Stephen Sutton was born in Harbourne, Birmingham in 1955, but left this to live in Lichfield, Staffordshire with his parents and older brother at the age of four.
Stephen began school life at what is now known as the ‘Willows’ School before going to the newly built Chadsmead School around 1960. In 1967 Stephen left this school for Netherstowe Comprehensive School and remained there until 1972, when he went briefly to college, then working.
Stephen left Lichfield in 1990, moved to Manchester and started a family, and furthered his education at college and university. He is now a Qualified Nurse and is happily married with four children.