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The Queen's meet-and-tweet: How YOU viewed Day 2 Royal Visit This post contains images

The Queen's meet-and-tweet: How YOU viewed Day 2

Queen Elizabeth II made it to Croke Park in one of the most heavily symbolic days of her Irish trip, as noted by Twitter.

From TheJournal.ie Hungry yet? Beef and salmon on the menu for Royal dinner Queen's Visit

Hungry yet? Beef and salmon on the menu for Royal dinner

Ever had Meath strawberries? How about Irish apple balsamic vinegar meringue? All on the menu in Dublin Castle tonight.

From TheJournal.ie Cameron arrives in Dublin for bilateral meetings with Taoiseach Bilateral Visit

Cameron arrives in Dublin for bilateral meetings with Taoiseach

David Cameron says he looks forward to the opportunity to develop Anglo-Irish relations as “neighbours and friends”.

From TheJournal.ie What the international media is saying about the Queen's visit Royal Visit This post contains images

What the international media is saying about the Queen's visit

The first 24 hours of the royal tour have seen a flood of more than 5,000 reports in newspapers around the world. We take a look at how the visit went down globally.

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Wednesday Take 5

Take 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From The42 In pictures: Queen Elizabeth visits Croker Royal Visit This post contains images

In pictures: Queen Elizabeth visits Croker

The British monarch made a poignant visit to Jones’ Rd this afternoon where she met intercounty players, toured the grounds and walked out on the famous sod.

From The42 Hallowed ground: Queen Elizabeth II visits Croke Park on historic day for GAA Royal Visit

Hallowed ground: Queen Elizabeth II visits Croke Park on historic day for GAA

Royal party learn about the history and culture of the GAA during 50-minute visit to Headquarters.

From TheJournal.ie Adams asks Kenny to respect right to boycott Queen’s visit events Royal Visit

Adams asks Kenny to respect right to boycott Queen’s visit events

The Sinn Féin President lashes out in the Dáil at Taoiseach Enda Kenny, asking him to respect his right not to attend events.

From TheJournal.ie Demonstrators remanded in custody over anti-Royal demonstrations Courts

Demonstrators remanded in custody over anti-Royal demonstrations

Twenty demonstrators are remanded in custody with consent to bail, while there are no further public order arrests today.

Duking it out, part deux: Who wants to stop for a Guinness?

One really has a goo on one, doesn’t one, Prince Philip?

Duking it out: Our tips for gaffe-prone Prince Philip on his way around Ireland

The Queen’s consort verged on creating another of his trademark foot-in-mouth moments at the Guinness Storehouse this morning so TheJournal.ie has come up with an etiquette checklist for the Duke of Edinburgh.

From TheJournal.ie Twenty people in court over protests during royal visit to Dublin Arrests

Twenty people in court over protests during royal visit to Dublin

Gardaí are prepared for further disruptions by demonstrators today, as the British monarch begins the second day of her state visit to Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Queen Elizabeth begins second day of state visit Queen's Visit

Queen Elizabeth begins second day of state visit

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth will visit the Guinness Storehouse, the Irish War Memorial Garden at Islandbridge, Croke Park, and attend a banquet in Dublin Castle later today – where she will be joined by David Cameron.

From TheJournal.ie Traffic jams fit for a Queen: how to get around Dublin Public Transport

Traffic jams fit for a Queen: how to get around Dublin

The Queen will tomorrow tour the Guinness Storehouse, Islandbridge and Croke Park. Here’s where traffic will be hit.

From TheJournal.ie Slideshow: Meaningful points on the Queen's itinerary Queen's Visit This post contains images

Slideshow: Meaningful points on the Queen's itinerary

Queen Elizabeth’s itinerary is rich with historical significance – with stops including the National War Memorial Garden and Croke Park. We look at the past events associated with some of her stops.

From TheJournal.ie Twenty to appear in court over Queen's Visit protests Courts

Twenty to appear in court over Queen's Visit protests

21 people are arrested over a handful of demonstrations coinciding with the Queen’s visit to Dublin city centre this afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie In pictures: the first day of the Queen's historic visit Royal Visit This post contains images

In pictures: the first day of the Queen's historic visit

The first hours of the first ever visit by a British Monarch to the Republic of Ireland – as seen through the camera lens.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Tuesday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

All the news of the day you might have missed…

The Queen's meet-and-tweet: How YOU viewed today's visit Royal Visit This post contains images

The Queen's meet-and-tweet: How YOU viewed today's visit

The conduct of those inside and outside the security cordons in Dublin today comes under scrutiny from Twitter.

From TheJournal.ie State of the city: Dublin traffic restrictions eased after Queen's visit Royal Visit

State of the city: Dublin traffic restrictions eased after Queen's visit

The temporary partition of Dublin along the Liffey has ended, with bus and Luas services returning to normal.

From TheJournal.ie Twenty-one arrests in city centre as Queen visits Garden of Remembrance Royal Visit This post contains images

Twenty-one arrests in city centre as Queen visits Garden of Remembrance

“All hell breaks loose” on Dorset Street as the Queen arrives to lay a wreath to Irish republicans at the Garden of Remembrance.

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Tuesday Take 5

Take 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie Gallery: International press focus on historical and security elements of royal visit Royal Visit This post contains images

Gallery: International press focus on historical and security elements of royal visit

Check out some of the headlines the British monarch’s visit to Ireland is generating around the world.

From TheJournal.ie Controlled explosion carried out on “elaborate hoax” device in Fairview Bomb Scare

Controlled explosion carried out on “elaborate hoax” device in Fairview

The suspicious device was found earlier this afternoon on Dublin’s northside, just as Queen Elizabeth II was set to touch down in Ireland for visit.

How not to... conduct a flag-burning protest Flag Burning This post contains videos

How not to... conduct a flag-burning protest

Rule number one for the symbolic burning of a national flag: Check it is made of flammable material.

Play Fantasy Monarchy: Your chance to elect Ireland's royal family Royal Visit This post contains a poll

Play Fantasy Monarchy: Your chance to elect Ireland's royal family

If it came down to it, who would you pick to fill Irish royal roles, such as Rí or Banríon na hÉireann?

Union Jack flies across from Government buildings as the Queen touches down

The view from Leinster House shows the Union Jack flying next to the Tricolour to welcome Queen Elizabeth II.

From TheJournal.ie Bombs scares and controlled explosion herald the Queen's historic visit to Ireland Royal Visit

Bombs scares and controlled explosion herald the Queen's historic visit to Ireland

It’s all systems go for Queen Elizabeth II’s first ever trip to the Republic. Enda Kenny says he hopes protesters don’t embarass the country as the eyes of the world’s media turn on Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Céad míle fáilte? Five other controversial visits to Ireland Royal Visit

Céad míle fáilte? Five other controversial visits to Ireland

Our selection of a few other controversial and divisive visits to Ireland from past years – all with lesser impact on Dublin traffic.

From TheJournal.ie Bomb found in Maynooth ahead of the Queen's visit Bomb Scare

Bomb found in Maynooth ahead of the Queen's visit

A viable IED was discovered on a bus in Maynooth last night, while a security alert at the Luas stop in Blackhorse this morning has been declared a hoax.

From TheJournal.ie Sinn Féin tables motion urging UK to release Dublin-Monaghan files Bombings

Sinn Féin tables motion urging UK to release Dublin-Monaghan files

A private members’ motion put by Sinn Féin coincides with the 37th anniversary of the Dublin-Monaghan bombings.

From TheJournal.ie Gerry Adams suggests alternative celebration for Queen’s visit: a celebration of republicanism Royal Visit

Gerry Adams suggests alternative celebration for Queen’s visit: a celebration of republicanism

Sinn Féin party leader outlines a range of alternative activities including the release of 1,000 black balloons during the royal visit.

From TheJournal.ie Take 5: Monday Take 5

Take 5: Monday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie Republican dissidents issue London bomb threat Bomb Threat

Republican dissidents issue London bomb threat

Scotland Yard says the warning is “non-specific” in time and location – there have been two other security alerts in central London today.

From TheJournal.ie President McAleese sees royal visit as "extraordinary" historical moment Royal Visit

President McAleese sees royal visit as "extraordinary" historical moment

Traffic and parking restrictions are being implemented in the capital today ahead of the royal visit, and will be put in place in Kildare, Tipperary and Cork at the end of the week.

From TheJournal.ie 'Taliban Terry' still being held over alleged Obama threats Security Alert

'Taliban Terry' still being held over alleged Obama threats

While Islam convert is being held in security operation around US presidential visit, file going to the DPP on another man suspected of photographing Garden of Remembrance ‘with intent’.

Don't call me princess: Fáilte Ireland makes Queen gaffe Etiquette This post contains videos

Don't call me princess: Fáilte Ireland makes Queen gaffe

So our national tourism board got the British royal etiquette wrong – but how easy is it to know how to greet a monarch? We look at international royal meet ‘n’ greet customs.

From TheJournal.ie Trim pipe bomb may have been protest at Queen's visit Royal Visit

Trim pipe bomb may have been protest at Queen's visit

Minsiter for Justice Alan Shatter says a pipe bomb thrown at the Duke of Wellington monument may have been a protest.

From TheJournal.ie 'Real IRA' group threatens to kill more PSNI officers Real IRA

'Real IRA' group threatens to kill more PSNI officers

A group styling itself the ‘Real IRA’ says it will continue to target Northern policemen, and opposes the visit of Queen Elizabeth.

From TheJournal.ie Fairyhouse scrambles to cover up anti-royal slogan burnt into turf Royal Visit

Fairyhouse scrambles to cover up anti-royal slogan burnt into turf

Grand National preparations are disrupted after a slogan protesting the Queen’s visit is burnt into turf at the finishing post.