing position and importance in the society. 

Call the Midwife Season 10, set in 1966, contrasts Nonnatus House’s treatment with that of the private Lady Emily Clinic in Mayfair, as well as PKU, diabetes, and the abortion debate on the brink of legalization. The conditions in a mission in South Africa, the Outer Hebrides, and the order orphanage are all explored in the Christmas special episodes.

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Locations of shoot

The Shaw, Savill & Albion Line liner QSMV Dominion Monarch is in dry dock at the King George V Dock in the opening titles, and the road is Saville Road in Silvertown, east London.

The Historic Dockyard Chatham serves as a stand-in for East London streets and buildings in several of the outdoor sequences.

Nonnatus House was filmed for the first two seasons at St. Joseph’s Missionary College in Mill Hill, North London, until the building was converted into luxury flats, at which point a new Nonnatus House set was built at Longcross Studios in Surrey, where sets for the new Nonnatus and interior sets were built.

During the series, HMS Cavalier is utilized for sequences on ships, and the order’s mother house is HMS Cavalier.