As part of RTÉ Big Music Week, RTÉ have released a charity single in aid of Barnardos children’s charity.

Written by award-winning songwriter Brendan Graham, the song is entitled The Fair, Fair Land and was performed on the Late Late Show last Friday, October 4, by Celine Byrne, Marianne Knight, Nono Madolo and Eimear Quinn, the RTÉ Concert Orchestra and the UCD Choral Scholars.

All proceeds from the sale of the single will benefit Barnardos and it is available to download for 99c here

Speaking about the release of the single Fergus Finlay, CEO Barnardos said: “I’d like to say a huge thank you to RTÉ and all the artists who so generously came together to perform this amazing song in aid of Barnardos.

"We are delighted that all the proceeds from single sales will go to Barnardos and assure you 100% of that will be spent directly on our work with vulnerable children and families across Ireland. I encourage everyone to go online tonight and download The Fair, Fair Land in aid of Barnardos.“