Zena Skinner was born in 1927, in Luton, and died on March 7, 2018.
She was a chef, writer, and cookery expert on television and radio.
Skinner served in the Women’s Royal Naval Service during World War II.
Following the Second World War, Skinner worked as a demonstrator at the Eastern Electricity Board showroom in Royston.
During 1959 Zena’s first appearance on television.
Skinner presented cookery programmes for the BBC and, later, Channel 4.
She appeared as a “castaway” on the BBC Radio programme Desert Island Discs, on 3 March 1969.
Skinner died at 91 years old.