Can't Connect, Won't Connect

A so-called 'digital revolution' is promised to transform public and private life, but many millions are still not online in Britain, saying that they don't need or want to join this revolution.

Chris Bowlby discovers who the digital 'refuseniks' are, and explores how far their resistance can go.

And he asks the government's new digital inclusion champion, Martha Lane Fox, what will happen if attitudes do not change.

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A so-called 'digital revolution' is promised to transform public and private life, but many millions are still not online in Britain, saying that they don't need or want to join this revolution.

Chris Bowlby discovers who the digital 'refuseniks' are, and explores how far their resistance can go.

And he asks the government's new digital inclusion champion, Martha Lane Fox, what will happen if attitudes do not change.