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Five Minutes With: Carol Vorderman

9 October 2010 Last updated at 02:30 BST

TV presenter Carol Vorderman talks to Matt Stadlen about her time on Channel 4 game show Countdown, dealing with disappointment, how Cambridge University taught her more than engineering and why numbers "dance" for her.

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