Man About The House. Image shows from L to R: Chrissy Plummer (Paula Wilcox), Robin Tripp (Richard O'Sullivan), Jo (Sally Thomsett). Copyright: Thames Television
Man About The House

Man About The House

  • TV sitcom
  • ITV1
  • 1973 - 1976
  • 39 episodes (6 series)

When Chrissy and Jo search for a third tenant to help pay the rent, they intend on finding another female. But then they meet young Robin Tripp. Stars Richard O'Sullivan, Paula Wilcox, Sally Thomsett, Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy and Doug Fisher

Episode menu

Series 4, Episode 2 - One For The Road

Mr Roper has taken up home-brewing. Meanwhile, Chrissy's learning to drive and Robin's attempting to instruct.

Broadcast details

Thursday 13th March 1975
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Tuesday 27th November 2012 5:25pm ITV3
Wednesday 28th November 2012 10:00am ITV3
Wednesday 26th June 2013 5:15pm ITV3
Monday 9th December 2013 5:15pm ITV3
Tuesday 10th December 2013 6:10am ITV3
Tuesday 2nd February 2016 4:15pm ITV3
Wednesday 3rd February 2016 6:00am ITV3
Monday 11th July 2016 5:15pm ITV3
Saturday 16th July 2016 4:15am ITV3
Tuesday 1st November 2016 4:15pm ITV3
Wednesday 2nd November 2016 6:00am ITV3
Tuesday 4th July 2017 4:10pm ITV3
Wednesday 5th July 2017 6:00am ITV3
Wednesday 6th November 2019 10:05am ITV3
Tuesday 14th January 2020 9:55am ITV3
Monday 23rd March 2020 9:30am ITV3
Friday 5th June 2020 10:00am ITV3
Thursday 8th October 2020 9:30am ITV3
Thursday 4th March 2021 9:50am ITV3
Tuesday 22nd June 2021 9:55am ITV3
Tuesday 22nd June 2021 3:55pm ITV3
Monday 27th September 2021 9:05am ITV3
Tuesday 28th September 2021 1:50am ITV3
Wednesday 27th October 2021 8:35am ITV3
Monday 21st March 2022 9:10am ITV3
Wednesday 3rd August 2022 8:40am ITV3
Monday 12th December 2022 8:35am ITV3
Saturday 17th December 2022 8:20am ITV3
Tuesday 21st March 2023 8:05am ITV3
Thursday 23rd March 2023 1:45am ITV3

Cast & crew

Richard O'Sullivan Robin Tripp
Paula Wilcox Chrissy Plummer
Sally Thomsett Jo
Yootha Joyce Mildred Roper
Brian Murphy George Roper
Guest cast
Ken Watson Policeman
Harry Littlewood Driving Examiner
Alister Williamson Police Sergeant
Erik Chitty Magistrate
Marc Boyle Warrant Officer
Frank Lester Clerk of the Court
Writing team
Brian Cooke Writer
Production team
Peter Frazer-Jones Director
Peter Frazer-Jones Producer
John Plant Production Designer

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