Actor Peter Barkworth who was best known for playing Mark Telford in the 1979 television series Telford's Change has died aged 77.
Barkworth became a household name in Telfords Change
He died at London's Royal Free Hospital of bronchopneumonia just 10 days after suffering a stroke.
The Kent-born actor won two Bafta awards during his 30-year career for his appearances in Professional Foul and The Country Party.
He also appeared in episodes of cult TV series The Avengers and Doctor Who.