Father of actors Daniel Peacock and Harry Peacock.
Wrote the 1960s hit single "Mrs. Brown, You've Got a Lovely Daughter", recorded by Herman's Hermits, Joe Brown's "That's What Love Will Do" and Jess Conrad's "Mystery Girl".
Had a trial for Tottenham Hospur F.C. when he was 18 years old.
Season ticket holder for Yeovil Town F.C.
Wrote and recorded a single called "Hot Hiss Of Steam", featuring Jackie Atom (as Atom).
Appeared with his son, Harry Peacock, playing father and son in the UK TV series Kingdom (2007).
Currently playing the character of Verges, the headborough" in "Much Ado About Nothing" at the National Theatre in London, UK [March 2008]