Welwyn Garden City worker on being fired from The Apprentice

PUBLISHED: 12:37 29 October 2019 | UPDATED: 12:37 29 October 2019

Lubna Farhan, who works at Tesco's headquarters in Welwyn Garden City, has been fired from The Apprentice 2019. Picture: BBC / Boundless / Ray Burmiston

Lubna Farhan, who works at Tesco's headquarters in Welwyn Garden City, has been fired from The Apprentice 2019. Picture: BBC / Boundless / Ray Burmiston

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Welwyn Garden City worker and University of Hertfordshire graduate Lubna Farhan has been reacting to Lord Sugar's decision to fire her from BBC show The Apprentice.

The class of 2019: The full line-up for The Apprentice before Lord Sugar's firings began. Picture: BBC / Boundless / Ray BurmistonThe class of 2019: The full line-up for The Apprentice before Lord Sugar's firings began. Picture: BBC / Boundless / Ray Burmiston

The finance manager who works at Tesco's headquarters lasted four weeks before hearing the notorious phrase 'you're fired' from Lord Sugar in the 15th series of the programme.

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In the boardroom, he said: "Lubna, haven't seen much from you, and you certainly didn't do much in this task either - you didn't sell anything,"

Speaking to The Independent in the wake of being fire, the 33-year-old said: "It was very, very difficult for me to concentrate in the process, because I've got two kids who are two and one.

Lubna Farhan, Jemelin Artigas and Pamela Laird in a taxi after being told that they're going to Cape Town, South Africa, for the first task of this season's The Apprentice. Picture: BBC / BoundlessLubna Farhan, Jemelin Artigas and Pamela Laird in a taxi after being told that they're going to Cape Town, South Africa, for the first task of this season's The Apprentice. Picture: BBC / Boundless

"Before The Apprentice, I was looking after them 24/7 on maternity leave, and then all of a sudden being thrown into a house with these extreme personalities and not being able to talk to them was very difficult."

The Apprentice continues tomorrow (Wednesday) on BBC One.

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