Trevor Martin (17th November 1929 - 5th October 2017) appeared in two roles in Coronation Street: in October 1966 he played Det Con Rogers who investigated Elsie Tanner's anonymous phone caller and he returned to the programme between January and March 1984 as Ivy Tilsley's love-interest Arthur Whittaker.

He has also appeared in Van der Valk, The Onedin Line, Inspector Morse, Z Cars and The Bill, in addition to a long association with Doctor Who. On stage he played the Doctor in a 1974 Doctor Who stage play - Seven Keys to Doomsday.