Further change of directors and officers of Royal Roads



    Trading Symbol: RRO - TSX-V
    Shares Outstanding: 112,127,490

    HALIFAX, Aug. 13 /CNW/ - Royal Roads Corp. (RRO-TSX-V) ("Royal Roads")
has announced further change of directors and officers of Royal Roads after
the completion of the plan of arrangement with Buchans River Ltd. ("Buchans
River") following which Buchans River became a wholly-owned subsidiary of
Royal Roads.
    Effective August 12, 2008, G. William Felderhof replaced Warren MacLeod
as President and Chief Executive Officer of Royal Roads. Mr. Felderhof also
serves as a director of Royal Roads, Buchans River and Acadian Mining
Corporation (ADA-TSX) ("Acadian") which owns approximately 29% of shares of
Royal Roads. Mr. Felderhof is also the President and Chief Executive Officer
of Acadian. Mr. MacLeod resigned from the board of directors of Royal Roads
effective August 12, 2008.
    "We would like to thank Warren MacLeod for his contributions to Royal
Roads and Buchans River and wish him every success in his future endeavours,"
expressed Will Felderhof.

    About Royal Roads
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    Royal Roads is a resource company based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
and is focused on exploring and developing base metal properties in central
Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Its wholly owned subsidiary, Buchans River,
is also based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada and is focused on exploring and
developing base metal properties in the famous Buchans mining camp in central
Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Together, Royal Roads and Buchans River
control a total of 33,700 hectares within central Newfoundland and Labrador's
Victoria Lake and Buchans mining camps, including the historic Buchans mine
(owned by Buchans River) and the Daniels Pond deposit (owned by Royal Roads).
Buchans River also controls several exploration properties outside of the
Buchans camp, including several under joint venture to Prominex Resource Corp.
(PXR - TSX-V) and Playfair Mining Ltd. (PLY - TSX-V), which are being actively
explored. Royal Roads is 29.18% controlled by Acadian Mining Corporation, a
Halifax based resource company developing gold and base metal properties,
including the Scotia Mine (lead and zinc) in Nova Scotia.

    Forward Looking Statements
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    Certain information regarding the Royal Roads contained herein may
constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of applicable
securities laws. Forward-looking statements may include estimates, plans,
expectations, opinions, forecasts, projections, guidance or other statements
that are not statements of fact. Although Royal Roads believes that the
expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, it
can give no assurance that such expectations will prove to have been correct.
The company cautions that actual performance will be affected by a number of
factors, many of which are beyond Royal Roads' control, and that future events
and results may vary substantially from what both companies currently foresee.
Royal Roads' forward-looking statements are expressly qualified in their
entirety by this cautionary statement.

    The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy
    or accuracy of this release.
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For further information:

For further information: William Felderhof, President & CEO of Royal
Roads; David Felderhof, Vice-President of Royal Roads; (902) 444-3637

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