Andrew is the father of William, who was diagnosed with Duchenne in 2016 at the early age of 1, after a random blood test. Andrew Graduated from the University of Derby with a BA (Honours) Degree in History, before becoming a director of his family run business. Since Williams diagnosis Andrew has thrown himself into fundraising, setting up William's Fund with Duchenne UK to contribute in the quest to find meaningful treatments and eventually a cure for this condition.