The Russ Abbot Show Series 5

1st Broadcast January-March 2002 BBC Radio 2



Dirk Maggs


Produced for

BBC Radio 2



Russ Abbot hosts another half-hour of hilarity of lampooning sketches and songs


Broadcast dates


Episode 1 10th January 2002
Episode 2 17th January 2002
Episode 3 24th January 2002
Episode 4 31st January 2002
Episode 5 7th Febuary 2002
Episode 6 14th Febuary 2002
Episode 7 21st Febuary 2002
Episode 8 28th Febuary 2002


Russ Abbot
Jeffrey Holland
Bella Emberg
Suzy Aitchison
Chris Emmett


Production Crew

None at this time


Recorded at

Radio Theater, BBC Broadcasting House London England


Music composed & Arranged

None at this time


Comment by Dirk Maggs

None at this time


Running Time

30 Minutes 8 Episodes


Other Links

The Russ Abbot Show Series 1

The Russ Abbot Show Series 2

The Russ Abbot Show Series 3

The Russ Abbot Show Series 4

I have yet to find a website about Russ Abbot on the Internet DW

Russ Abbot Show Vol. 1 CD and cassette


The Russ Abbot tape/CD is still the world's best kept secret. The BBC shop doesn't appear to sell it, but the tape appears to be on the Amazon site

(mysteriously dated 1998, unless this is something different).

Aha! Both the tape and CD ARE on Amazon - but only if you type in Russ Abbott (wrongly spelt with two 'T's!)

The CD is TLCD 06 on The Laughter Label and quotes the contact



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