Irish TV Actress Rachel Pilkington will cut the ribbon at the starting point of Cashel Darkness Into Light 2016. Rachel is an award-winning Irish actor best known for her roles in Glenroe and The Clinic but most recently for her role as barmaid 'Jane Black' in Fair City. A native of Tipperary Town, Rachel has a great love and regard for Animals and the Environment but equally she is concerned about the Mental Health and wellbeing of people, which led her to become one of the official Ambassador's for Pieta House .We are delighted to welcome Rachel to Cashel Darkness Into Light. You can register online for the walk using the book now button above on our cover photo. The walk in Cashel on May 7th at 4.15am is one of over a 100 worldwide locations that will raise awareness and funds for Pieta House, walkers symbolically start the walk in the dark and finish as the sun rises symbolising hope.
The theme for this year's walk is gratitude. If you would like to help on the night please look at South Tipperary volunteer page on Facebook or send your details to Cher here at the facebook page.