Encore! Paul McCartney's Halifax Concert Back on EastLink Pay-Per-View

    HALIFAX, July 23 /CNW/ - Back by popular demand, Paul McCartney fans can
catch the excitement of his fabulous Halifax concert with seven encore
presentations on EastLink. EastLink Digital Cable customers can watch Sir
Paul's recent Halifax concert on EastLink Pay-Per-View in digital or high
definition with the first of seven broadcasts airing Friday, July 24th at 8 pm
    Halifax was McCartney's only Canadian stop on what could be his last
North America tour. The legendary musician wowed the more than 50,000 fans who
gathered at Halifax's North Common on July 11 as he sang songs from the
Beatles, Wings and his solo career, including Jet, Blackbird, Hey Jude and
Mull of Kintyre.
    Paul McCartney in Concert in Halifax will air on pay-per-view digital
cable on channel 310 and in high definition on channel 684 across the majority
of EastLink service areas in Atlantic Canada where EastLink Digital Cable is
available. The concert, which has a PG rating and an approximate duration of
three hours, can be ordered for $19.99 plus taxes and in high definition for
$24.99 plus taxes.
    Broadcast times for Paul McCartney in Concert in Halifax are listed in
Atlantic Standard Time:

        Friday, July 24th
        20:00 AST
        23:00 AST
        02:00 AST (early morning of Saturday, July 25th)

        Tuesday, July 28th
        22:00 AST

        Wednesday, July 29th
        17:00 AST
        02:00 AST (early morning of Thursday, July 30th)

        Thursday, July 30th
        20:00 AST
    For more information on EastLink products and services, including
EastLink Digital Cable, visit eastlink.ca or call toll free 1-888-345-1111 in
Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island or 1-866-737-7662 in Newfoundland and

    About EastLink

    Operating from its headquarters in Halifax, Nova Scotia, EastLink has the
distinction of having been the first cable company in Canada to enter the
telephone market, and the first communications and entertainment company in
North America to combine cable, Internet and telephone service in a
communications and entertainment bundle. At EastLink, creativity, ingenuity
and innovation are the driving forces behind our great products and services.
More than 1,150 employees provide a range of communications, entertainment,
television and advertising services to residential, business and public sector
customers in Atlantic Canada, Ontario and Quebec. EastLink has been recognized
as one of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies for the past three years, and its
parent company, the Bragg Group, was named Canada's Family Enterprise of the
Year for 2009. For more information on EastLink, please visit eastlink.ca.

For further information:

For further information: Jill Laing, Communications, EastLink, (902)
446-1939, jill.laing@corp.eastlink.ca

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