Alix Hughes has an honours degree from Bristol University in German and French. He spent half his year abroad studying in Berlin. Alix later did a two year diploma in Youth and Community Work at Bristol Poly and undertook a four month placement in a Berlin community centre.
He has several German friends including two originally from Hannover. Alix has visited Hannover on three occasions as part of his job as twinnings association co-ordinator, over the past twelve years.
He lives with his partner Constance and their two children Stanley and Stella in Ashton Gate, the home of football!