17th October 1997 at 01:00
'Education must be a blend of history, science and literature, but with lessons for life. The Internet can't revolutionise education. And if Mr Blair puts it in every school, how do we know some egghead isn't going to invent something new? The Internet is a great soundbite, but I say what about pens and paper'

DJ Chris Evans talking in the Sunday Times about the Prime Minister's plan to link all schools to the Internet

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