‘Call the Midwife’ returning characters confirmed: Who’ll be back in Season 8?

The makers of Call the Midwife have announced which cast members will return in the next season.

BBC One’s hugely popular period drama series will return with a Christmas special this December, followed by eight new episodes in early 2019.

Season 8’s cast will include Jenny Agutter (Sister Julienne), Linda Bassett (Nurse Crane), Judy Parfitt (Sister Monica Joan), Helen George (Trixie), Laura Main (Shelagh Turner), Victoria Yeates (Sister Winifred), Jennifer Kirby (Valerie), Leonie Elliott (Lucille), Stephen McGann (Dr Turner), Cliff Parisi (Fred), Annabelle Apsion (Violet), Max Macmillan (Timothy), Trevor Cooper (Sgt Woolf) and Daniel Laurie (Reggie).

The new episodes are filming now.

Season 7 is available to buy now on DVD.

An official Call the Midwife locations tour is running until October and you can buy tickets now here.