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'Big cat' on prowl in UK in 1903, scientists discover

Scientists have uncovered evidence that sightings of big cats, such as the Beast of Bodmin, or lions in Essex, may not be a myth.

They say a Canadian lynx was on the loose in Devon 100 years ago.

A study of remains found in a museum has been published in the journal, Historical Biology.

  • 25 Apr 2013