A number of well-known Irish acts will play a special charity gig commemorating the 31st anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster next month.

'A Night for Chernobyl' will see Bell X1 frontman Paul Noonan, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Gavin Glass, Ollie Cole, and Ian Doyle (The Man Whom) playing the Set Theatre in Kilkenny on Wednesday, April 26th.

All profits will go to Adi Roche’s Chernobyl Children International and more guests will be announced in the coming weeks.

Tickets are €25, available from www.set.ie and on sale this Thursday at 10am.