North West Simon Community’s “Street Sleep” in Letterkenny this evening

simonnwPeople in Co Donegal are being asked to sleep rough tonight - but it's only for one night.

The North West Simon Community's "Street Sleep" takes place at the Market Square in Letterkenny tonight at 10.00 pm.

This is the fourth year that the event has taken place to raise public awareness about the homeless.

Collette Ferguson from the Northwest Simon Community says the aim of the event is to prevent homelessness: