Vigil taking place in Donegal today to mark anniversary of Savita Halappanavar

The Coalition to Repeal the 8th' has organised a vigil today in Donegal to mark the fifth anniversary of Savita Halappanavar's death.

Members of the public are invited to join vigils across the country today including Dublin and more than 20 other locations around Ireland, from Cork, Galway and Donegal.

Convener of the Coalition, Ailbhe Smyth, says it's time to take on board the lessons of the past: