Queen Elizabeth II Visit Puts Dublin on High Alert CheapOair Staff May 17, 2011 general Threat on Queen Deemed 'Minimal' Dublin is on high alert today due to the Queen of England’s visit today. They’ve all ready found a bomb close to the Irish capital, and noticed a second suspicious package but turned out to be nothing. The explosive was discovered in the luggage compartment of a bus located in Maynooth. It was ‘destroyed’ according to the report by Breaking Travel News. The prime minister of Ireland, Enda Kenny, called the threat ‘minimal’ and the visit from the Queen would go on as scheduled. 10,000 authority officials will be issued to ensure safety throughout Ireland. The Queen alone will be guarded by 120 British officers.