Downey due in Old Bailey today for bail hearing

A Donegal man charged with the murder of four soldiers in the 1982 IRA bombing in London's Hyde Park is due to appear at the Old Bailey in London today for a bail hearing.

A preliminary hearing of the case is set for June 5th.

John Anthony Downey of Ards, Creeslough is accused of being responsible for a car bomb - which killed members of the Royal Household Cavalry.

The 61 year old was arrested at Gatwick Airport on Sunday.