A Dublin man has pleaded guilty at the non-jury Special Criminal Court to the possession of a cache of firearms in a business park in Dublin.

James Walsh, 33, with addresses at Wheatfield Avenue, Clondalkin and Neilstown Drive, Clondalkin, Dublin 22, admitted to the possession of ten revolvers, four pistols, a sub-machine-gun, an assault rifle and various ammunition magazines.

He was found with the cache on 24 January this year at a unit in Greenogue Business Park, Rathcoole, Co Dublin.

Walsh has been remanded in custody until 11 January next year, when he will be sentenced.

Walsh's co-accused, Jonathan Harding (44) of McNeill Court, Sallins, Co Kildare, and Declan Brady (51) from The Park, Wolston Abbey, Celbridge, also in Kildare, were both remanded in custody until 10 November, when their case is listed for mention again. 

Both men are charged with the unlawful possession of five revolvers, 20 rounds of ammunition and a silencer on 24 January at the unit in Greenogue Business Park.