December 1st : No programme
December 8th Peter runs through some recent book publications about traditional music, song and dance which might give ideas for Christmas presents.
December 15th A pre-Christmas selection from some the many CDs of traditional music and song issued during the past year.
December 22nd: Traditional and folk music with a Christmas flavour as the festive season gets into full swing.
December 29th A tribute to poet Séamus Heaney in The Poet and the Piper with Liam Ó Floinn, recorded at the Barbican Centre, London in April 1999.