Goodnight Bill Tarmey. You were the best. We'll miss you so much x
An ITV spokesperson said: "The cast, crew and production team at Coronation Street are devastated to hear of Bill's death.
"Our thoughts and prayers are with Bill's wife and soulmate Ali and their family at this very sad time."
– On behalf of Bill Tarmey's family
"The family of Bill Tarmey have confirmed that he sadly passed away this morning in Tenerife. They have respectfully asked the media for privacy as they grieve for a wonderful husband, father and brother."
Coronation Street Actor Bill Tarmey, who played Jack Duckworth, has passed away in Tenerife.