Over 1,000 people took part in The Pieta House, Darkness into Light walk for suicide in Letterkenny.

The 5k fundraising event began at the Letterkenny Community Centre at 4.15am this morning. The Town Park was lit up with LED tea lights for the walk.

Darkness into Light walks were held in over 39 venues across the country and a total of 80,000 people took part in Ireland.

Walks were also organised by member of the Irish Diaspora in London and Sydney.

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