A baby changes everything. Two at once and you get twice the intensity, challenges and emotions. Featuring one birth per episode, the series follows the compelling stories of couples taking on more than they bargained for. All their experiences, from initial reactions to the special bond between parent and child, are shared.
S01:E01 - Episode 1
In the first of a new series following fifteen couples through the trials and triumphs of having multiples: Alice and Matthew already have one set of twins and are expecting another set -- how do they think they'll cope with four under-two's? Julia and Tony are expecting twins through IVF -- but will Tony's job as a naval commander mean he misses out on a double delivery? And meet Vanessa and Dave, who can't believe they're going to have triplets.
S01:E02 - Episode 2
There's a nail-biting battery of tests for Vanessa, as she finds out whether a history of bone cancer is likely to affect her triplet pregnancy. It's all in a day's work for Alice, as she juggles her hotel job with the care of her twin toddlers. And navy wife Julia struggles to cope alone with her new twins, as she waits for her ship to come in
S01:E03 - Episode 3
Meet Louise and Lincoln, whose family's due to grow by two with the new arrivals. Triplet mum Vanessa faces the horror of a house-move. And it's an anxious time for Alice, who delivered her last set of twins prematurely, and is worried it might happen again
S01:E04 - Episode 4
Married on their second date, together two years and expecting two babies: there's double trouble for Thomas and Elizabeth. It's all smiles, as proud parents Louise and Lincoln pose for family portraits. And the babies keep on coming: it's birth day for Vanessa and Dave's triplets
S01:E05 - Episode 5
Alice goes into labour - but it's a difficult delivery. Elizabeth's twins look set to be heavyweights, as her bump just keeps getting bigger. And Vanessa and Dave take their triplets home
S01:E07 - Episode 7
Teenage mum Kym's admitted to hospital with suspected labour pains -- eight weeks early. It's time to deliver Elizabeth and Thomas's super-sized twins -- but how much will the babies actually weigh when they tip the scales? And there's a cat fight for Teresa and Julian, as they bid farewell to their ferocious feline before the babies' arrive.
S01:E08 - Episode 8
Teenage mum Kym has an emergency caesarean; it's babies' day out, as Vanessa and Dave's triplets get a new set of wheels and meet Paula and Kenny, who are expecting twins through fertility treatment after seven years' of trying.
S01:E09 - Episode 9
It's birth day for Teresa and Julian's identical twin girls. Paula finds the decision to have her twins delivered by caesarean an emotional one. And emotions are running high too for Matthew and Alice: as Matthew goes back to work, leaving a tearful Alice to manage two sets of twins under two!
S01:E11 - Episode 11
Meet Michelle who went through two ectopic pregnancies, before getting first time lucky with IVF. Sleep-addict Andy starts to worry with the arrival of twin daughters just weeks away, and pregnant at just fifteen: it's a medical emergency, as single mum Louise gives birth to twin girls.
S01:E12 - Episode 12
There's a steep learning curve in store for teenage single mum Louise, as her twin daughters go home. There's a birth drama for Chireal -- but can she avoid a caesarean? And IVF mum Michelle finally meets her miracle twins.
S01:E13 - Episode 13
It's first family photos for Chireal and Andy -- but the strain of newborn twins means life is less than picture perfect. Michelle finds twins tough going too -- as Martin goes back to work. And meet Joanna, whose nesting instinct has gone into overdrive.
S01:E14 - Episode 14
Teenage mum-to-be Kayleigh met her boyfriend at school when she was just twelve -- now seventeen, she's pregnant with twins. Kate has two boys already -- and is expecting two more -- but a condition called Twin to Twin Transfusion Syndrome is threatening the lives of her babies. And operation-hating Joanna faces a caesarean
S01:E15 - Episode 15
Teenage single mum Louise hits rock bottom -- but are there better times ahead? Joanna recovers in hospital after the birth of her twin boys: will she and husband Aziz ever be able to agree on names for their twins? And after a nail-biting pregnancy, Kate's counting down to her caesarean
S01:E16 - Episode 16
It's the day of Kate's caesarean, and nerves are running high. Just the idea of giving birth is enough to make teenage mum-to-be Kayleigh anxious. And meet Julie and Joe, who've already got a ten year old -- and two-year-old twins -- but are now bracing themselves for triplets
S01:E17 - Episode 17
There's an African welcome home for Joanna and her newborn twins. Triplet mum Julie is admitted on hospital bedrest to safeguard her pregnancy. And teenage mum Kayleigh is at the centre of a birth drama
S01:E19 - Episode 19
IVF mum Michelle celebrates the Mother's Day she never thought she'd see. Kate's outnumbered as her new twins take the boy-count to five (including husband Brian). And Julie and Joe take their triplets home
S01:E20 - Episode 20
Bring on the bus: it's a first outing for Julie and Joe's triplets. Life with twins is a walk in the park for Joanna; and Kate and Brian are feeling the strain of four boys under five. Plus find out the latest news about some familiar faces from the series -- how are Alice and Mathew, Vanessa and Dave, Chireal and teenage mum Louise faring?