File image of Seamus McGrane

A Real IRA leader who plotted to carry out an explosion during the State visit of Prince Charles in 2015 has died in prison. Seamus McGrane (64) died(...)

Seamus McGrane (63), from Dromisikin in Co Louth, has been jailed for eleven and a half years for directing the activities of a terrorist organisation which plotted an explosion during the State visit of Britain’s Prince Charles two years ago.

Dissident republican leader Seamus McGrane was bugged by gardaí as he plotted in a well-known Dublin pub with another man to carry out an operation in(...)

The court found Seamus McGrane (63) discussed an operation involving explosives in the run-up to the State visit of Prince Charles two years ago.

A dissident republican leader convicted of directing the activities of a terrorist organisation which plotted an explosion during the State visit of B(...)

A surveillance device was placed in the Coachman’s Inn near Dublin Airport after gardaí saw Seamus McGrane meeting another man there on a monthly basis. Image: Google Streetview

A Co Louth man accused of directing the activities of the IRA discussed bomb-making in the snug of a Dublin pub that had been bugged by Garda detectiv(...)

Prince Charles and his wife Camilla at Mullaghmore, Co Sligo, during their visit to Ireland in 2015. Photograph: Eric Luke

The visits to Ireland by the Prince of Wales and his wife, the Duchess of Cornwall, have cost the Garda more than €2 million to police, according to n(...)

Independent TD Maureen O’Sullivan says she stands over her letter expressing dismay at the length of time Donal O’Coisdealbha had spent in custody.  Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Independent TD Maureen O’Sullivan says she stands over her letter expressing dismay at the length of time Donal Ó Coisdealbha had spent in custody. “(...)

Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall at Mullaghmore Co Sligo in 2015. Photograph: Eric Luke

A Dublin man arrested on explosives charges in the run-up to the State visit of Prince Charles last year has been jailed for five and a half years by (...)

Independent TD Mick Wallace  was one of three TDs who attended the hearing  in the  Special Criminal Court. Photograph: Collins

Three TDs attended a bail application yesterday by a Dublin man who has been in custody since last May after his arrest on IRA and explosives charges.(...)

A file image showing Prince Charles arriving at the National University of Ireland in Galway on May 18th. Photograph: Darren Staples/Retuers

A man arrested on IRA and explosives charges in the lead up to Prince Charles’ official State visit will make a renewed bail application later this mo(...)

Three men have appeared before a Saturday sitting of the non-jury Special Criminal Court charged with membership of the IRA among other offences

Three men have appeared before a Saturday sitting of the non-jury Special Criminal Court charged with membership of the IRA among other offences.The m(...)