Benedict Arthur "Ben" Brooks is the second child of Robert and Tara Brooks. He was born 19 June 2005. he has older sisters Alexandra from 2003. He lives in Guildford, Surrey.
In September 2008, when he was 3, he started Lanesborough School in Guildford, Surrey. He attended the school until age 11.
In September 2016, when he was 11, he started Year 7 at Royal Grammar School, Guildford.