Alzheimer's Society pay tribute to Vicar of Dibley star Trevor Peacock

The actor, known for playing Jim Trott in the sitcom, has passed away aged 89.

Kate Lee, CEO of Alzheimer’s Society, said:

'Everyone at Alzheimer’s Society is deeply saddened to hear that the brilliant Trevor Peacock has passed away from a dementia related illness. He was a man of many talents, but will be remembered by many for bringing joy and laughter to households across the nation with his iconic role as Jim Trott in the Vicar of Dibley. We are so grateful to Trevor and his family who have supported Alzheimer’s Society through fundraising for a number of years. Our thoughts and sympathies are with his family and friends at this difficult time.'