Did Scotsman Henry Sinclair beat Columbus to America by 94 years?

Today marks the 620th Anniversary of Henry Sinclair becoming the first European to set foot in North America (allegedly) almost 100 years before Christopher Columbus arrived to claim the credit.

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Top whisky winners announced at Spirit of Speyside Festival

The Spirit of Speyside Whisky Festival is basking in the glow of success after delivering a record-breaking five-day celebration of the water of life to a worldwide audience.

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St Columba’s cell on Iona revealed by archaeologists

Archaeologists from the University of Glasgow have uncovered conclusive evidence that a wooden hut traditionally associated with St Columba at the monastery on the island of Iona does indeed date to his lifetime in the late sixth century AD.

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