Chesham councillor Rabia Bhatti talks politics
Rabia Bhatti was the youngest elected Muslim female councillor in UK. Elected to Chesham Town Council in Buckinghamshire in 2011, she is now up for the Young Achiever of the Year Award at the British Muslim Awards.
Rabia is used to breaking records becoming the youngest school governor in the country at the age of 18, and being the youngest British Pakistani female to receive the Presidential Award from the President of Pakistan.
In this extract she speaks to Chetan Pathak on BBC 3CR about some of the things she does…