Web inventor is 'Greatest Briton'

Good News For Sir Tim Berners-Lee, who developed the web in the late 1980s, has been named Greatest Briton 2004 at a ceremony attended by Gordon Brown. He says he was just "in the right place at the right time". On receiving his award on Thursday, Sir Tim said: "I have won awards for computers but I have never won an award for being British."

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