Darkness Into Light walk launch

Event to be launched this Saturday

Darkness Into Light walk launch

Longford will be hosting its third Darkness Into Light 5K walk on the morning of May 7 at 4.15am, joining others throughout the world in this unique event in aid of Pieta House.

Darkness into Light is Pieta House’s key annual fundraising and awareness event, supported by Electric Ireland.

It represents hope and solidarity, as it symbolises the work of Pieta House – bringing people from darkness into the light.

The Longford Darkness into Light walk will be launched in Longford Shopping Centre this Saturday, March 19 at 1.30pm and for those intending to participate in the walk, early bird registration is available from 12 noon – 2pm and anyone who has already registered online will be able to collect their t-shirts.

There will be a number of other registration sessions prior to the walk and details will be shared on the Darkness Into Light Longford Facebook page.

Registration rates - €25 for adults (€20 Early Bird available from March 7 to March 28); €15 OAP, Student, Job Seeker; €65 Family (2 adults & children); €20 per person for a group of 5 or more people; Children U-14 free but must be accompanied by an adult.