"Well-travelled, well-read - but not a big head!"
Andy was born in Scotland, not too long ago, and has since lived in Yorkshire, Manchester, Leicestershire, The South East and London. He is now settled in the Midlands.
After gaining a BA (Hons) at Loughborough University and a Postgraduate Diploma at London's Drama Studio, Andy took on various theatrical, television and commercial jobs.
An award-winning scriptwriter and editor, Andy's short film works have been shown all over the world, winning international film festival awards, and culminating in his first feature film – LAST PASSENGER – released in October 2013.
Andy is also an experienced stand-up comic, having toured on the National Student Comedy Network and performed at some of the top venues in the UK, including The Comedy Store in London and The Glee Club in Birmingham.
As a voice-over artist, Andy has voiced various different adverts and projects - including Channel 4's popular 'Coach Trip' series.
As a presenter on Ideal World for almost 10 years now, Andy has developed a style that is informative, but fun. He particularly enjoys technology, leisure, craft and kitchen shows.
Andy married co-presenter Loen in December 2004 and they are the proud owners of an Alaskan Malamute called Oban.
Outside work, Andy enjoys writing, travelling, going to the gym, dining out and reading. He is also a passionate fan and member of Tottenham Hotspur Football Club.