Sadie, It's Cold Outside. Sadie Potter (Rosemary Leach). Copyright: Thames Television.

Sadie, It's Cold Outside

ITV sitcom about a woman bored of her life. 7 episodes (pilot + 1 series) in 1975. Stars Rosemary Leach and Bernard Hepton.

Series 1, Episode 1

Sadie and Norman have been married for 23 years and she swears that he has no idea what she does in the house. He's not listening because he's too busy watching TV!


This episode is a reworking of the unbroadcast pilot.

Broadcast details

Monday 21st April 1975
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Rosemary Leach Sadie Potter
Bernard Hepton Norman Potter
Guest cast
Lesley Joseph Cashier
Bernard Stone Chip Shop Proprietor
Tiffany Evans Marilyn
Ken Sicklen Chip Shop Customer
Susan Richards Elderly Customer
John Flanagan Announcer (Voice)
Writing team
Jack Rosenthal Writer
Production team
Les Chatfield Director
Les Chatfield Producer
David Richens Production Designer