OTTAWA, April 10 /CNW/ - The Broadcasting Consortium announces that the
French language Leaders' Debate will be broadcast on Wednesday, April
13 instead of Thursday, April 14. The Debate will air from 8 p.m. (ET)
to 10 p.m. (ET).
The change was made with the consent of all parties participating in the
debates, and is in keeping with the Consortium's goal of ensuring
debates are scheduled to reach as wide an audience as possible.
The Broadcasting Consortium believes this schedule modification is in
the best interest of the general public.
About the Broadcasting Consortium:
The Broadcasting Consortium is composed of Canada's largest television
networks. Its members - CBC/Radio-Canada, CTV, Global and TVA - invest
resources in a joint effort to offer Canadians Leaders' Debates in
French and English.
SOURCE BROADCASTING CONSORTIUM
For further information:
Marco Dubé, Spokesperson for the Broadcasting Consortium - (613) 288-6039