Saint Columba is commonly believed to have brought Christianity to Scotland, but how much of this tale is true? Columba was a very influential figure and his ability to write won him friends in high places. Iona became a beacon for Christianity and a centre of power in Scotland.

First broadcast:
9 November 2008

As they watch the clip, ask students to summarise the information. They can then use their summary to create a cartoon storyboard telling the real story of Saint Columba.