Northern Ireland

Twelve arrested near Dublin Queen event

Twelve people have appeared in court in Dublin after Irish police recovered rockets, flares and fireworks.

The 11 men and one woman were arrested near Connolly Station in Dublin on Thursday evening. They appeared in court later on public order charges.

It is alleged they were on their way to the Dublin Convention Centre where the Queen was attending a concert.

All were released on bail to appear before Dublin's Criminal Court again on 2 June.