Nadiya Hussain
Nadiya Hussain

Since winning the BBC’s The Great British Bake Off in 2015, Nadiya Hussain has gone from being the most famous British baker to being a columnist, author and television presenter. She has produced a popular documentary giving an insight into Bangladesh, her country of origin, as well as a TV cookery series. She has become a household name and instantly recognisable face in the UK, Bangladesh and for Muslims worldwide. She was bestowed the honour of being asked to produce a cake for the 90th birthday celebrations of Queen Elizabeth II.

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