Over 1,000 people turn out for ‘Darkness into Light’ in Letterkenny

darknessOver 1,000 people people have taken part in The Pieta House, Darkness into Light walk for suicide prevention in Letterkenny.

The 5k fundraising event got underway at quarter past four this morning at 39 venues across the country.

80,000 people took part across Ireland, with members of the Irish Diaspora also taking part in events in London and Sydney.

Speaking after this morning's event, CEO of Pieta House, Joan Freeman says it was a huge success.