The Dr Who actress Mary Tamm has died aged 62

The Dr Who actress Mary Tamm has died aged 62, her agent has said.

Tamm, who played the Doctor’s companion Romana alongside Tom Baker, died at a hospital in London on Thursday morning. She had been suffering from cancer for 18 months.

She was born in Bradford, West Yorkshire, the daughter of Estonian refugees, and had a long career on stage and screen. She starred in the films The Odessa File and The Likely Lads and had recurring roles in the soaps Brookside and EastEnders.

Tamm leaves her husband Marcus Ringrose, daughter Lauren and son Max.

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