Sisters of the East End: A 1950s Nurse and Midwife
Heart-warming tales of nursing and midwifery from the Sisters who worked with Jennifer Worth.
‘A second’s silence and then an almighty scream. It was the most moving thing I had ever seen … A baby, a real live baby, another human life had entered the world. It didn’t seem possible and yet I had witnessed it with my very own eyes.’
Born into a happy working-class North London family in the mid-twentieth century, Katie is determined to ‘do something’ with her life. Working in the…