Oh…Miss Jones!

MERCHANDISE – Audio, Books, Stamps + Websites


Two volumes of audio cassettes, each containing ninety minutes of laughs, were released by the Speaking Book Company in 1992 at £7.99 each.

Both were deleted in 1996.

Volume One 
Running time: 90 minutes. ISBN: 1898138257. 
Released through The Speaking Book Company in September 1992. 
Deleted in 1996.

Volume Two 
Running time: 90 minutes. ISBN: 1840070102 
Released through Koch International  in April 1997.

Deleted in 2000. 


The big-screen version also led to a 45rpm single being issued by Pye on the CHIPS label (CHI 101). The A side was entitled ‘Rising Damp’ and featured Leonard Rossiter, while the B side, ‘Damp Disco’, was by The Rigsbyettes. –

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Label: Chips UK

CHI 101

Rekease Date: 8 Feb 1980

Format: Vinyl 7”


Various – The Hammer Comedy Film Music

Feat. Rising Damp Movie Soundtrack + Clips

Label: GDI Records – GDICD004

Format: CD, Compilation

Country: UK

Released 1999

Label: GDI Records – 47090

Format: CD, Compilation

Country: UK

Released 21 Apr 2003


RISING DAMP by Tony Warren

Sphere published the first, written by Tony Warren, in 1977. In it Warren, the creator of Coronation Street, took highlights from the original episodes and produced a full-length novel

(ISBN: 0722.1891.25). The paperback version cost just 65p!

July 1977 Hardback

Title: Rising Damp
Author(s): Tony Warren
ISBN: 0-7278-0243-7 / 978-0-7278-0243-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Severn House Publishers Ltd

March 1977 Paperback

Title: Rising Damp
Author(s): Tony Warren
ISBN: 0-7221-8912-5 / 978-0-7221-8912-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sphere

Rising Damp by Christine Sparks

Series: Coronet Books

Paperback: 192 pages

Publisher: Coronet (1980)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 0340255420

ISBN-13: 978-0340255421



Hardcover: 192 pages

Publisher: Boxtree Ltd; hardcover edition (7 Sept. 2001)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 0752261398

ISBN-13: 978-0752261393

RISING DAMP – The Complete Scripts by Richard Webber

Hardcover: 544 pages

Publisher: Granada Media (4 Mar. 2002)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 0233999442

ISBN-13: 978-0233999449

The Rising Damp Quiz & Fact Book Kindle Edition

Mark McCaighey


Author: Mark McCaighey

Publisher: Andrews UK

Release: 02 May 2013

Publisher: AG Books

Print ISBN: 9781785385179, 1785385178

eText ISBN: 9781785385179, 1785385178

Copyright 2016


RISING DAMP – 42p Stamp

Issued to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Independent Television

Released 2005 (September 15 2005) 

Designed by Kate Stephens
Size 41mm (h) x 30mm (v) 
Printed by De La Rue Security Print
Print Process Lithography
Perforations 14.5 x 14

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Paul Fisher’s Authorised Leonard Rossiter / Rigsby Online / Reggie Perrin tribute site.

A great read for any admirer of Leonard’s body of work, Paul’s been administering this site for many years and it continues to grow and grow, great work Paul!


“Oh…Miss Jones!” The Official Rising Damp website was administered by me, 2001 – 2003

www.risingdamp.tv (now removed)

And, last but by no means least, this one – you’re here! A return of “Oh…Miss Jones!”, a new website, updated and expanded with offerings from my own personal archive spanning years of research on the series.


With almost all the items listed above being out of print and/or no longer available, you can still find used copies on amazon, ebay and all trusted reseller sites.

Do you have any additions to this list?

Are you looking to sell any items featured on this list?

Please let me know: omj@risingdamp.org

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