Christopher Adam Carlton is the only child of John and Katherine Carlton. He was born 1 February 1995. He lives in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire.
In September 1999, when he was 4, he started Reception Great Shelford Church of England Primary School, in Great Shelford, Cambridgeshire.
In September 2006, when he was 11, he started Sawston Village College. In 2011, he took his GCSEs at Sawston Village College, Cambridgeshire with A*AAAAAABBB English language (A), English literature (B), Maths (B), Physics (A), Biology (A), Chemistry (A), French (B), History (A*), Physical Education (A), Geography (A).
In September 2011, he started Hills Road Sixth Form COllege.
In November 2012 he applied to University at Brunel (BBB offer), East Anglia (BBB offer), Northampton (BBC offer), Coventry (BBC offer), Oxford Brookes (BBB offer). He firmed East Anglia and put Northampton as his insurance.
In 2013, he took A levels at Hills Road Sixth Form College with ABB in Psychology (A), Biology (B) and Sociology (B) and an AS in PE (B), and got his place at East Anglia confirmed.
In September 2013, he started university at East Anglia, studying Occupational Therapy. He lived in Constable Terrace for his first year, then moved into a 4 bedroom house with friends in second and third year. He graduated in 2016.
In September 2016, he got a job in Northampton as an Occupational Therapist, and moved to Wellingborough, Northamptonshire.