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Trevor Peacock passes away aged 89 years old

It is Cult Faction’s sad duty to announce that Trevor Peacock has passed away at the age of 89 years old. Sadly he was diagnosed with vascular dementia in 2009 and in 2013 was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. His family announced the sad news in a statement: “Trevor Peacock, actor, writer and song-writer, died aged 89 on the morning of March 8th from a dementia-related illness.”

Peacock was known for his role of Jim Trott in the comedy series The Vicar of Dibley alongside its main star Dawn French; he also appeared in Eastenders, Neverwhere, Man in a Suitcase, The Old Curiosity Shop, The Gentle Touch, Danger: Marmalade at Work, C.A.T.S. Eyes, King & Castle, Boon, The Bill,  Casualty, The Smell of Reeves and Mortimer, Highlander, The Famous Five, Underworld, Magic Grandad, Dinotopia, Waking the Dead, Time Trumpet, Kingdon, Fred Claus, Kingdom, and Hotel Babylon.

Music was also a passion of Trevor Peacock. He wrote the 1960s hit single “Mrs. Brown, You’ve Got a Lovely Daughter”, recorded by Herman’s Hermits, Joe Brown’s “That’s What Love Will Do” and Jess Conrad’s “Mystery Girl” as well as releasing his own records…

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