TV: N is for... Nationwide By TV Cream Posted on April 16, 2009 Share Tweet Share Share Email Comments ON BBC1 FROM 1969 TO 1983 “I DUNNO what a folly is. Bob, do you know what a folly is?” The Nationwide story in full Related Items:1969, BBC1, Colourful locals with a story to tell, Dapper hosts passing a sponge cake between the nations and regions Share Tweet Share Share Email Recommended for you Look, Stranger! Invaders, The Domesday Detectives, The Click to comment 0 Comments Glenn A July 11, 2009 at 7:43 pm Also exposed the Look North legend Mike Neville to a wider audience when he became a stand in presenter in 1979-80. Perhaps they should have given him the gig full time, but from what he told me he couldn’t stand London beer and had to go back home to Scottish and Newcastle. Having tried London beer- the Courage ( Feather) Light comes to mind- I can see where he was coming from. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.