Darkness Into Light

Joan Freeman Founder of Pieta House at the starting line of Darkness Into Light 2016 in the Phoenix Park

NO REPRO FEE 07/05/2016. An estimated 120,000 people turned out for dawn walks for Pieta House’s annual Darkness Into Light fundraising and awareness event. The 5km walk, supported by Electric Ireland, got underway at 4.15am on Saturday morning, May 7th in nearly 120 locations in Ireland and across the world. Abu Dhabi and Iceland were among some of the new international venues hosting the dawn walk this year. At home, over 20 venues came on board to host the event for the first time this year. Pictured is Joan Freeman this morning in Dublin’s Phoenix Park. Photography: Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland