Refugee who was bullied at school wins Miss Central London

Franceska Murati a Londoner from Southwark who has just been crowned Miss Central London at the annual Miss London beauty pageant.

Since winning the crown she has opened up about her turbulent path to entering the competition.

She originally came to the UK as a refugee fleeing the war in Kosovo something she hid from all her friends until now.

Tanya caught up with her to learn about her past, the struggles she had school and how the competition gave her the confidence to tell her story.

Tanya Francis 3rd July 2023

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