Walaa has a passion for all things food and kitchen related. Since moving from Syria with her husband and 3 children almost 2 years ago.  She has integrated with her local community through her cooking and eagerness to learn.

Walaa is currently at college studying NVQ L3 Catering and Hospitality, to further her skills and knowledge. For 2nd year she is in Cooperation with HDM Spice shop to present some dishes of Syrian food to Culture Bazaar visitors. She loves nothing more than to feed others and will look forward to hearing what the people of Carlisle think about her food.