7.3/10
55
5 user 1 critic

Not on Your Nellie 

Nellie Pickergill moves to London to take the reins of her Ailing fathers Chelsea pub.
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



3   2   1  
1975   1974  

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Nearest and Dearest (1968–1973)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

On the death of their father Joshua, siblings Eli and Nellie Pledge inherit the family business, Pledge's Purer Pickles, at Colne, Lancashire, in the north of England. Their faithful ... See full summary »

Stars: Hylda Baker, Jimmy Jewel, Joe Gladwin
The Wackers (TV Series 1975)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Billy Clarkson tries to settle back into family life after being away for two years.

Stars: Ken Jones, Sheila Fay, Alison Steadman
Queenie's Castle (1970–1972)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A popular North Country vehicle for Diana Dors, who starred as the indomitable and downright blunt Queenie Shepherd, drinker of light ale by the crate, owner of a stout Yorkshire accent and... See full summary »

Stars: Diana Dors, Tony Caunter, Barrie Rutter
Birds of a Feather (1989–2019)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Comedy series following the lives of sisters Tracey and Sharon who are left to fend for themselves after their husbands are arrested for armed robbery.

Stars: Pauline Quirke, Linda Robson, Lesley Joseph
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

On their father's death, Eli and Nellie Pledge inherit a pickle factory in Colne, in the north of England. The warring siblings struggle to keep the decrepit "Pledge's Purer Pickles" afloat... See full summary »

Director: John Robins
Stars: Hylda Baker, Jimmy Jewel, Edward Malin
Man About the House (1973–1976)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

One morning after a particularly wild party, Chrissy and Jo wake up to find Robin sleeping in their bath. He needs a place to live, they need a flatmate that can cook, so they decide to let... See full summary »

Stars: Richard O'Sullivan, Paula Wilcox, Sally Thomsett
Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em (1973–1978)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Accident-prone Frank Spencer fails to navigate the simplest tasks of daily life, while also trying to look after his wife and baby.

Stars: Michael Crawford, Michele Dotrice, Jessica Forte
The Gauntlet (1977)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A hard but mediocre cop is assigned to escort a prostitute into custody from Las Vegas to Phoenix, so that she can testify in a mob trial. But a lot of people are literally betting that they won't make it into town alive.

Director: Clint Eastwood
Stars: Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke, Pat Hingle
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Hylda Baker Hylda Baker ...  Nellie Pickersgill 17 episodes, 1974-1975
Leo Dolan Leo Dolan ...  Charlie 17 episodes, 1974-1975
Roger Howlett Roger Howlett ...  Gilbert 17 episodes, 1974-1975
David Rayner David Rayner ...  George 14 episodes, 1974-1975
John Barrett ...  Jed Pickersgill 13 episodes, 1974-1975
Alexandra Dane Alexandra Dane ...  Beryl 7 episodes, 1974
Ashiq Ashiq ...  Ali 7 episodes, 1974
Edit

Storyline

Nellie Pickergill moves to London to take the reins of her Ailing fathers Chelsea pub.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 March 1974 (UK) See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(17 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

John Barrett had previously played Hylda Baker's father in the TV series (and film) Nearest and Dearest (1968) - but dies at the start of both. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Raucous,crude and very funny to this day!
12 January 2008 | by rocknrelicsSee all my reviews

I have just bought the DVD of the first series, a programme I haven't seen since it first aired in 1974 when I was 11! So many of Hylda Baker's catchphrases have stuck with me 'Don't be ricidodolous' 'I can say that without fear of contraception'etc.

It seemed so racy when I watched it with my mum and dad back in 1974,at the age of 11, although of course by todays standards it is quaint more than rude! The main thing is, the programme is still funny, and I have found myself laughing out loud, something I don't do with much of todays so called comedy.

I suppose too many people would find some of the characterisation of the pubs customers offensive, but more fool them for taking life to seriously, after all people are funny!! Recommended for anyone with an open mind and a love of true comedy.


11 of 11 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 5 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed