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Tuesday 21 March 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Prince Charles

Last year
# Podcast
The Explainer: What are the challenges facing King Charles?
We speak to media consultant and former Sky News reporter Enda Brady explains.
# Changes
King Charles will be the new face on UK money and stamps but it could take years
Coins, banknotes and passports will be updated in Britain following the death of Queen Elizabeth.
# prince of wales
Prince Charles ‘accepted £1m from family of Osama bin Laden’, report claims
The Sunday Times said Charles secured the money from Bakr bin Laden, the patriarch of the wealthy Saudi family, and his brother Shafiq.
# deportation flights
'Appalling': UK's Prince Charles privately expresses concerns about Rwanda migrant policy
Reports from The Times say that Charles said he was “more than disappointed” with the new policy.
# UK
Plans to legislate on Irish language set out in Queen’s Speech
Prince Charles read out the speech instead of his mother due to her health problems.
# UK royals
Britain's Charles and Camilla visit Waterford as they continue their tour of Ireland
The UK’s royal couple have also been to Northern Ireland this week.
# aslan gig
UK's Charles and Camilla tour Belfast park honouring Narnia creator CS Lewis
The royals will continue their tour of Ireland with engagements in Waterford and Tipperary.
# Tyrone
Prince Charles and Camilla enjoy walkabout on County Tyrone visit
The couple went on a walkabout in Cookstown.
# Prince Charles
UK royal family confirm plans to visit Ireland in March as part of world tour
Prince Charles and his wife Camilla will visit Ireland from 23 to 25 March.
# Royal Family
Queen Elizabeth will carry on with ‘light duties’ despite Covid infection, palace says
The diagnosis follows a string of coronavirus cases among the royal family and the Queen’s Windsor Castle team.
# Tipperary
Major security operation as Prince Charles and Camilla set to visit Co Tipperary next month
A large-scale security plan will be in place for the visit to Cahir and Cashel.
# Bad luck
Prince Charles tests positive for Covid-19 for a second time
He was in close contact with UK politicians Rishi Sunak and Priti Patel at an event yesterday.
All time
# State Papers
Her mother was 'dying to go' to Ireland after Prince Charles in 1995 but the queen said 'not just yet'
Charles visited Ireland less than a year after the Provisional IRA ceasefire in 1994.
# archives
Prince Charles' 1996 visit to Ireland was scrapped amid safety concerns, records show
The Prince of Wales had planned to visit the Republic a year after his historic maiden trip.
# cancelled trip
Prince Charles says it's with 'particular sadness' he can't visit Ireland this year
The next-in-line to the British throne has visited Ireland with his wife Camilla every year since 2015.
# Testing times
Prince Charles 'did not jump the queue' for Covid-19 test, insists UK Health Minister
The Prince of Wales tested positive for the virus.
Prince Charles criticised for taking private helicopter to make speech on lowering aircraft emissions
The royal flew 126 miles to speak to scientists about lowering aircraft emissions.
# climate action
'We simply cannot waste any more time': Prince Charles meets Greta Thunberg in Davos
President Donald Trump left the Swiss resort expressing regret he didn’t meet Thunberg.
# Royal Family
Trump again says Meghan Markle was 'nasty to him' and he 'totally listened' to Prince Charles about climate change
Piers Morgan interviewed the US President on Good Morning Britain today.
# Prince Charles
Prince Charles visits Wicklow Mountains National Park during day two of Ireland visit
During the visit, Prince Charles spent time at Glendalough.
# Royal Visit
Prince Charles and Camilla to take in the sights of Wicklow
Gardaí have been carrying out security sweeps of locations where the royals are due to visit.
# security sweeps
Gardaí beef up security ahead of Prince Charles visit due to activity of dissident republicans
A number of security sweeps have already been carried out.
# wedding traditions
Poll: Where do you stand on a bride being 'given away' at her wedding?
What are your thoughts?
# Rebels and Royals
14 tweets and photos illustrating the wonder that was Prince Charles' visit to Cork Boiiiii
Great day for Cork, lads!
# Kerry visit
Prince Charles' visit to the Kingdom: Here are the traffic diversions for Friday
Roads in Killarney, Tralee and Derrynane will be closed to facilitate the royal visit.
# you're too kind
Trump and Prince Charles got the most expensive gifts from the Taoiseach this year
Justin Trudeau got socks from Leo Varadkar (of course), among other presents.
# Seamus McGrane
After bugging his pub conversations, gardaí found these explosives in Real IRA leader's house
Seamus McGrane was earlier sentenced to 11-and-a-half years for plotting an attack during Prince Charles’ State visit two years ago.
# Courts
Real IRA leader jailed for 11-and-a-half years for plotting attack during Prince Charles visit
Seamus McGrane was convicted of directing terrorism in the State.
# unresolved issues
Derry mayor refuses to meet Prince Charles during royal visit
Maolíosa McHugh cited Charles’ links to the Parachute Regiment that was responsible for the Bloody Sunday killings.
# Prince Charles
'He was like, 'You n***er' and I thought, 'Wow - really?'': Wes Charles on Ireland and abuse
From the Caribbean to Galway, via Sligo Rovers, Bray and Russia, the imposing centre-back has had quite the journey.
# The Prince and I
Wreaths, the Taoiseach and a very good dog: a day spent with Prince Charles
“In these challenging times, it is more important than ever that we strengthen the connections between us and forge new ones wherever we can.”
# Having the craic
'You're even older than me': Prince Charles shares a joke and a handshake with Gerry Adams
The Duke and Duchess of Cornwall had a packed schedule today.
# Royal Visit
Prince Charles lays poppy wreath and unveils Victoria Cross memorials in Glasnevin Cemetery
He took part in ceremonies to honour those who died in World War I and the 1916 Rising.
# Royal Visit
PICTURES: With hurling royalty looking on, Prince Charles tried his hand at the game today
Kilkenny was one port of call for the Royal couple as part of the second day of their Irish visit.
# Royal Visit
Prince Charles says it would be a tragedy if British-Irish relations broke down
Roads all around Kilkenny will be closed as Prince Charles visits today.
# The Prince and I
Michael D Higgins will have a private dinner with Prince Charles tonight
There are no details as to what will be on the menu tonight.
Here's why the British royal family doesn't use a surname
Before 1917, the family had no last name at all.
# court letter
O'Sullivan 'stands over' support for man arrested on explosives charges before Prince Charles visit
Donal O’Coisdealbha was jailed for five and a half years yesterday after pleading guilty to IRA membership.
# Prince Charles
Man arrested on explosives charges before visit of Prince Charles jailed for five and a half years
The court previously heard evidence that gardaí found explosive device components in the man’s locker at Maynooth University.
# Courts
Semtex, detonators and homemade explosives found before Prince Charles visit
A man – described by his counsel as “someone who is capable of deep and rich intellectual and cultural life” – is due to be sentenced next month.