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Twitter Response

The response has been incredibly positive to the series, especially across social media sites. Here are some of the comments made about the series on Twitter

  • #midwives is heartbreaking stuff tonight. A very different angle from One Born Every Minute.
  • #midwives #bbc2 traumatic - I keep forgetting to breathe - amazing programme.
  • Watching #Midwives on BBC2... amazing programme that highlights how hard midwives have to work! Some really sad stories too :( #NHS
  • Very good episode of #Midwives on #BBC2 on high risk pregnancies. Lots of silent Mum stories. Well done BBC #reallife:(
  • #BBC2 #TheMidwives Absolutely heart wrenching stuff. What a fantastic programme documenting real issues in pregnancy and childbirth.
  • Glad they're addressing how difficult the course is!!!!! #TheMidwives
  • The Midwives: Fighting For Life was amazing! So fantastic! #themidwives #bbc2
  • Watching The Midwives: Fighting for Life really makes me want to be a midwife! #bbctwo #themidwives
  • Just watched #TheMidwives Bringing life into the world is so precious and you all truly do an amazing job, very emotional..
  • Ok that was rather amazing to watch. Really thinking about my future now  #midwives
  • #TheMidwives at St Marys look sooo nice!! Aww
  • I really like #TheMidwives programme on BBC2. #preciousbabies #amazingmidwives #wonderfulNHS
  • Good programme and shows SMH in a very good light #TheMidwives
  • Watching #themidwives #bbc2 They are proper superstars and worth their weight in gold
  • #TheMidwives on #BBC2 such a brill show showing the amazing work the men and women of maternity teams do! #Goodworkguys
  • Watching #themidwives on #bbc2. Addictive telly. I cry happy tears at every birth. Few more worthy professions. Heroines all.