Janet Street-Porter: 'Experts say I'm common but I'm just not bovvered! It hasn't held back David Beckham or Adele'
If Chaucer were alive today, he’d be on Twitter, and his Canterbury Tales would be constantly updated online.
Listening to the dramatisation of Samuel Pepys diaries on Radio 4, I came to the same conclusion. I’m proud to be successful and sound common — it’s hardly an indicator of my intelligence, but a cause for celebration.